Our Students

At Bellevue School we like to provide opportunities for our students to grow as leaders.
 

As children progress through the school, we foster their leadership skills by encouraging them to take on roles and responsibilities that support others, grow their skills, and contribute to the wider school community.
 

Just like the ‘real world’, the students apply for these roles, are given training and develop their leadership with the support and guidance of their mentor teachers and their peers.

 

It is our aim that the students become the kaitiaki (guardians) of their place.

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School Librarians

We have a large number of responsible and reliable Hub 5 (Year 5 & 6) students who take on the roll of librarian.

 

Here are some quotes from our librarians -


My role as a librarian is to...

 

1. Issue, return and shelve the books

2. Be a role model

3. Help people in the library  (Samitha)

 

...take a role of leadership and it's also actually a lot of fun.  I love being a librarian even though I'm new to the job.  Probably my favourite part is the librarian awards! (Atrisa)

 

... treat others with respect and to help people think that being a librarian is cool (which it is!).  I have always admired librarians from a young age - you see my sister was a librarian and I always visited the library - plus I am helping the school.  (Harper)

 

...help the kids that need helping ....and you have lots of fun while doing it.  Plus you can tick something off your Bell Challenge as well!).  (Kendra)

 

...do with reading.  If I wanted to I would buy the whole library!  (Quinn)

...make sure the library is quiet, tidy and in the situation that I would wish it to be when I visit.  In my opinion the library is a treasure that we need to look after.  (Nour)

 

...scan books and as a librarian I can borrow as many books as I like.  It's being responsible for doing a job and I like that.  (Dylan)

 

...help others and commit to do a job - the library is the best place to do that. (Katherine)

 

...helping little kids.  I enjoy doing librarian meetings and working with others or helping the community.  (Phoebe)

 

...help out the school and step up. I am still learning new things but I really enjoy this leadership role. (Thea)

 

...love to help people and love books! (Nuhaik)

 

...like books.  When I was in Hub 4 I got to be a librarian and it was really fun so this year I decided to be a school librarian. (Emma)

 

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Peer Mediators

Our Peer Mediator group support students and the duty teachers to have an enjoyable lunchtime.  
 

Some thoughts from the team - 
 

My Job as a Peer Mediator is helping my peers (people in my school) when they can’t solve the problems themselves. – Josie

 

 

My Job is to help you solve your problems. – Seren

 

 

My job is to help people solve their problems. – Shriya

 

 

My Job as a Peer Mediator is to help other kids sort out arguments. – Mason

 

 

My job as a Peer Mediator is to:-

  • make tough choices

  • be a role model for the school

  • keep the school safe

  • show the school values - Maia

 

 

My job as a Peer Mediator is to look after my peers and make sure this school is all positive vibes. - Harper

 

 

My job as a Peer Mediator is keeping people safe and happy. - Zain

 

 

My job as a Peer Mediator is solving problems that have gone wrong. - Savain

 

 

My job as a Peer Mediator is to keep people safe and happy. - Darsheel

 

 

My job is helping solve small problems that happen once or twice every week. - Luc

 

 

My job is to 

  • help people to solve their problems themselves

  • be a role model. - Eden

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Student Council

The Student Council meet once a fortnight to discuss student concerns, ideas and charity fundraisers.  

Two student councillors are selected by their peers in each of the Year 4 - 6 whānau classes and one from each of the Year 1-3 classes. These students plot out the charity fundraising events for the year, discuss how they will run, communicate events with the wider school and get things happening!  

Our motto?  'Just do it!'

Just some of the things the student council have been involved in recently - 

Star Wars Day

Pink Shirt Day - Anti Bullying Campaign

Games stands at the Book Fair

Onesie Day for Wellington Free Ambulance

The Disco

Pack the Bus (The Breeze Radio)

SPCA collection of donations

 

In their own words -

 

WHAT STUDENT COUNCIL DOES - 

In student council we help with fundraising and events,

Try to make school a better place , think of ideas , and make the world a better place,

We listen to our classmates and bring their ideas to meetings.

We are role models. We don't tell others what we show others what to do,

We organise events, help our community, keep others informed (emails, newsletter, etc), inform other students of what is coming up in hub time.

We support good causes and include others.

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Playpod Monitors

In our middle playground we are lucky enough to have a huge container housing all sorts of exciting loose parts, barriers, cones, fabrics and old household gear that is incredible for developing imaginative play.  

 

In Terms 1 and 4 each year this is open every fine lunch time for the students to use.

 

Luckily we also have a committed team of monitors who take care of pulling out the equipment, supporting play and getting it properly tidied up each lunch time too.

Check out the 2020 team!

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Student Council

The Student Council meet once a fortnight to discuss student concerns, ideas and charity fundraisers.  

Two student councillors are selected by their peers in each of the Year 4 - 6 whānau classes and one from each of the Year 1-3 classes. These students plot out the charity fundraising events for the year, discuss how they will run, communicate events with the wider school and get things happening!  

Our motto?  'Just do it!'

Just some of the things the student council have been involved in recently - 

Star Wars Day

Pink Shirt Day - Anti Bullying Campaign

Games stands at the Book Fair

Onesie Day for Wellington Free Ambulance

The Disco

Pack the Bus (The Breeze Radio)

SPCA collection of donations

 

In their own words -

 

WHAT STUDENT COUNCIL DOES - 

In student council we help with fundraising and events,

Try to make school a better place , think of ideas , and make the world a better place,

We listen to our classmates and bring their ideas to meetings.

We are role models. We don't tell others what we show others what to do,

We organise events, help our community, keep others informed (emails, newsletter, etc), inform other students of what is coming up in hub time.

We support good causes and include others.

playpod.jpg

Playpod Monitors

In our middle playground we are lucky enough to have a huge container housing all sorts of exciting loose parts, barriers, cones, fabrics and old household gear that is incredible for developing imaginative play.  

 

In Terms 1 and 4 each year this is open every fine lunch time for the students to use.

 

Luckily we also have a committed team of monitors who take care of pulling out the equipment, supporting play and getting it properly tidied up each lunch time too.

Check out the 2020 team!

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council.jpg

Student Council

The Student Council meet once a fortnight to discuss student concerns, ideas and charity fundraisers.  

Two student councillors are selected by their peers in each of the Year 4 - 6 whānau classes and one from each of the Year 1-3 classes. These students plot out the charity fundraising events for the year, discuss how they will run, communicate events with the wider school and get things happening!  

Our motto?  'Just do it!'

Just some of the things the student council have been involved in recently - 

Star Wars Day

Pink Shirt Day - Anti Bullying Campaign

Games stands at the Book Fair

Onesie Day for Wellington Free Ambulance

The Disco

Pack the Bus (The Breeze Radio)

SPCA collection of donations

 

In their own words -

 

WHAT STUDENT COUNCIL DOES - 

In student council we help with fundraising and events,

Try to make school a better place , think of ideas , and make the world a better place,

We listen to our classmates and bring their ideas to meetings.

We are role models. We don't tell others what we show others what to do,

We organise events, help our community, keep others informed (emails, newsletter, etc), inform other students of what is coming up in hub time.

We support good causes and include others.

playpod.jpg

Playpod Monitors

In our middle playground we are lucky enough to have a huge container housing all sorts of exciting loose parts, barriers, cones, fabrics and old household gear that is incredible for developing imaginative play.  

 

In Terms 1 and 4 each year this is open every fine lunch time for the students to use.

 

Luckily we also have a committed team of monitors who take care of pulling out the equipment, supporting play and getting it properly tidied up each lunch time too.

Check out the 2020 team!

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council.jpg

Student Council

The Student Council meet once a fortnight to discuss student concerns, ideas and charity fundraisers.  

Two student councillors are selected by their peers in each of the Year 4 - 6 whānau classes and one from each of the Year 1-3 classes. These students plot out the charity fundraising events for the year, discuss how they will run, communicate events with the wider school and get things happening!  

Our motto?  'Just do it!'

Just some of the things the student council have been involved in recently - 

Star Wars Day

Pink Shirt Day - Anti Bullying Campaign

Games stands at the Book Fair

Onesie Day for Wellington Free Ambulance

The Disco

Pack the Bus (The Breeze Radio)

SPCA collection of donations

 

In their own words -

 

WHAT STUDENT COUNCIL DOES - 

In student council we help with fundraising and events,

Try to make school a better place , think of ideas , and make the world a better place,

We listen to our classmates and bring their ideas to meetings.

We are role models. We don't tell others what we show others what to do,

We organise events, help our community, keep others informed (emails, newsletter, etc), inform other students of what is coming up in hub time.

We support good causes and include others.

playpod.jpg

Playpod Monitors

In our middle playground we are lucky enough to have a huge container housing all sorts of exciting loose parts, barriers, cones, fabrics and old household gear that is incredible for developing imaginative play.  

 

In Terms 1 and 4 each year this is open every fine lunch time for the students to use.

 

Luckily we also have a committed team of monitors who take care of pulling out the equipment, supporting play and getting it properly tidied up each lunch time too.

Check out the 2020 team!

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Tech Ninjas

Us Tech Ninjas are a proud group from Hub 5 who work  around the school to do any tech jobs that come our way!   We work in classes that we are assigned to and help solve tech problems.  And we love helping out Bellevue!

 

                  What tech jobs do Tech Ninja’s do?

 

  • We charge chrome books.

  • Delete pictures and videos to create more space

  • Check for Apple updates

  • Log out on seesaw

  • Delete student profiles

  • Delete photos and videos on chrome books

  • We can help you untangle your charging cords

  • We delete unwanted profiles

  • Fix chrome books

  • We can take class photos if you are busy