PPTA Union Meeting on Tuesday 29 November
In accordance with their entitlement under the provisions of section 26 of the Employment Relations Act 2000, the Post Primary Teachers' Association (PPTA) has notified our School Board of a regional Paid Union Meeting in Canterbury on the morning of Tuesday 29 November 2022. This meeting will run from 9.00am to 11.00am in central Christchurch. The majority of our teaching staff will be attending this meeting. This necessitates a late start to of school day on Tuesday 29 November.
All period 1-2 classes are cancelled. Buses will arrive for a 12.00pm start (approximately three hours later than the usual 9.00am start). We will then run three 50 minute periods (and a lunch break) from 12.00pm to 3.00pm, as follows:
Period 3 class = 12.00pm-12.50pm
Period 4 class = 12.50pm- 1.40pm
Lunch = 1.40pm-2.10pm
Period 5 class = 2.10pm -3.00pm (buses arrive at the usual pick-up time)
There will be limited teacher staffing available on the morning of Tuesday 29 November. Any students who need to attend from 9.00am at school will need to make their own travel arrangements and report to Rakahuri at 9.00am for a roll check before being supervised by teaching staff.