A sense of God’s purpose for our lives
“Your kingdom is an everlasting kingdom, and your dominion endures through all generations. The Lord is trustworthy in all he promises and faithful in all he does.” Psalms 145: 13 (NIV)
Excellere College graduates strive to be obedient to God’s Word, displaying character traits of a developing relationship with Christ.
Excellere College graduates understand that God has a purpose for their lives and are excited about life with hope for the future.
Responsibilities toward others (Whakawhanaungatanga)
“In your relationships with each other, have the same mindset as Christ Jesus.” Phil 2: 5 (NIV)
Excellere College graduates demonstrate servant leadership and cooperate positively by contributing to the community and loving others.
Responsibilities toward Environment / World (Kaitiakitanga)
“Trust in the Lord with all your heart, and lean not on your own understanding; in all your ways submit to him and he will make your paths straight.” Proverbs 3: 5-6 (NIV)
Excellere College graduates display a wonder for God’s Creation, taking responsibility and caring for the environment.
A sense of God’s plan through history – Responsibilities toward Self (Tino Rangatiratanga)
My word … it shall not return to me empty, but will accomplish what I desire, and achieve the purpose for which I sent it.” Isaiah 55: 11 (NIV)
Excellere College graduates have high aspirations, embrace change with confidence and are equipped with skills and qualifications.
Excellere College graduates have an enquiring mind and teachable spirit, and take responsibility for their own learning.
Excellere College graduates value who they are, understanding their identity, language, culture and heritage.
Our values are founded in the love that Jesus showed the world.
“Three things will last forever – faith, hope and love – and the greatest of these is love.” 1 Corinthians 13:13
Na, tenei te mau nei te Whakapono, te Tumanako, te Aroha, enei e toru; ko te mea nui rawa ia o enei ko te Aroha.
Term 1: 2 February-16 April
Term 2: 3 May-9 July
Term 3: 26 July-1 October
Term 4: 21 October-14 December