Academic

A rich learning environment where students are challenged to achieve academic excellence.

Expectations of students in this Academy

 

Success

Students will:

  • Complete an Academic merit by the end of Year 7
  • Manage a varied homework programme
  • Produce quality work that demonstrates depth of thinking
  • Complete set work within agreed time frames

 

Attitude

Students will:

  • Be committed to being challenged and extended academically
  • Respect the environment and resources

 

Involvement

Students will:

  • Participate in a balanced curriculum with a core focus on Numeracy and Literacy
  • Be actively involved in other areas of the Attitude for Excellence programme
  • Enter the ICAS tests, Maths Fair, Science Fair and Otago Problem Solving Challenge

 

Leadership

Students will:

  • Demonstrate leadership through peer and group mentoring
  • Respect and include students of all abilities