St Thomas Aquinas Catholic School

Saint Thomas Aquinas School
1 Church St, Winton, Southland, New Zealand
Telephone: (03) 2368261, Email: office@stthomaswinton.school.nz

"Our Vision is to provide a supportive environment, which empowers students to achieve personal excellence and to be successful citizens in our global community."

 
Strategic Direction at St Thomas Aquinas School
Vision for Students Learning at St Thomas Aquinas School
“Vision involves learning to connect the past, present and the future. The past is all too familiar. The present is uncertain. The future is untried.”
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Our School

Vision of the qualities our students will show as a result of their years of learning and living in our school and its community. 

NZC

Vision for all New Zealand’s young people who participate in our school system.  A supportive environment, which empowers students to achieve personal excellence and to be successful citizens in our global community. 

This will be achieved by encouraging our students to:


  • Integrate the knowledge, attitudes and beliefs of the Catholic Faith into their everyday life 
  • Be creative and critical thinkers 
  • Be problem posers and solvers 
  • Be responsible risk takers 
  • Be effective communicators and contributors 
  • Be self motivated 

Confident

  • Positive in their own identity 
  • Motivated and reliable 
  • Resourceful 
  • Resilient 

Connected

  • Relate well to others 
  • Use communication tools effectively 
  • Connected to land and the environment 

Actively Involved

  • Participate in a range of life opportunities 
  • Contributes to the well being of New Zealand 

Life Long learners

  • Literate and numerate 
  • Critical and creative thinkers 
  • Seekers, users, creators judges of knowledge 
  • Informed decision makers 

 

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NEW ZEALAND MINISTRY OF EDUCATION

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KIWI FAMILIES

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Encyclopaedia of New Zealand

SOUTHLAND DISTRICT COUNCIL

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