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Marian College – The meaning of spirit on a journey across multiple sites

Marian College will have spent 12 years without a permanent site when it moves into its new campus in 2023. After significant liquefaction following the 2011 Christchurch earthquake, Marian had to move from its North Parade location.

Plans are well underway for Marian College's new campus in Papanui. Despite not having a permanent campus for so long, Marian College has maintained a level of school community because of their students, whānau, and teachers who are involved with the school. As they plan to move their staff and 430 students to their new campus, discussions are focussing on what the new school will look and feel like.

The community


Designing a brand new school

The future

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