Fergusson Intermediate School

“High Expectations for All”


 Our school vision is to have high expectations for all, and to provide programmes in an environment to help all children reach their potential.

To enable every student to be successful in life by:

  • Providing opportunities for all round personal, social, cultural, sporting and academic development
  • Having high expectations for all
  • Developing attitudes and skills needed for life long learning
  • Nurturing students’ feelings of self worth and esteem
  • Promoting a school / families partnership which benefits students’ education and wellbeing
  • Encouraging creativity and challenge
  • Ensuring the aspirations of Maori and Pasifika parents are included
  • Providing additional support for students who are underachieving in Literacy and Numeracy
  • Providing extension programmes for high achievers


At Fergusson Intermediate School we:

  • Strive for excellence by aiming high and persevering in the face of difficulties
  • Treat others as we wish to be treated ourselves
  • Have a culture of inclusiveness – accepting each other as unique individuals, valuing diversity as an opportunity to learn from each other
  • Take responsibility for our own actions and learn from our choices
  • Provide challenge and recognise achievement in all areas
  • Work together to make Fergusson Intermediate School a happy and safe place to be
  • Encourage teamwork and co-operative learning
  • Respect our environment
  • Encourage community participation for the common good
  • Behave with integrity