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1611 Strategic Plan Progress Report - 2 November 2016

2 November 2016

Strategic Plan Progress Report


1 June  2016 Progress Report

10 August 2016 Progress Report

2 November Final Report

Foster te reo me nga tikanga

  • Philosophy  of Ka Hikitia becomes integral to the school culture.

  • Te Aho Arataki Marau ki te Kura Aoraki is in bilingual classes

  • Staff meeting opportunity

  • BOT report – Te Reo Maori / Learning Languages

  • Schoolwide Karakia / Himene daily

  • Using staff as experts

  • Sharing of Staff pepeha

  • All involved in schoolwide karakia and himene

  • Kapahaka schoolwide is happening and is valued by all

  • Staff expertise is being utilised

  • As per June

  • Fostering tikanga is evident, te reo Maori may need to be focussed on more for 2017, appointing bilingual junior teacher for Manawanui important

Deliver the curriculum through stimulating, challenging, learner focused and enjoyable programmes

  • Continue to investigate and develop ideas and programmes gained from Reggio Emilia professional development opportunities

  • Continue EOTC budget so that classes can visit places of interest

  • Continue to be involved in Triathlon events, camps

  • ICT programmes will be sourced for reading, writing and numeracy.

  • Clubs such as gardening club, kapa haka, unicycling, music club and choir will be run

  • Walkthroughs will identify areas where teachers can make their programmes more exciting

  • Opportunity for sharing of exciting programmes to encourage others to replicate or trial

  • Juniors Discovery days are progressing well

  • Planned programmes are learner focussed

  • Children are directing their own learning

  • Allowing children to be physically active and energized

  • Clubs/Passion projects happening this term with middle and senior syndicates.

  • Junior Discovery Play is developing more, with some children working in groups to be extended and to explore their ideas further through inquiry

  • Juniors doing PD around Oral Language, using play to foster this.

  • Middle Syndicate have commenced their SPLORE (S

  • The first day was exciting for all and seems to have met expectations

Increased use of Information Communication Technology

  • The school will keep up to date with developments in ICT as our budget allows.

  • Effective, appropriate resources will be purchased to support all classroom programmes

  • Always looking for opportunity to incorporate ICT  in classroom programmes

  • Syndicate leaders attending GAFE

  • As per June

  • Stevie has completed a staff survey and is currently working on a document for staff to ensure that ICT happening, efficiently and effectively

  • Increased budget by $20k, to purchase more devices for classes and ensure wi-fi for Room 17

Ensure the school is staffed and resourced to achieve student’s academic potential

  • Staff member given the responsibility of funding applications expected to result in extra income to be spent on resources

  • Budget of approx $70k is used for curriculum purchases.

  • New teacher employed for Room 8

  • Teacher Aide support is happening

  • Teachers reflecting and altering support to ensure academic potential

  • ALIM is happening

  • Reading Recovery is happening

Ensure quality professional development is provided to support needs

  • Sufficient budgeted for teaching staff development and support staff development.

  • PD identified through walkthroughs 2015 goals, nation-wide initiatives and appraisal meetings.

  • ALL and ALIM

  • As per June

  • PB4L has started

  • As per last report

  • Teaching as Inquiry developing

Foster the partnership between the school and the wider community

  • Gala Day

  • Whanau Hui

  • Kaikohe Business Association

  • Takiwa Hui

  • Rotary

  • School Garden

  • Northtec

  • Facebook page

  • New World

  • Parent involvement encouraged around:

    • Sports

    • Class support

    • Camps

    • Fund raising

    • Whanau Survey

    • Clubs programme

  • Whanau hui happened in Term One

  • Gala Day was a big success

  • Chicky attended latest community meeting

  • NorthTec courses current

  • Winter sports codes are involving parents

  • Whanau survey will be considered for whanau hui day

  • Juniors held a Matariki Celebration and had a good turnout of Whanau who came and joined in with the celebration and activities.

  • Olympic event in Syndicate this term

  • Cross country

  • Gina Harris Sport Northland

  • Involvement of RTLB with Junior Discovery/Oral Language project

  • Maia Lewis from Halberg Trust

  • Involvement in Rotary Speech and Fire Brigade Sports Day

  • Cultural Festival

  • Participating in local sports competition

  • Involvement in recent Cultural Festival

  • Disability Sports day at Kaikohe East

  • Waimate North Show entries kapahaka super 15

  • Kaikohe Christmas Parade