STAR (Secondary Tertiary Alignment Resource)

The Secondary Tertiary Alignment Resource (STAR) delivers additional operational grant funding to all State and State-Integrated schools with Year 11-13+ students. The funding assists schools to provide students with relevant, coherent learning experiences aligned to the Vocational Pathways.

Mrs Helliwell (Careers Advisor) manages the STAR budget and through an interview, will determine a students suitability to a programme based on relevance to their future career pathway.


NMIT Star Courses


The Learning Place


Whenua Iti


Nelson Technical Institute