Secondary Overview

Christchurch Adventist School (CAS) offers an academic/co-educational programme from Years 0 to 13, implementing this through our curriculum vision framework “Educating for Eternity through GROWTH”

CAS is fully committed to educating and equipping students for this world and for Eternal life in the Kingdom of God. CAS has small class sizes fostering supportive and caring relationships between students, teachers and support staff. Students enabling them to make informed choices when studying towards their NCEA Levels 1, 2 and 3 in Years 11 to 13. A number of leadership and extra-­‐curricular opportunities are also available to all students.

The Gateway and STAR programmes are offered to Year 12 and 13 students to gain experience in their chosen career pathway and earn credits toward further study and achievement. In either Year 12 or 13 all students are given the opportunity to be part of our Bi-­‐Annual Service Trip to the Pacific Islands – a wonderful way to serve a community in need while discovering another culture first hand.

The Special Character of our school is modelled and incorporated in all subject
areas…

Whether you are studying towards tertiary study, learning a trade or about to become the next Michael Jordan or John Key – Christchurch Adventist School provides opportunities to enhance and encourage
these characteristics, developing them alongside a Christ-­‐like character.

Subjects/Opportunities offered include:

  • Christian Living
  • Service Trips
  • Mathematics
  • Weeks of Worship
  • Calculus
  • Inter-­‐school sport
  • Statistics
  • Athletics
  • Science
  • Cross-­‐country
  • Biology
  • Swimming Sports
  • ChemistryHouse competitions
  • Physics
  • School Camps
    • Hard Materials
    • Technology Gateway
    • Art
    • STAR
    • Food Technology
    • Leadership Camps
    • Digital Technology
    • Ski days
    • Physical Education/Health
    • Music
    • Social
    • Studies
    • French
    • History/Geography
    • Careers

    Our Location

    Our Difference

    - A Christian school where God comes first
    - Christian values are taught and encouraged
    - Caring family environment
    - Student success, achievement and priority
    - Small classes allowing more individual attention

    Contact Details

    15 Grants Road
    Papanui
    Christchurch , New Zealand

    P: (03) 352 9173
    F: (03) 352 3470