OUR IDENTITY

At Trinity Lutheran College we aim to be …  

A community with Christ at the centre

  • where personal witness to faith is given
  • where the development of personal and communal spirituality is fostered through prayer, reflection and worship
  • where gospel values are given primacy
  • where the inner life of individuals is nourished

A vibrant and inquisitive learning community guided by consistent expectations of high quality outcomes

  • where knowledge, ideas, imagination and creativity are valued
  • where critical thinking and openness of mind are encouraged
  • where students and teachers share in a continual process of learning and growth
  • where a desire for life-long learning is generated
  • where different learning styles and intelligence domains are understood and respected
  • where individual success is encouraged, achievement affirmed and quality appreciated

A safe and inclusive community assisting students to develop self-discipline and respect for each other

  • which values and affirms the uniqueness of the individual
  • which celebrates the diverse gifts and talents of its members
  • where we focus on building positive relationships with each other and with all members of the college community
  • where we learn how to rebuild broken relationships in a spirit of respect and reconciliation

A compassionate community actively involved in extending love, care and concern to each other

  • which is blessed in its friendship and collegiality
  • which embraces the future with courage, hope and joy
  • where the core values of love, justice, compassion, forgiveness, courage, humility, hope, quality, appreciation and service play an integral role in how we live, learn and be together in community

A community that nurtures a committed response to social and justice issues locally and globally

  • where a critical awareness of social issues and a concern for the under-privileged and the marginalised are fostered
  • which affirms that we are stewards of creation
  • which holds in awe the uniqueness of our Australian environment and its indigenous culture
  • which never ceases to wonder at the gift of life and of creation

A community that engages in a mosaic of constructive community partnerships

  • where students are empowered to live fulfilling and valuable lives and to be leaders in a world of change
  • which forms strong and reciprocal connections to the global and local community
  • which fosters a life of service in and to the community that surrounds us