Year 5 – 8

Welcome to Room 2

Where the children:

  • By Year 8 self-manage their own learning working at a tutor/mentor level 
  • Are learning how to implement Inquiry Learning
  • Year 7/8  students are able to attend Manual Training for two terms
  • Know that when they enter the next stage of learning at Year 9 they are more than able to meet its learning demands

Our students are learning to practise their faith through:

  • Daily individual prayer timeKia ora, welcome to Room 2

We are the Senior Class at Waimate North Campus. 

Our children are fortunate to have a learning environment that is:

  • A  1:1 digital classroom using Google Classroom
  • Undergirded by ‘Interact’, God centred curriculum based on the National Curriculum
  • A multi-level classroom –  Year 4-8 
  • Tailored to their learning level not their Year Level or their age
  • Supported by teachers who are passionate about Literacy and Numeracy (separate qualified teaching)
  • Enriched by EOTC specifically related to each term’s theme (we work thematically across the curriculum)
  • Based on higher order thinking
  • Daily reading, reflection and application of God’s Word in their lives
  • Contributing to schoolwide activities
  • Raising of money for independent charities – beginning of a sense of mission


Mrs Robyn Burgess

Mr Graeme Burgess

Mrs Jenny Neale

Examples of Student Work

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Room 2 – Art
Room 2 – Writing