Our Vision

‘A modern, rural learning environment with children who are respectful, resilient, show rangimarie and who take responsibility for themselves, their learning and their environment.’  

Our Mission Statement

A collaborative learning community, based on our shared values, providing our students with life long learning skills, and the ability to apply knowledge flexibly and creatively in different situations

Our School Values

Respect, Responsibility, Resilience, Rangimarie

Tikorangi School Graduate Profile

Learners at Tikorangi school will…


Manaakitanga – Love towards us – love going out from us.

I treat others how I would like to be treated.

I am kind to others.

I let others join in my games.

I think about others’ feelings and respect their opinions.

I recognise we all come from different places but we are all equally valued.


Whanaungatanga – connections

I work for the good of all.

I respect and embrace other people’s beliefs and values.

Kaitiakitanga – Guardianship/Sustainability
I respect our earth and the creatures on it.

I am mindful of my footprint on the earth.

I take responsibility for my learning.

I can make positive decisions about my future.

I can be a leader.


I have the ability to bounce back from disappointment.

I persevere when things are hard.

I am strong because I know who I am and where I came from. 

I use a growth mindset.

I strive to be the best


I handle conflicts by talking and coming to a compromise.

I have the ability to shut my mind off and be peaceful.

I am mindful of my thoughts and actions.

I am aware that I can affect others with my actions.