Pursuant to section 156A (1) of the Education Act 1989,
I hereby declare that Cambridge Street School (1703), Oraka Heights School (1868), Putaruru West School (1914) and Puketurua-Arapuni Combined School (1909) will merge on 1 January 2004 and become a full primary school.
Putaruru West School will be the continuing school.
Dated at Wellington this 30th day of August 2003.
TREVOR MALLARD, Minister of Education.