Te Kura Kaupapa Maori O Tamarongo Pursuant to sections 146 and 155 of the Education Act 1989, the Minister of Education hereby gives the following notice: N o t i c e 1. This notice may be cited as Te Kura Kaupapa Maori O Tamarongo. 2. This notice shall come into force on 30 January 1995. 3. I hereby establish at Opunake, a primary school called Te Kura Kaupapa Maori O Tamarongo, and I hereby designate the school as a kura kaupapa Maori. 4. Aims, purposes and objectives of Te Kura Kaupapa Maori O Tamarongo. Together with the use of te reo Maori as the principal language of instruction, the following aims, purposes, and objectives constitute the character of Te Kura Kaupapa Maori O Tamarongo: (i) To be committed to the provision of high quality education. (ii) To create a warm, caring, supportive learning environment. (iii) To appreciate and nurture parental involvement in the education of their children. (iv) To encourage all children to strive for excellence in all areas of their education. (v) To adhere to the language, customs, and traditions of Taranaki iwi. (vi) To take full advantage of all that the modern world of education has to offer while retaining the values of the Maori world. 5. Constitution of the Board of Trustees. The board of trustees of Te Kura Kaupapa Maori O Tamarongo shall comprise: (a) Five people appointed by the Minister; (b) The principal, or principal designate; (c) Not more than four persons co-opted by the board. Dated this 14th day of July 1994. LOCKWOOD SMITH, p.h.d., Minister of Education.