HopeTown School

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We actively promote the NSW DET's "core values" (2004) along with the Commonwealth's "values for Australian schooling" (2004). 

These values are incorporated into Hopetown's 3 expectations (rules):

* Be Safe       *Be Respectful      *Be Responsible

The Hopetown School community recognises that the following core values underpin school decision making around the development of the broader curriculum:

BD14582_   Resilience:  developing a range of coping strategies and self-management qualities such as:  recognising strengths and maximising potential; personal responsibility, perseverance and self- discipline

BD14582_   Connectedness: actively developing a sense of belonging to, participating in and caring for the school and the wider community

BD14582_   Achievement: pursuing and promoting individual endeavour and displaying pride and satisfaction in personal achievement

BD14582_   Creativity: valuing original ideas and recognising enterprise and innovation

BD14582_   Responsibility: accountability for individual actions towards yourself, others and the community

BD14582_   Integrity: being consistently honest and trustworthy

BD14582_   Equity: accepting and promoting tolerance, acknowledging diversity and respecting differences.