Term 4 Foci

Effective Learner Foci

Discuss what these might look like in the classroom, at home, in extra-curricular activities, at work….

  • Creativity

  • Transfer skills and knowledge

  • Respect for others and their property

  • Strive for excellence

Key Competency - Managing Self
This competency is associated with self-motivation, a “can-do” attitude, and with students seeing themselves as capable learners. It is integral to self-assessment.  Students who manage themselves are enterprising, resourceful, reliable, and resilient. They establish personal goals, make plans, manage projects, and set high standards. They have strategies for meeting challenges. They know when to lead, when to follow, antd when and how to act independently.

Cultural Competency - Tangata Whenuatanga

Relationships - students, school-wide,community - with high expectations

Actively engaging in respectful working relationships with learners, parents and whānau, hapū, iwi and the community.