Porirua College

Whiti Te Ra - The Rising Sun

PC Charter

PORIRUA COLLEGE CHARTER

MISSION

PORIRUA COLLEGE DEVELOPS POWERFUL LEARNERS WHO ARE WILLING AND
ABLE TO USE THIS QUALITY IN THE SERVICE OF THEIR COMMUNITIES

VISION

Our vision is for a school community where everyone:  

IS RESPONSIBLE

• Organised and prepared
• Arrives on time
• Follows instructions
• Looks after their environment for their own and other’s safety
• Keeps their word (walks the talk)
• Wears correct school uniform/ appropriate dress
• Eats healthy food
• Is smoke free, drug-free and alcohol free at school
• Uses technology appropriately 

BUILDS POSITIVE RELATIONSHIPS

• Speaks politely and uses appropriate language
• Is a good listener
• Is considerate towards others and treats others the way they want to be treated
• Follows restorative practices
• Is part of a home-school partnership
• Encourages all learners
• Respects the role of the teacher and the other learners in my learning

BECOMES A POWERFUL LEARNER

• Attends all classes
• Participates and contributes
• Notices more
• Is a problem solver
• Practises reading
• Demonstrates independence
• Manages distractions
• Asks questions
• Debates and shares opinions
• Knows mistakes can help their learning
• Takes risks and perseveres in their learning and thinks about, talks about and uses their learning 

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