Roto-o-Rangi School

Our Vision 

At Roto-o-Rangi School, we combine country values with modern learning. We are committed to providing a positive, stimulating, enjoyable learning environment where your child is encouraged to Tuumanako Teitei/Aim High and reach their full potential.  Tuumanako teitei ma rerekeetanga, tuuranga kaha me taonga horomata. Aim High through innovation, strong foundations and Values.

Key features of our school include:

  • Small enough to focus on each and every learner, but big enough to offer a wide variety of learning opportunities
  • Strong relationships between staff and students and between different age groups, creating a family feel.
  • Professional, dedicated and experienced staff 
  • More traditional learning environments but utilising technology and current teaching practices to deliver powerful learning programmes
  • Whole school activities: Agriculture day, Book Week, Jump Jam, camps, sports days, electives and events.
  • Additional learning opportunities: individual or group - tennis, music and swimming lessons
  • Before and After School Care
  • Bus transport for both town and country children
  • Extremely well resourced through an effective PTA
  • We live by our motto of 'Aim High / Tuumanako Teitei'

The school’s positive culture is strongly influenced by high-quality teaching and the explicit promotion of values set in consultation with the community.

  

Core Values

Our six school values are:

Respect/Whakakoha:  Admire the good qualities of yourself and others - young and old. Behave in a way that shows you care about their feelings and well-being

Caring/Manaakitia: Giving careful thought and kindness to yourself and others

Resilience/Manahau: Taking on a challenge and recovering from any setbacks

Responsibility/Takohanga: Take care of something or somebody and carry it out as a duty to yourself and others

Enthusiasm/Taakare: Enjoy giving things your best, using a positive attitude

Co-operation/Whakaaro ngaatahi: Working together to achieve a goal