The Education Review Office (ERO) reviews schools on a 3-5 year cycle. Botany Downs Secondary College was last visited in June 2012.
High expectations and shared values impact positively on the learning culture and promote student progress and achievement.
View the full report on www.ero.govt.nz , or
575 Chapel Road.
Within easy walking distance of the school is, Botany Town Centre the second largest shopping mall in the country, there are shops, cinemas , restaurants, libraries , ice skating rink and entertainment complexes.
The nearest beaches are within 15 minutes drive.
The design started by using the circles of the Beta and Delta characters of the Greek alphabet, and the overlapping circular shapes echo the roles of the educator and the learner.
The charter sets out for the college, parents, families, whanau, and wider community, what a board intends to achieve for its students and how it will do this. All schools must have a charter which is annually reviewed (Education Act, section 61).
Updated each year with the Ministry of Education and the Annually Updated Section (Annual Plan).
Outlines the Board of Trustees strategic aims for the next three to five years. It reflects what the Board is doing to make a difference for student achievement and progress, particularly for Maori and Pasifika students, and students with special education needs
Identifies the Board of Trustees priorities for the coming year. It includes the Board’s actions to raise student progress and achievement, and describes how the Board is giving effect to the National Education Guidelines, which include the National Administration Guidelines (NAGs), that the college must comply with.