about us
our values

The warm feeling of "belonging to 545" is evident in the children, parents and teachers working cooperatively in the education of our children.

545 prides itself on being a supportive, friendly and caring school. We have a happy relaxed community atmosphere that fosters a strong and active partnership between students, staff, parents and local community.

The warm feeling of "belonging to 545" is evident in the children, parents and teachers working cooperatively in the education of our children. The school has a reputation for providing a positive, caring environment, which promotes and celebrates endeavour and the pursuit of excellence.

 

 

The philosophy of the school underpins all school operations and curriculum. It is encapsulated in the school motto, "At 545 we care", and expressed in the following values:

  • In respecting the individual, we value the whole person we treat people equally and we strive to maintain a safe environment where "risk taking" with learning is encouraged.

  • We value teamwork, which provides support and features cooperation between staff, students, parents and the broader community.

  • Having fun is essential in maintaining a healthy work ethic.

  • We value learning that strives for excellence, has high expectations and works towards continuous improvement. Professional commitment and open, honest communication are essential for the maintenance of high professional and ethical standards.

  • We value our past while planning and building for a better future.