Soaring to Success

"Whaia ou huarahi ki te mana"


We believe in developing a caring, co-operative environment, with respect for children, teachers and parents.




We believe:


  • our school will be an open, welcoming and friendly place for children, staff, parents and the community
  • in setting high expectations in all aspects of school life and we continually do this by self review
  • all children should experience success and have their efforts and achievements celebrated
  • all children should feel safe, able to take risks and have their contributions valued
  • in providing opportunities for all children to take increasing responsibility for their learning
  • all children are encouraged to take pride and ownership of their surroundings


Our programmes include:



With extra special events like:





Education Review Office | ERO


ERO reviews schools and early childhood education services, and publishes national reports on current education practice.


To view our ERO report, please click here.








Ministry of Education | National Standards


National Standards in reading, writing and mathematics provide signposts that give teachers, children, parents, families and whanau a clear idea of where children are at in their learning and what they have to do next.


To read more, please click here.








Ministry of Education | New Zealand Maths


NZ Math's has a great website full of valuable tools for parents when helping your child with maths.   To visit their website, click here.












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