Year 9 Literacy Support

Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Mrs C. Gilbert

This course aims to offer extra literacy support for identified students. Students in this course will explore the basics of language and be offered extra support in unpacking the criteria for tasks offered in English courses. 

Recommended Prior Learning

Students are placed in this class based on recommendations from previous schools and/ or based upon achievement in the Entrance Test completed at the end of Year 8.  


Courses will only run based on minimum entries

Selecting a course does not guarantee entry into this course

You may apply for an exemption if you do not meet the prerequisites of a course or if the course requires this for entry

Standards offered can be altered at the discretion of the HOF or HOD of the Department

Some standards in NCEA courses might be optional depending on student strengths