28 Nov 2019

Principals envious of Auckland schools' fundraising

From Morning Report, 8:39 am on 28 November 2019

Principals south of the Bombay Hills say the superior fund-raising ability of high-decile Auckland schools is creating a gap with the rest of the country.

Fees from foreign students and donations are boosting the coffers of already well-heeled Auckland schools by as much 40 percent more than similar schools in other parts of the country.

RNZ education correspondent John Gerritsen reports.