Our Values and Principles

Arapohue School will:

Value and reflect New Zealand cultural heritage and recognize the intent of the Treaty of Waitangi.

Our school have four values that underpin every decision made at Arapohue School. These are based on the acronym PATH, which support our mission – Te ara ki mātauranga – the pathway to knowledge.

  • We Persevere – Kia manawanui ai

  • We Actively Collaborate – Kia mahi ngātahi ai

  • We Take Responsibility – Kia tūtika ai

  • We Have Respect – Kia whakaute ai

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.