Values

Values

At St Ignatius Catholic School we follow Jesus by being...

Respectful

 RESPECTFUL – WHAKANUI

This means that like Saint Mary MacKillop we will  

‘Be gentle and kind to one another’

 I am respectful. I treat others and my self as we deserve to be treated.  I show courtesy to everyone.  I learn from the wisdom of my elders.

 

RESPONSIBLE - TAKOHANGA

This means that like Saint Mary MacKillop we will 

‘Do all we can to assist and love one another.’

 I am responsible. I give my best to all that I do and keep my agreements.  I learn from my mistakes.  I am willing to make amends.

 

GENEROUS - OHAOHA

This means that like Saint Mary MacKillop we

 ‘Never see a need without doing something about it.’

 I am generous. I look for opportunities to give and to share.   There is plenty of time for thoughtfulness.   I give freely, fully, and joyfully.

 

HAPPY - HARI

This means that like Saint Mary MacKillop we will

 "Find happiness in making others happy.’

 I am thankful for the happiness I feel inside.  I enjoy my work and play.   I appreciate the gifts this day holds for me. 

LEARNERS