Avalon Intermediate School

Ka Mahi Tahi Tātou, Ka Taua Tātou - Working as one, so we all succeed

20 Sept 2:40pm 

We have completed our lock down exercise and all students, staff and persons on-site are safely accounted for.  Everyone did extremely well and responded to instructions.   

20th September 2:03pm 

Avalon Intermediate School is conducting a lock down exercise (drill).  All updates are provided on our website.  Please do not come to the school or phone the school as you will not be attended to.  We will update this website when the exercise (drill) has been completed.  Thank you. 

Vision and Values

Our vision is KA MAHI TAHI TĀTOU, KA TAUA TĀTOU - Working as one, so we all succeed

Success at school is not limited to academic ability, it is different for every learner but it is our role as a school to provide the right culture, resources and support to help our tauira to be confident and successful learners. We know that our teaching and learning goes both ways and that our teaching staff have so much they can learn from our students and whanau, which is why our whakatauki applies to everyone in our learning community.


Ngā tikanga, the values that underpin the way that our school works are:

KAITIAKITANGA - Guardianship



MAURI ORA - Wellbeing 

Music Video - Ko Au Te Awa

AIS Staff - Lockdown Video

Music Video - Sun

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