This Moodle page is for my form class to access the AKO resources if they need them.

Ako time is an opportunity for students to meet with their teacher and discuss their pathways, discover tools for and the support available to them to take control of their own learning. It will build connections between students, their teachers, the school and the wider community. It will also provide an opportunity for students to develop an understanding of social and environmental issues and how they can contribute to the solutions.


yr 9 projects

This course will introduce you to a range of sewing equipment and give you experience with a variety of construction and decoration skills (stencilling, applique etc)  You will learn to develop and present  creative design ideas and  this course will help you turn those ideas into real products and garments.

10TXD projects

This course will introduce you to a range of sewing equipment and give you experience with a variety of construction and decoration skills (stenciling, applique etc)  You will learn to develop and present  creative design ideas and  this course will help you turn those ideas into real products and garments.


10TXA projects

In this junior option course you will complete two practical design projects:A personalised printed hoodie and a community textiles item (in 2014 we made quilts for Wellington Hospitals NCIU). Throughout these projects you will build practical sewing  skills, produce some experimental samples and develop illustration skills. The aim of this course is to have fun, be creative and develop original and personally designed articles, while preparing you for Level 1 NCEA - or life!


This course builds essential skills and knowledge for students who are interested in a career path in Fashion Design, or for those who love to design and sew as a creative outlet.  Thinking, problem solving and managing self are competencies which are key in this subject.  Students will complete four practical assignments with supporting research and design work

12FDE projects

This course further develops skills and knowledge for students who are interested in Fashion Design or for those who love to design and sew.  A study of fashion history, more advanced construction skills and development of  illustration techniques are included at this level. Students will complete two major practical assignments and one minor assignment with supporting research and design work