Berkley Normal Middle School provides pathways for students to mature into young people who:
Care (Kia manaaki)
Knowing, holding onto and acting on values that will live effectively in a global community, and grow as life long learners. Working to secure a sustainable social, culture, economic and environmental future.
Share (Kia tiaki)
Understanding the importance of connectedness ... and its many rewards including respect in oneself and others (diversity), responsibilities and relationships with people, the land and environment.
Dare (Kia toa)
Using competencies to develop confidence, strength, courage and excellence ... resilience and resourcefulness to face challenges; self motivation; accepting responsibilities and aiming high.