OP1 Curriculum Delivery Policy

Purpose of the Curriculum Delivery Policy

The purpose of this policy is to define what the successful delivery of the curriculum within Orakei School will result in, and the responsibilities of the Principal to ensure the successful delivery on these outcomes.


Delivery of the curriculum shall foster student progress and achievement and meet all Board expectations and legislative requirements.

Responsibilities of the Principal

Therefore the Principal must ensure:

  1. Achievement of the Charter aims and targets.
  2. Compliance with the National Administration Guidelines.
  3. There is a focus on the national priority groups of Maori, Pasifika and students with special learning needs in school planning and reporting.
  4. That Board approval is sought before changes to the school curriculum requiring increased expenditure or significant changes to programmes or staffing are made.

Relevant Legislation

Including but not limited to;

  • Education Act 1989
  • National Administration Guidelines
  • National Education Guidelines
  • UN on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities
  • Human Rights Act 1993


OP1 i. Core Subject Delivery Procedure

OP1 ii. AKO Model

OP1 iii. GATE

OP1 iv. ESOL

OP1 v. Learning Spaces

OP1 vi. Digital Technologies

Document Management and Control

Policy / Document Owner: Orakei School Board of Trustees
Operational Policy Number: OP1
Prepared or Reviewed By: W Pihema
Authorised By: The Board of Trustees
Date Policy Approved and Resolution No.: June 12 2017 / 2.6.17
Date Last Reviewed:
Review Frequency: Triennial
Date of Next Review: June 2020


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