Here at Ako Rolleston, We strive to incorporate the five strands of Te Whariki, in every part of who we are…
Contribution – Mana Tangata
We are valued as learners.
We listen to our tamariki
We know that our ideas are valued.
Communication – Mana Reo
We revisit prior learning
Our Language Culture and Identity is recognised and valued.
Exploration – Mana Aotūroa
We learn and explore when we are happily at play.
Wellbeing – Mana Atua
We are empowered to be ourselves.
We are self-aware.
We feel empowered to express our feelings and needs.
We celebrate our successes.
We take a holistic approach to everything we do.
Belonging – Mana Whenua
We value and encourage whānau involvement.
We celebrate diversity.
We are the kaitiaki of Ako Rolleston.