CURRENTLY THE SCHOOL ARE GOING THROUGH THE PROCESS OF CONSULTING WITH STUDENTS, FAMILIES AND STAFF TO REVAMP OUR SCHOOL VALUES.
Below you will find the vision and values at present BUT... watch this space!
Our purpose is to nurture community minded learners who are self-motivated and challenge themselves to become resilient problem solvers over the course of their learning journey.
Good Manners : The habit of speaking and acting in a way which gives people a feeling of being appreciated, valued and respected. The habit of using words and actions of good manners with sincerity.
Friendliness : The habit of being interested in others. The habit of sharing your time, ideas, feelings, belongings and yourself with others. The habit of saying and doing things to lessen the labour and effort of others. (Helpfulness)
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Courage: The habit of accepting your fear and nevertheless making yourself say or do the things you know are right and more important than your fear. The habit of sticking to your values and resisting the temptation to abandon them.
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Persistence/ Resilience : The habit of trying again and again without complaint or the need for a reward. The habit of accepting failure as a stepping stone to success and bouncing back. The habit of seeing problems and difficulties as things you can do something about to make better.
Tolerance/Acceptance : The habit of accepting and respecting difference. The habit of accepting things you cannot change. The habit of avoiding judgement. The habit of forgiving faults and the patience to work with them.
Compassion : The habit of caring deeply for the plight of others and the desire to help. The habit of doing and saying things to raise the spirit of another (Kindness).
The outcome of these Values is:
Empathy : A person of good character who: