Expectations Outside the Classroom
Kaitiakitanga – Respect TKC as a place of learning.
~ Foster the school spirit and have pride in TKC.
~ Keep our school clean.
~ No vandalism, tagging or graffiti.
~ Move quietly and sensibly between classes.
~ Use language that is acceptable to all.
~ Stay within the school boundaries.
~ No PDAs.
Manaakitanga – Treat others like you would want to be treated.
~ Don’t be bullies – no hitting, pushing, fighting or verbal harassment – be kind!
~ No-one should be left out.
~ Be considerate – other people don’t want to hear your music.
Tuakana Teina – Senior aakonga be positive role models for junior aakonga.
~ Listen to those in authority.
~ Electronic devices are used at the discretion of the teacher for curriculum-based learning.
~ Everyone will be considerate and respectful towards each other, using appropriate language and good manners.
~ People speaking will be listened to respectfully.
~ Students and teachers will be on time to class and then enter the class following classroom procedures.
~ When the teacher is ready they will dismiss students – the bell is a signal for the teacher.
~ Students will make sure they have the correct equipment for each lesson.
~ Eating and drinking is done at interval and lunchtime.