Our Values and Principles

Arapohue School will:

Value and reflect New Zealand cultural heritage and recognize the intent of the Treaty of Waitangi.
  • Honesty, self-reflection, independence, tolerance and confidence are fostered.

  • Manaakitanga/Respect  and Caring is the foundation to support Ngakau tapatahi/Integrity and Hiranga/Excellence.

  • Respect individual difference and promote tolerant acceptance of others, individual responsibility and self-discipline, while caring for others.

Our Principles

Arapohue School is a school and community where:

  • Each student learns in an intellectually challenging environment that is physically and emotionally safe for students and adults.

  • Each student is actively engaged in learning and is connected to the school and its community.

  • Learning experiences encourage the children’s desire for learning and growth.

  • Learning takes place in an inclusive atmosphere and where learning needs are addressed.