Sumner, van Asch (school for the deaf)
VADEC, van Asch College, van Asch Deaf Education Centre
Sumner, van Asch (kura mō te hunga turi)
She enrolled at Sumner school way back in 1948.Play in slow motion Play at normal speed
Sumner was the location and original name of the first school for the deaf in Christchurch. In 1980, the name was changed to van Asch College, and subsequently to van Asch Deaf Education Centre. The original sign remained the same for all names.