Pursuant to section 156A (1) of the Education Act 1989,
I hereby declare that Awariki School (2545), Norsewood School (2622), Ormondville School (2632) and Matamau School (2610) will merge on 31 December 2003.
Norsewood School will be the continuing full primary school.
Dated at Wellington this 14th day of August 2003.
TREVOR MALLARD, Minister of Education.