Whakaute - Respect

At Shirley we respect others for who they are, and treat others the way we would
want to be treated. We also build whakaute for specific situations, whether inside or
outside of school.

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Tuakiri - Character

At Shirley we celebrate the unique tuakiri of individuals as well as
developing other desirable character strengths.

Better Than Before (BtB)

The value with the greatest presence of mana at our kura. At Shirley we strive to be
better than before in everything that we do.

Hononga - Belonging

Hononga at Shirley is knowing who you are, and adding to the past, present, and
future mauri of our kura.

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