School Vision


School Motto

Learning for our future.

Vision Statement

“Our vision for the young people of Hororata is that they will be self-managing, connected lifelong learners” 
Self-managing Learners are… 
Actively engaged and motivated about learning.  They will persevere and show resilience when striving to achieve their personal best.
Learners will …
  • self monitor and reflect on their progress and make changes to achieve their next steps in learning (Actively engaged)
  • actively analyse and respond to ideas by asking questions (Motivated)
  • consistently reflect on their achievements, make decisions to improve their performance and set goals (Perseverance)
  • persist, take risks and problem solve when responding to challenges (Resilience)
Connected learners are…
Active thinkers who communicate well with others and take responsibility for their learning by participating and contributing within their environment.
Learners will …
  • transfer ideas to another context by predicting, hypothesising and reflecting (Active Thinkers)
  • analyse and respond to information by interpreting and justifying their ideas (Communicates)
  • do the right thing at the right time for the right reasons (Takes responsibility)
  • independently play a purposeful role within different environments (Participating & Contributing)