Officially Opened

Officially Opened

Thank you to those of you who were able to join us for our official opening on Thursday 9th May. Te Taumutu Rūnanga led a beautiful mihi whakatau to welcome our guests. The school was opened by Mayor Sam Broughton as he unveiled a plaque commemorating the special...
Finding Our North Star

Finding Our North Star

This year I have the opportunity to be involved in the Springboard Trust Strategic Leadership for Principals Programme. This is well timed as we build on the work from our establishment year. The Establishment Board did a stellar job of liaising with the community and...
Capable

Capable

The third major value at Ararira Springs is becoming capable. We believe this is an area that New Zealand schools teach well. Children will be developing their capabilities in skills needed to be learners for life. Numeracy and literacy skills are very important as...
Curious

Curious

Curiosity drives learning as children explore ideas, investigate and make sense of the world. This may look like play for our younger learners. However, for some children scaffolding and provocation will be required. Younger learners will be involved in meaningful...

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