Ako Rolleston Philosophy

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.