Embracing Diversity and Achieving Success

 

VISION

“Adelaide Secondary School of English fosters intercultural understanding, educating the culturally diverse student population in English language skills and developing capabilities for effective life-long learning and participation in Australian and global society.”

We value

·     Respect

·     Responsibility

·     Resilience

PHILOSOPHY

 Adelaide Secondary School of English has a unique, dynamic and culturally diverse student population. We strive to provide a safe, supportive and stimulating learning environment, whereby our students

·     are provided with a relevant and challenging curriculum

·     share cultural perspectives to enhance learning and build positive relationships

·     are educated to become community minded and global citizens

·     are provided with opportunities to become confident, critical, creative and independent learners

·     develop communication skills and social responsibilities enabling them to contribute effectively in society

 OBJECTIVES

 Our school objectives are to:

·     develop students’ English language competencies and further build upon their knowledge and skills so that they are better equipped for life long learning, can realise their full potential, and contribute positively to the wider community

·     foster in students a positive sense of themselves as individuals so that they understand that diversity can be embraced and utilised to collaboratively create a better world

·     provide students with a general understanding of Australia’s democratic and multicultural society so that they fulfil their rights and responsibilities as citizens

·     develop partnerships with community organisations to support our students, families and caregivers