FREEMANS BAY SCHOOL VISION STATEMENT
'Ma te Kura o Waiatarau hei whakahaere he kura ahuru mo nga tamariki katoa. Kia tu pakari ai ratau ahakoa pewhea te uaua o nga mahi ka tu tangata ratau katoa.'
In a safe and challenging learning environment we will foster the creative and critical thinking skills necessary to contribute to society.
Our students will be well prepared for their future.
They will be expected to develop the learning capabilities that our community values.
Our students will:
- Be Knowledgeable
- Be Thinkers
- Have a Can Do attitude
- Be Good
The following five values are the ones our school community agrees are our priority.
- Respect - Tumanako
We will respect each other, our selves and the environment
We know how to speak and act respectfully
We are courteous and polite
We will be responsible for our own things
We will be responsible for the school environment
- Honesty - Whakapono
We are honest
We can be trusted
We strive to be fair and just
- Friendship – Tiaki Pai / Aroha
We will encourage and work collaboratively with others
We will be kind and caring towards others
We know how to behave in a conflict situation
We will listen carefully to what others have to say.
We will value the skills, talents and efforts of other people
- Reaching for Success
We are motivated to learn and try new ways of doing things
We will strive to do our best
We will have a “can do” attitude
We are passionate about learning
- Celebrating Diversity
Celebrate our unique and rich diversity of cultures
We will be tolerant and appreciative of other cultures
We will respect each others
We are interested in your views of our vision statement and its relevance to you and your family.