Pride in self, pride in our school and pride in Our Place
Pursuing excellence Whāia te iti kahurangi
Whāia te iti kahurangi, ki te tuohu koe, me he maunga teitei. Seek the treasure that you value most dearly, if you bow your head, let it be to a lofty mountain.
Living by the principles of manaakitanga means asking “whose mana am I encouraging?” In uplifting others and showing them respect and aroha, we enhance our own mana.
Innovative and curious Ako
Ako means to teach and to learn, and acknowledges knowledge and experiences of both teacher and learner, each curious of what the other knows.
Determined and Resilient Manawaroa
Manawaroa is about developing grit and endurance to achieve your goals, being adaptable and purposeful.
Empathetic and Kind Atawhai
He aroha whakatō, he aroha puta mai. If kindness is sown, then kindness you shall receive. Atawhai is about being kind, graceful, empathetic and inclusive.
Our tohu are signs or symbols from the natural world. They have a lot to tell us about ourselves. In observing and understanding them we are able to understand and observe our immediate environment and how it is doing...