Our Mission 

To develop young people who will be: 
Confident, Connected Life-long Learners;
Positive, Responsible, and Constructive Citizens committed to creating quality lives for themselves, their families, and their communities
Our Motto 

Kia Manawanui
Be of a COURAGEOUS and COMPASSIONATE heart
Our Tīkanga

The way we do things here at Makoura College is symbolised in the following three statements:
  • Whaia te Tika – Doing what is right
  • Whaia te Pono – Seeking wisdom through learning in all situations 
  • Whaia te Aroha – Care and support others in need