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Our Vision

"E tū pakari ana, E totoro teitei ana."

"Standing strong, reaching high"

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Strategic Plan 2019-2021

To view our full Strategic Plan click here

Kaurilands Values

The staff at our school are committed to our core values which were formulated by our wider Kaurilands community of children, staff and whānau.

Manaakitanga - Care and respect, respect yourself, others and community;

Ako - Teach and learn together;

Kaitiakitanga - Protecting and caring for the environment.

Whanaungatanga - Building and maintaining positive relationships;

Graduate Learner Dispositions

These are the dispositions we foster in each of our learners.

"I am a Self ManagerI am in charge of my learning."

"I am a Collaborator: I learn with, about and from others."

"I am a CitizenI use and share our school values."

"I am a Thinker: I am a critical and creative thinker."

Our Goals

Our school will:

Curriculum Development:  Implement an innovative school curriculum that is personalised to the needs and interests of our children.  

Learning Support:  Support, foster and provide learning opportunities for all.

Cultural Responsiveness:  Enhance our Māori students' sense of identity, language and culture.  Celebrate our cultural diversity.

Hauora/Wellbeing:  Build resilience and wellbeing within Kaurilands School.

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Ko te Pepeha Ōkaurirahi

Ko Titirangi te maunga  

Ko Te Wao Nui a Tiriwa te ngahere

Ko Manukau te moana 

Ko Waikūmete te manga 

Ko Te Kawerau ā Maki te iwi

Ko te wharekura te marae

Ko Ōkaurirahi te kura

Te whakataukī tērā

Ko Whaiā te Mātauranga

E tū pakari ana

E totoro teitei ana

Haumi e!

Hui e!

Taiki e! 


Titirangi is our mountain

Te Wao Nui a Tiriwa is our forest

The Manukau is our ocean

The Waikūmete is our steam 

Te Kawerau ā Maki are our people

The wharekura or school is our meeting place

 Kaurilands is our school

 Our motto is...

 Seeking knowledge

Standing strong

Reaching high

Gather together!

Bind together!

All is set!