Newsletter: February 2019

Monthly Newsletter. Tēnā koutou. As we move steadfastly towards the reopening of TIPENE, our Committee will endeavour to provide regular updates on relevant developments (on the 28th of every month) and as a means of keeping you all informedengaged, and inspired!

NZ Herald: Old boys bid to reopen St Stephen's School at Bombay

Māori leaders are promoting two separate initiatives to reopen boarding schools for Māori boys in the upper North Island.

A group of old boys from the former St Stephen's School at Bombay, also known by its Māori name Tipene, have opened a website for registrations for a new Māori boys' school which they plan to open in 2020.

Waatea News: Tipene old boys pursue leadership dream

The head of a roopu trying to reopen St Stephen’s College says Māori boarding schools are needed to build future generations of Māori leadership.

The TIPENE Reopening Committee has launched a website where families can register their interest in sending their boys to a proposed new school.