Kamo Intermediate School Code of Conduct 

Respect myself – Manaaki i ahau (respect ourselves)


  • Show integrity 
  • Always be honest
  • Take responsibility for my actions
  • Be organised and prepared each day for learning
  • Lead by example
  • Aim high
  • Be on time
  • Aim to attend school each week day


    • Be mindful of my own safety
    • Wear the correct uniform with pride 


  • To school
  • At school
  • From school


This includes full uniform (not half and half e.g. uniform and PE uniform) and regulation jewellery


  • Use manners – be kind, Channel K. Show manaakitanga
  • Use every opportunity to participate
  • Arotahi –  stay focused in class and complete work to the best of my ability
  • Be resilient
  • Persevere
  • Eat a healthy diet, get plenty of sleep
  • Balance what I do in my spare time, e.g. use of devices/spending time with friends


Respect people – Manaaki tangata (Respect others)


  • If you don’t have anything nice to say, don’t say anything at all 
  • Value the opinions of others, listen
  • Be mindful of others’ safety
  • If you have an opinion, be careful how you deliver it
  • Use appropriate language
  • Treat others as you would like to be treated
  • Schoolwide sportsmanship
  • Show respect for people’s differences

Respect Property – Manaaki taiao (Respect Environment)


  • Use devices appropriately 
  • Show respect on the way to and from school
  • No banned items – bring only the equipment you need for learning to school
  • Be mindful of my surroundings and other people’s property