Year 9 English as an Additional Language

Course Description

Teacher in Charge: S. Rugnitz

Course Aims:

To provide extra written and spoken language support for students whose English language still needs development.

Course Outline:

  • Reading;
  • Writing;
  • Grammar;
  • Speaking;
  • Listening; and
  • Assistance is also given with other subjects when required.

If students develop a good standard of English during the year they can move to another option if they wish.


For NCEA Levels 1, 2 & 3 courses will be made up of a selection of the stated standards. This will happen at the beginning of the year with the assigned teacher.