Vision and values

Our Vision

At High Wycombe Primary School, we aim to provide a happy, safe and stimulating environment sensitive to the needs of all. Each child is encouraged to become the best person they can. We provide learning opportunities so that all children are equipped to deal with the challenges of a changing world.

Our Values

At High Wycombe Primary School, we focus on the nine Core Values of Australian Schooling which we believe are critical to the development of positive young people and adults alike.

The nine values are:

  • Care and compassion: Care for self and others.
  • Doing your best: Seek to accomplish something worthy and admirable, try hard, pursue excellence.
  • Fair go: Pursue and protect the common good where all people are treated fairly for a just society.
  • Freedom: Enjoy the rights and privileges of Australian citizenship free from unnecessary interference or control, and stand up for the rights of others.
  • Honesty and trustworthiness: Be honest, sincere and seek the truth.
  • Integrity: Act in accordance with principles of moral and ethical conduct, ensure consistency between words and deeds.
  • Respect: Treat others with consideration and regard, respect another person's point of view.
  • Responsibility: Be accountable for one's own actions, resolve differences in constructive, non-violent and peaceful ways, contribute to society and to civic life, take care of the environment.
  • Understanding, tolerance and inclusion: Be aware of others and their cultures, accept diversity within a democratic society, being included and including others.