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School Holiday Arrangements

Please Note: With the upcoming school holiday period we will be holding back all orders received from Sunday 12 December 2021
If you do require your order to be released prior to Monday 14 February 2022, please let us know via email to
Please include your order reference number and MOE number and the callcenter will assist you.

Down the Back of the Chair is the Ministry of Education's online catalogue of teaching and learning resources for schools, kura and ECE. Access to these resources is restricted to Ministry approved education providers only.

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