As part of the PPTA Secondary Teachers’ Collective Agreement, (for teachers throughout New Zealand), teachers are entitled to paid union meetings during school hours.
There will be a Paid Union Meeting on Thursday May 31 that PPTA members are required to attend. As a result of this, students will be released from the College at 11.45 a.m. There will be supervision for those students who are not able to be picked up. The timetable for Thursday May 31 will be:
Period 1: 9.10 - 9.55 a.m.
Period 2: 9.55 - 10.40 a.m.
Interval: 10.40 - 11.00 a.m.
Period 3: 11.00 - 11.45 a.m. Lessons finish.
Supervision by non-union members:
11.45 a.m. All students to the Hall
11.45 a.m. Supervision session one staffed by non-union members
Lunch 1.00 - 2.05 p.m.
2.05 - 3.05 p.m. Supervision session two staffed by non-union members.