Vision and Values

Together we are KAHA (Strong)School Kea Mascot

Kotahitanga – Unity

We work together as a team

  • We are able to get on with others
  • We are able to relate to a wide variety of people
  • We are actively involved in school life and contribute to the community

Ako – Learners

We are life-long learners

  • We can set and work towards goals
  • We are problem solvers
  • We have stamina and perseverance

Hauora – Wellbeing

We look after ourselves

  • Taha Tinana – physical wellbeing
    • We can make healthy lifestyle choices
  • Taha Whānau – social wellbeing
    • We are able to work with others
    • We show respect towards others
    • We are proud of our own culture
  • Taha Wairua – spiritual wellbeing
    • We show awareness and acceptance of other’s beliefs
    • We know who we are and accept who others are
  • Taha Hinengaro – mental and emotional wellbeing
    • We respond to our own feelings and the feelings of others
    • We have resilience

Aroha – Love and Respect

We care

  • We are kind
  • We show respect to ourselves and others
  • We show empathy
  • We are friendly and welcoming
  • We are able to co-operate

Our Motto: “seek truth and do right”

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