Our school’s mission statement is:

At Birkdale North School we all aim to provide a vibrant environment
where children become fearless in pursuit of their own learning.


Our vision is one where:

All members of our school community work collaboratively towards achieving the most supportive conditions for successful learning for all students.

Learners with different world views collaborate to enrich and achieve educational success for all.

Effective high quality extra support is provided for those learners who require it.

Teachers use current theory, National guidelines and evidence – based assessment to confidently and competently design and support learning across the curriculum for all learners.

Parents and whanau form a partnership with the school to discuss and design strong learning pathways for students.

Inclusive, Relevant, Connected, Challenging


Respect, Integrity, Perseverance, Empathy


Reading, Writing, Maths, Integrated Curriculum