This note is not part of the order, but is intended to indicate its general effect.
This order, which comes into force on 1 November 2007, amends the Education (2008 School Staffing) Order 2007. The amendments to the principal order—
•reduce the teacher/student ratio to 1 teacher per 18 students from the beginning of the 2008 school year for Maori-medium students (as defined in the principal order) in primary, intermediate, and special schools:
•increase the management time allowance for primary schools, intermediate schools, and special schools with rolls of 187 students or more. The new levels apply from the beginning of the 2008 school year for intermediate schools and special schools, and on and from 2 July 2008 for primary schools.