Vision Statement

St Carlo Borromeo Primary School is a faith community based on the model of Jesus Christ. Gospel values are reflected in all areas of school life. We accept the challenges of being Catholics in a changing world, encouraging creative thinking and discovery, endeavouring to assist all in the community to live in harmony.

St. Carlo Borromeo School Vision Statement

St. Carlo Borromeo Primary School, is a faith community based on the model of Jesus Christ. Gospel values are reflected in all areas of school life.

Based on these values we:

Respect the dignity of each individual, embracing difference whilst fostering a spirit of harmony and safety whilst promoting the values of equality, justice, inclusiveness and tolerance.

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Believe that each person has the ability to achieve when provided with a safe,supportive school community, to develop the whole person:- spiritually, emotionally, socially, morally, physically and academically.

Strive to foster a love of learning in an environment where all in our community are encouraged to become independent life long learners.

Develop within our community a global outlook, an awareness of the needs of others and the skills necessary to become effective citizens who are willing to contribute to the school, community and society.

We hold ourselves responsible for the learning of all in our community to be living witnesses of the Catholic Faith. We accept the challenges of being Catholics in a changing world that encourages creative thinking and discovery, endeavouring to assist all in the community to live in harmony.

St. Carlo Borromeo School Democratic Principles

St Carlo Borromeo Primary School adheres to the Democratic Principles:

  • elected Government;
  • the rule of law;
  • equal rights for all before the law;
  • freedom of religion;
  • freedom of speech and association;
  • the values of openness and tolerance.

The School, together with all Australian citizens, recognises the freedom to pursue religious beliefs and to follow a religious view that is founded upon those beliefs. We commit to the fundamental freedoms of speech and association for all Australians so long as those freedoms are not used to subvert the rule of law. 

We acknowledge the right of our elected Governments, their departments and officers to require certain conditions relating to the programs and teaching practices in our School.

We acknowledge that all persons are entitled to be treated equally before the law and, as far as it is within our capacity to do so, we endeavour to treat all members of our community with equity and fairness.

We are committed to living in peace with our fellow Australians irrespective of differences in faith, race or culture, and are committed to the social value of respect for all persons. St Carlo Borromeo Primary School is open to families who seek an education based on Christian principles and standards.

St Carlo Borromeo Primary School is a Child Safe School