## LEVIN EAST SCHOOL

LEVIN EAST SCHOOL IS A YEAR 0 – 6 CONTRIBUTING PRIMARY SCHOOL, WHICH WAS ESTABLISHED IN 1953. IT HAS A ROLL OF APPROXIMATELY 380 AND IS LOCATED IN THE GROWING HOROWHENUA REGION.

Nestled between the Tararua Ranges and the Tasman Sea, the area boasts an abundance of natural features and a friendly and welcoming community.

At Levin East School, we have a fantastic and progressive teaching team, a supportive and engaged board of trustees and a passionate and active school community. The school is well regarded in the area and our team embrace and engage with modern pedagogical practices.

## School Vision

To provide foundational education so all our learners can be successful citizens.

## Our Values

### Respect / Whakaute

For ourselves, others and our environment is essential. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .

### Innovation / Auahatanga

Is renewing, changing or creating more effective ways of doing things better. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .

### Courage / Manawanui

Is the willingness to have a go even in the face of uncertainty. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .

### Collaboration / Kotahitanga

Is the process of working with others to produce something special. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .

### Excellence / Tararuatanga

Is the quality of being outstanding and achieving to your full potential. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .

### Resilience / Manahau

Is the ability to positively step up and move on from challenging situations. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .