School Policies & Annual Plan

Our board policies and our procedures ensure that our school complies with all government’s legislation. In addition, each year the board must provide documents such as our Annual Plan and our Annual Reports, to the Ministry of Education.

2023 Te Rā School Annual Plan (FINAL)

ERO reports can be accessed via this link.

Our policies are monitored by SchoolDocs and updated, modified, or created in response to changes in legislation, significant events, Ministry guidelines, reviews /requests from schools, with regular reviewing from the SchoolDocs team. Our policies and procedures are tailored to fit our school and its special character; it has school specific information such as our procedures for behaviour management and reporting to parents.


For the current school Dress Code please refer to 2023 Dress Code (Final – Dec 2022).

Our procedure for releasing students following an emergency event, e.g. an earthquake, can be found here: 2022 Emergency Student Release Protocol (parent guidelines).

Other school policies you may wish to refer to are:

Te Rā School Community Code of Conduct

Te Rā School Concerns & Complaints Flowchart (SchoolDocs)

Te Rā School Behaviour Management Policy

Behaviour Support @ Te Rā (Kaupapa, Processes & Procedures, 2022)

These, and all other policies, can be found on Te Rā SchoolDocs. If this is the first time you are viewing our policies online, please ring the school office on (04) 299-0812 to obtain the login details.

We advise our community through our newsletters when school policies are up for review so that you can have your say.

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