Vision and Mission Statement

Vision Statement

“You must love one another.  If you have love for one another, then everyone will know that you are my disciples."
John 13:34 - 35

As a Parish Catholic Primary School, we at St. Mary's are committed to creating a vibrant educational community which is safe and nurturing for all children, allowing each child to achieve their full potential, imbued with the Good News of Jesus: one in which each person in our community is enabled to grow in dignity, developing a living, loving relationship with Christ and others.

The following Gospel Values are at the core of our School Community:

  • Love
  • Respect
  • Faith
  • Truthfulness
  • Community
  • Service
  • Compassion
  • Concern

Mission Statement

In accordance with the tradition of the Good Samaritans;

  • The person of Jesus and His Gospel are at the centre and the focus of all aspects of school life.
  • We are committed to the development of the whole child; spiritual, social, emotional, physical and intellectual, where educational needs for all children are met in a safe and inclusive environment.
  • Staff, parents and students work together to provide a safe, supportive and secure environment that has a culture of respect and care and values diversity.
  • Priests, parishioners, parents, staff and children are seen as integral to our school community.
  • The unique dignity of each person in our community will be recognised, respected and affirmed.