Our Purpose and Values

Welcome to our school.  At Maraetai Beach School we facilitate a school-wide positive learning matrix (Tō Tātou Ara). This matrix provides clear expectations based on our school values of Respect, Resilience, Integrity and Excellence.  

Here is a video explaining Tō Tātou Ara (Our Way) at our school:

Our Maraetai Beach School values

We have a strong set of school values that are integrated through all aspects of school life:

Integrity/Ngakau Tapatahi - Demonstrating honesty and responsibility

Excellence/Rawe - Striving to reach your personal best

Resilience/Manawaroa - Continue trying no matter how challenging the situation

Respect/Whakaute - Showing consideration for people, the environment, property and self