Learning is empowering

It is based on positive relationships, deep learning and strong connections with our community.

Empowerment Te whakamana

  • Learners and learning are the heart of everything we do.
  • We are all learners, with growth mindsets, self-regulated and engaged.
  • There are high expectations for every learner.

Connections and Community Te Tuhonohono

  • Learning contributes to the life and culture of our community, at school and beyond.
  • Connections include within our learning areas, across our school, with the community and with the wider world.

Relationships Te whanaungatanga

  • Learning and teaching is collaborative.
  • Learning is based on positive relationships: trust, credibility are key elements.
  • Wellbeing is vital.

Deep learning Te reto o te ako

  • We stretch and challenge all to learn.
  • Formative assessment and data informs our practice and supports student success.
  • A rich diversity of pedagogical practices are used in the school.