What the new Shirley Boys' and Avonside Girls' combined high school campus is like

It's been eight years since the devastating Christchurch earthquakes ripped the garden city to its core.

It's finally time for some happy news for students of Shirley Boys' and Avonside Girls' high schools, with their new state-of-the-art campus opening its doors today.

Shirley Boys' headmaster John Laurenson spoke to The AM Show.

Watch the video.