Whānau Agreement


We, the whānau, agree to...


  1. Ensure our tamaiti attends except when a reasonable situation prevents them from doing so
  2. Provide evidence (such as a medical certificate) to support reasons for absence as appropriate.
  3. Work with the school to ensure our tamaiti attends regularly when attendance is an issue.
  4. Engage with external support agencies when all other avenues have been exhausted.
  1. Monitor the social media use of our tamaiti
  2. Inform the kura when we become aware of the inappropriate use of digital devices
  3. Work with the kura to resolve any issues that arise as a result of the misuse of digital devices
  1. Ensure our tamaiti behaves on the bus and knows how to be respectful of others.
  2. Educate our tamaiti about being safe in and around buses.
  3. Ensure our tamaiti does not make any unscheduled stops to and from school without our knowledge.
  4. Inform the school if our tamaiti needs to catch a bus different from the one they regularly take.
  5. Support the school or bus company in the event my tamaiti is not permitted to use the bus for a period of time because s/he has not met these expectations.
Last checked: July 2022