CORE CULTURE - R.I.C.H.E.R

Vision - Building an interdependent community of engaged learners who go forth to influence the world around them.

Respect

Respect is valuing ourselves, others, the environment and the world around us.

We show respect through our words and actions.

Inclusion

Inclusion is ensuring we come together no matter who we are or where we come from.

We show inclusion by joining in ourselves and ensuring that others are made a part of what we are doing.

We all belong.

Cooperation

Cooperation at James Cook School means Together Everyone Achieves More.

We show cooperation by sharing a common goal and supporting each other on the journey towards achieving it.

Honesty

Honesty is having open and transparent relationships that are essential to learning.

We show honesty by ensuring we do as we say.

Endeavour

Endeavour is building the pathways towards achieving excellence in learning.

We show endeavour by having a can do attitude and putting our best foot forward.

Resolution

Resolution is two pronged. It is perseverance and seeking solutions.

We show resolution by putting wrongs right and by persevering on our learning journey.

Mission Statement - “Achieving Excellence through Aroha, Endeavour and Resolution”

James Cook School, Marton, NZ - 2020