'Avalon Intermediate, situated in the Hutt Valley, Wellington, caters for approximately 200 Year 7 to 8 students. Of these students, 38% are Māori, 28% Samoan, and 24% are NZ European.

The school’s mission statement is ‘caring for individuals while encouraging students to succeed’. The values of the school are collectively known as AVALON: attend, value each other, aspire, learner and leader, our place and never give up.

Leaders and teachers regularly report to the board, schoolwide information about outcomes for students in the following areas:

  • achievement in reading, writing and mathematics

  • wellbeing

  • accelerated progress for target groups of students in writing

Taken from ERO report June 2020