Manaakitanga: (​Respect, honesty, responsibility)- This refers to the values and culture of care and respect. This is one of the most important concepts for children to embrace and understand. If there is any one thing that is more important than all else it would have to be kindness, tolerance, and respect. The Lion Award, Cool Cat award, the role of student leaders, the role and attitude our teachers show each other as well as parents and students is Manaaki.