Small school that thinks big
Te Poi School; what makes the journey out worthwhile? Why choose Te Poi? What makes Te Poi stand out among other great Matamata schools?
Te Poi School is rural but close to town.
Class sizes are small with excellent student student/ teacher ratios.
Te Poi is a family school where students learn to get along and solve problems in a responsible and positive way. They strive for excellence in the classroom on the sports field and even on the stage.
The staff work together to provide a curriculum tailored to the school’s setting and size.
Te Poi School incorporates the past, its community and futurefocused learning to enable students to reach their potential.
Te Poi School is developing digital capabilities and has PC and Apple computers in both classrooms.
The students are developing online portfolios to showcase their learning and achievements.
They make full use of the school’s website to demonstrate to others what they are discovering in the classroom.
Skype is used to communicate with experts and other schools around New Zealand and the world.
Te Poi School is a small school where big things happen.
Small country school, big heart: Te Poi School students having fun in the sun.