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Vision

To empower Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander students, to achieve positive futures through providing high quality education and real pathway opportunities.

We aim to achieve this vision by:

  • embracing Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Christian perspectives and cultural knowledge and wisdom to foster in students strong, positive identities.
  • creating a safe environment in which students further their knowledge, skills and confidence to:  Achieve their full potential; attain economic independence; and contribute positively to their families, their communities and Australian society.
  • being a leader in Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander education.

Core Values

  1. Culture - Shalom values Aboriginal and Torres Strait Island culture and the special contribution it offers all Australians.
  2. Faith - For Shalom, Christian faith expressed in an Indigenous context underpins all aspects of school life.
  3. Learning - Shalom values learning and the joy and opportunities that it can bring to individuals and communities.
  4. Community - Shalom values healthy communities where individuals feel valued.
  5. Respect - Shalom values individual self-respect and repect for others, their property and their reputation.
  6. Relationships - Shalom values healthy and productive relationships between all members of the Shalom Community.
  7. Reconciliation - Shalom values reconciliation between first nation and second nation people.
  8. Diversity - Shalom values the world view and cultural perspective of all individuals and what that can offer the whole community.
  9. Personal excellence - Shalom values the striving for personal excellence in all aspects of life.