SCHOOL VISION : "Growing a community of life-long learners to excel, within our rural environment and in life. "
Kids can be Kids at Mataroa School and we provide a range of activities and opportunities for them to do this within our playground and classroom programmes. We have a huge variety of playground and sporting equipment within our PE shed which is available to the students at break through our student leaders. Students are encouraged to use the school library throughout their breaks and lunchtimes. Students creativity and imaginations are well developed here through our arts and cultural programmes.
Our parents / family / whanau / community members are also widely involved in our school through a range of activities including BOT, PTA, sports coaching, transport for school trips, working bees, assisting with classroom programmes, repairing equipment and school books, reading with students. We greatly value the input of our school community in the running of our beautiful rural school and our teaching and learning programmes. Community is highly valued here and we are proactive about providing opportunities to get to know each other and to enjoy being part of the Mataroa School Community.
Mataroa School 2017