School Vision



Soaring to Success

"Whaia ou huarahi ki te mana"


We are a community of learners in a safe nurturing environment.


School Mission


We will provide experiences across life to enable learners to become successful, curious, resilient risk takers.


School Values


  • Respect: treat others as you want to be treated.
  • Integrity: doing the right thing even when no one is watching.
  • Resilience: not giving up.
  • Diversity: we are all different.
  • Curiosity: wanting to know more.
  • Risk taking: having a go.


School Goals

  • To provide a broad curriculum with emphasis on literacy and numeracy
  • To use a shared and consistent assessment system that promotes learning.
  • To use a shared and consistent process to gather, analyse and use achievement data to promote learning.
  • To continue to develop good teaching practices which promote student achievement for all learners
  • To promote a strong culture of self review within the school.
  • To   maintain our family-like atmosphere and have strong engagement between home and school.


Our programmes include:




We also have special events like:


  • Clifton School Senior Athletics
  • Clifton School Swimming Sports
  • Cross Country
  • Big Day In
  • Show Day
  • Big Day Out
  • Prize Giving



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