Christchurch's Redcliffs School will stay open, Education Minister Hekia Parata has announced.
"Tears of joy" greeted the announcement in a community that has been fighting for its local school since the 2011 Christchurch earthquake.
Parent Zoe Fidler reacted to the news by posting: "Tears of joy in this house. So proud of everyone, especially our teachers, BoT and principal."
Read the NZ Herald's full report here.