Manawa Mission

The purpose of the Manawa Mission is to ensure that:​
“We love each other as Jesus loves us”


We take every opportunity to learn. The Ako expectation reminds us to use every opportunity to learn.

“Whatever you do, work at it with all of your heart”

Colossians 3:23

Ako Mission:

  • Take ownership of your own learning
  • Allow others to learn
  • Be an active participant in your learning
  • Seek advice and seize opportunity for growth
  • Take advantage of all opportunities
  • Be prepared with correct equipment
  • Keep social talk for breaks
  • Be punctual
  • Be at school
  • Acknowledge your mistakes and be accountable for them.


We respect and love one another. The Manaakitanga expectation reminds us to love and respect each other.

“As I have loved you, so you must love one another”

John 13:34

Manaakitanga Mission:

  • Do unto others as you would have done unto you.
  • Use appropriate language and tone of voice
  • Follow instructions
  • Be considerate of other people and their property
  • Be safe
  • Be a good friend
  • Look out for others
  • Be a responsible bystander
  • Be willing and able to work together in a restorative manner

Wahine Toa

We respect and love ourselves. The Wahine Toa expectation reminds us to love ourselves

“Every person is made in the image of God”

Wahine Toa Mission:

  • Respect and love yourself
  • Keep yourself well – physically, spiritually and emotionally
  • Have a positive attitude
  • Seek help when you need it
  • Use a quiet respectful voice
  • Be responsible for your own equipment
  • Listen carefully
  • Dress appropriately
  • Be a role model – be a good sister
  • Acknowledge your mistakes and be accountable for them

Undesirable Behaviour

  • Teachers will work with you to find a suitable solution
  • Teachers will enter on KAMAR under your pastoral record
  • Three “minor behaviours” become a “major concern”
  • When it is “major” it will be referred to your Dean or DP