Vision and Mission

Mission Statement

As partners in Catholic education, we commit ourselves to our students by:

  • actively living and encouraging Gospel values
  • providing a stimulating and challenging teaching and learning environment
  • assisting children in understanding their roles and responsibilities as global citizens underpinned by Catholic values
  • fostering in all a hope for the future
  • nurturing respectful relationships with students, teacher, parents, parish and the wider community.

Vision Statement

At St Gertrude’s we commit ourselves to developing and sustaining an authentic Catholic school which is:

  • founded on the person of Jesus Christ, enlivened by the Gospels and inspired by the work of St Mary of the Cross MacKillop
  • centred within a community enriched by Gospel values
  • dedicated to providing a balanced and challenging curriculum which addresses the diverse needs of our students
  • respectful of faith and cultural identity of each student
  • committed to developing and celebrating the whole person.