Vision & Values
Everglade School Leaf

Our Vision

Our pupils will become capable learners, effective communicators and responsible citizens

Our Values (What we stand for)

Everglade School stands for:

  • Respect
  • Integrity
  • Excellence
  • Inclusiveness
  • Manaakitanga
  • Growth
  • Curiosity
  • Collaboration
Our Culture (How we do things)

Everglade School is about:

  • Communicating effectively
  • Ensuring a positive environment
  • Providing opportunities
  • Fostering leadership
  • Working collaboratively
  • Using effective practices
  • Sharing and celebrating success
  • Nurturing authentic relationships


Students at Everglade School will be characterised by the following

Capable Learners at Everglade School:

  • Take active ownership of their learning
  • Think critically and creatively
  • Work collaboratively and independently
  • Persevere in their learning
  • Show curiosity and love of learning
  • Aim to reach their full potential

Effective Communicators at Everglade School:

  • Are open-minded
  • Have empathy
  • Ask good questions
  • Have digital fluency
  • Use a range of language skills
  • Show respect

Responsible Citizens at Everglade School:

  • Act as kaitiaki (caretakers) of our environment
  • Demonstrate care and respect - manaakitanga
  • Are culturally responsible
  • Act thoughtfully
  • Are trustworthy
  • Connect to the wider community

Download our Charter and Strategic Plan