Tākaka Primary School


The NZ Curriculum

TPS Local Curriculum

Our vision is for young people:

  • Who will be creative, energetic, and enterprising.

  • Who will seize the opportunities offered by new knowledge and technologies to secure a sustainable social, cultural, economic, and environmental future for our country.

  • Who will work to create an Aotearoa New Zealand in which Māori and Pākehā recognise each other as full Treaty partners, and in which all cultures are valued for the contributions they bring.

  • Who, in their school years, will continue to develop the values, knowledge, and competencies that will enable them to live full and satisfying lives.

  • Who will be confident, connected, actively involved lifelong learners.

For Tākaka Primary School students to be:

  • Collaborative and connected life long learners, who thrive in respectful relationships.

Students learn and grow within our local curriculum that is underpinned by:

  • Our KIA ORA Values.

  • Our KIA ORA Kid Graduate Profile: 11 qualities expressed across our Junior, Middle and Senior years.

  • Our Three Kete in our school charter: Equity / Taurite, Whānaungātanga / Relationships, Future Focus / Tiro ki Mua.

All Learners Are:

  • Creative

  • Connected

  • Collaborative

We are Takaka Primary School, Together we stand tall!

Takaka Primary School 2022