Our School - St. Mary's Philosophy

St. Mary's Primary School is committed to offering the best academic environment possible. To do this, we support each student's learning and ensure that each student can learn in an environment free from bullying, harassment, and undue distraction.

St. Mary's Primary School is committed to caring for each student's emotional and pastoral needs. To do this, we have a pastoral care framework and provide support such as counselling services and education on resilience and mental health.

St. Mary's Primary School is committed to allowing each student to achieve in areas of their own interest. To do this, we accommodate each student's interests, allowing them to balance curricular and extra-curricular activities, and encourage them to pursue their interests.

St. Mary's Primary School is committed to fostering leadership in all of our students. To achieve this, we have programs and activities which encourage each student to lead among their peers.

St. Mary's Primary School is committed to allowing each student to live a healthy and active lifestyle. To do this, we provide education on a healthy lifestyle, and encourage sporting and other recreational activities.

Our philosophy is enacted through our teaching and care for students. Our philosophy guides our teaching, strategic plans and governance decisions.