At St. Kevin’s we believe that every person in our community has the right to function in a safe and equitable environment in which they are listened to, respected and given every opportunity to flourish.
The Melbourne Declaration on Educational Goals
The Melbourne Declaration on Educational Goals for Young Australians emphasises that schools support young people to become:
- successful learners
- confident and creative individuals
- active and informed citizens.
Successful learners are creative, innovative and resourceful and are able to solve problems in ways that draw upon a range of skills. They are able to plan activities independently, collaborate, work in teams and communicate ideas.