Ngaio School

Our Place to Learn

Values

The Respect Launch

 

 
NGAIO SCHOOL VALUES:
 
 
These are:
 

Respect

Curiosity

Excellence

Belonging

Resilience

Integrity

At Ngaio School these mean:

Respect

“I consider others and my environment”

Curiosity

“I am eager to question and wonder”

Excellence

“I always strive to do the best I can”

Belonging

“I am an important part of my class, school and community”

Resilience

“I keep trying even when things get tough”

Integrity

“I will do the right thing, even when no one is watching”

The values were reviewed in 2014 following consultation with the staff and community. Year 6 students were surveyed. Here is some of their feedback.

Describe a successful Year 6 student at Ngaio School

  • help others
  • taking risks
  • always helping out and doing the right thing
  • joins in opportunities
  • sensible
  • mature
  • friendly
  • participation
  • always joyful
  • kind
  • hard working
  • good role model
  • honesty
  • respect
  • co-operative
  • someone who is smart

What opportunities did you have in Tui?

  • road patrol
  • buddy reading
  • camp
  • bell person
  • student council
  • leadership roles
  • art splash
  • J Rock
  • young leaders
  • kapa haka
  • costume design
  • library monitor
  • year 6 leaders
  • 40 hour famine
  • IT
  • sport

What values did you gain from Ngaio School?

  • respect
  • fairplay
  • honesty
  • leadership
  • common sense
  • confidence
  • determination
  • knowledge
  • friendship

Which advice would you give to Ngaio teachers?

  • you’re really good but have a bit more fun in your job
  • keep it up
  • carry on being awesome x 3
  • You are really awesome
  • Ngaio teachers are quite good helping children to learn and they are normally patient with kids.

 

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