Mā māia, ko mātau. Mā mātau, ko momoho. Mā momoho, ka puta ki te whai ao, ki te Ao Mārama e - From hard work, comes confidence and expertise. From confidence and expertise comes success. With success we can go forth into the world with PRIDE!
PORRITT SCHOOLNAU MAI, HAERE MAI KI TE KURA O PORRITT
KO TE AHUREI O TE TAMAITI, ARAHIA Ō TĀTOU MAHI
- LET THE UNIQUENESS OF THE CHILD GUIDE OUR WORK
Porritt School is located in Tamatea, Napier, and sits in the rohe of Ngāti Kahungunu. We are part of the Ahuriri Kāhui Ako and cater for learners in from New Entrant to Year 6. Learning at Porritt School is underpinned by the school’s PRIDE values, and supported by five strategic pillars derived from the school whakatauaki; Mā māia, ko mātau. Mā mātau, ko momoho. Mā momoho, ka puta ki te whai ao, ki te Ao Mārama e.
“TŪ MAI E MOKO. TE WHAKAATA O Ō MĀTUA. TE MOKO O Ō TĪPUNA”- "STAND STRONG O MOKO. THE REFLECTION OF YOUR PARENTS.THE BLUEPRINT OF YOUR ANCESTORS”
We recognise the unique place of Maōri learners in Aotearoa, New Zealand, and in our kura. We are committed to enacting our commitment to Te Tiriti o Waitangi.
We look for opportunities to uphold and affirm the whakapapa of our learners, as well as strengthening the identity of these ākonga within our school.
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CONTACT36 Lyttelton CrescentTamatea(Google map link)
Phone 06 844 4620
TERM DATESTerm 1 30.01.2023 - 06.04.2023
Term 2 26.04.2023 - 30.06.2023
Term 3 17.07.2023 - 22.09.2023
Term 4 09.10.2023 - 14.12.2023