Waiau Elementary School

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Vision, Mission, Beliefs and GLOs

Vision
 
A cohesive and thoughtful community where social, cultural and intellectual diversity is nurtured and valued.
 
 
Mission
 
To interact, collaborate, reflect and celebrate as learners.
 
 
Beliefs
 
Learning is a social process which includes constructing meaning and making connections through language, personal experience and inquiry.
 
 
Core Values
 
We are united in our commitment to:
  • care about ourselves and others,
  • care about learning,
  • care about our school and
  • care about the world around us.
 
General Learner Outcomes - GLOs
  • Self-directed Learner (The ability to be responsible for one's own learning)
  • Complex Thinker (The ability to demonstrate critical thinking and problem solving)
  • Quality Producer (The ability to recognize and produce quality performance and quality products)
  • Effective Communicator (The ability to communicate effectively)
  • Effective and Ethical User of Technology (The ability to use a variety of technologies effectively and ethically)