Pursuant to section 156A of the Education Act 1989,
I declare that North New Brighton School, Central New Brighton School and Freeville School, Christchurch, will merge on 27 January 2015 as a Year 1-8 full primary school.
North New Brighton School will be the continuing school.
Dated at Wellington this 16th day of October 2013.
HON HEKIA PARATA, Minister of Education.