Summerwood Primary School Mission, Values, Philosophy and Conduct

Vision

The Summerwood Primary School Vision is that every learner should be encouraged, challenged, cherished and supported.

Summerwood Primary School Vision and Mission 1

Committed to quality education

Mission

Our Vision is achieved by:

  • Ensuring that all educators are well qualified, have a high degree of professional integrity and  embody the values of Summerwood;

  • Providing a safe, caring and happy environment conducive to learning, sport and play;

  • Teaching children skills for effective living and contributing to a changing world;

  • Encouraging learners to be the best that they can be;

  • Maintaining a balanced approach to academics, sport and cultural activities;

  • Recognizing both effort and excellence; and

  • Encouraging the development of interests and skills that contribute to a fuller enjoyment of life.

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Values

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  • Respect for Diversity

  • Excellence

  • Sense of Community

  • Integrity

  • Taking Responsibility

Respect for Diversity

  • Promote a high degree of respect for all human beings, fostering an environment in which diversity is celebrated and appreciated;

  • Committed to accessibility and inclusivity of all;

  • To see diversity as strength;

  • Care for ourselves, others and the environment; and

  • Promote an open society where a multiplicity of opinions and experiences are actively encouraged.

Summerwood Primary School Vision 4

"I have no special talent. I am only passionately curious."

Albert Einstein

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The Summerwood Primary School Philosophy

Learning without limits

Our philosophy is simple - to embrace and provide for all types of learning.

 

We respect the individual needs of all our learners and believe that WITH THE RIGHT KIND OF GUIDANCE, DIRECTION AND DISCIPLINE, ALL LEARNERS CAN SUCCEED.

 

Our educational approach empowers learners to:

  1. question conventional thinking and to

  2. pursue their academic understanding with dedication and originality.

The Summerwood Primary School Code of Conduct

Everyone in this School has the the right:

  • TO WORK AND LEARN WITHOUT BEING DISTURBED BY OTHERS.

  • TO BE TREATED COURTEOUSLY AND RESPECTFULLY.

  • TO BE TREATED FAIRLY.

  • TO WORK IN A CLEAN, SAFE AND ORDERLY ENVIRONMENT.

  • TO TAKE PRIDE IN SUMMERWOOD PRIMARY SCHOOL.