|Name||Le Bons Bay School|
Le Bons Bay School
Address: Le Bons Bay Rd, Akaroa
School type: Full primary (Years 1 to 8), decile 4
School roll change (from 2008 to July 2012): 13 to 4
Building damage: Two of the school's five buildings had some of earthquake damage, and one will need strengthening work.
Land status: Unknown
The ministry's plan: Close
Rationale for closure: The school's roll has been consistently declining and the board of trustees has recommended voluntary closure. The school will close at the end of the year.
Principal: Jude Hateley
Jude Hateley said the school had decided to voluntarily close before the ministry's proposals were announced.
- © Fairfax NZ News
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