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School Charter Goals • To preserve the special character of the school • To develop the self-esteem of our young men by particularly in reference to its traditions and pursuit providing a caring and supportive environment. of excellence. • To foster high standards of behaviour and self • To maximise the advantages of being a single sex discipline through role modelling, pastoral care school and maintain a special relationship with and leadership programmes. Whangarei Girls’ High School. • To provide quality boarding facilities that give • To foster and develop New Zealand’s bicultural opportunities for those outside Whangarei to be heritage. educated at Whangarei Boys’ High School. • To respect the diverse cultural heritage of our young • To provide a well-resourced, quality educational men and in so doing, provide equitable educational environment. opportunities for all by identifying and removing barriers to educational achievement. • To maintain a motivated, high-quality and professionally up-to-date staff with very good • To foster a broad range of subjects and courses student management skills. to cater for the varying needs of our young men in conjunction with high quality careers, education and • To maintain strong and productive working work experience opportunities. relationships with our community. • To develop physical, recreational, cultural and social • To continue to develop and maintain a financially activities as part of the curriculum, as well as outside viable, high quality programme encouraging the classroom. International Students to enrol at Whangarei Boys’ High School. School Values • Are committed to continuous improvement by being a learning organisation. The school and its community: • Are performance orientated and have an • Are committed to quality and excellence in all that obligation to help people succeed. we do. • Are challenged by the power of ideas. • Believe in the power of teamwork and have integrity and respect for the people with whom we associate. • Act on high quality decisions and have clear accountability. • Strive to offer practical solutions. • Are committed to acting in a way that benefits its young men.