The opportunity to learn and put into practice leadership skills for children (Mana Tamariki) is one of the most important aspects of developing into someone who wants to make a positive difference. Students who wish to assume a leadership role at Whitney Street School are encouraged to take risks and explore the different opportunities that are available to them. Some of these leadership opportunities include;
- Road Patrol
- Choice Leaders
- Duty Kids
- Whitney Warriors
- Big Buddies
- Providing Student Voice
- Meeters and Greeters
Why be a Student Leader (Mana Tamariki) at Whitney Street School?
Student Leaders have a sense of pride and belonging
Student Leaders develop high self -esteem and self-confidence through achieving success
Student Leaders make a difference to Whitney Street School, have a hand in decision making and make us proud!
Student Leaders experience activities that classroom programmes might not cover
Student Leaders are appreciated, respected and have FUN!