Our school community of Tararua College believe the following values are an important contribution to the wellbeing of our community/whānau/hapu/iwi.


Respect or Whakaute

  • value of self, others and environment
  • positive relationships using manners
  • celebrating differences
  • showing understanding
  • value cultural differences
  • having pride in the school

Involvement or Whakawhāiti

  • being inclusive and supportive
  • taking responsibility
  • participating and contributing
  • making positive contributions

Excellence or Kairangi

  • perseverance
  • being prepared
  • being accountable
  • making the right decisions
  • attendance
  • having a 'can do' attitude
  • being and doing the best in everything you do