Catholic Ethos and Values


God’s Servant First

Mission Statement

At St Mary's follow Christ’s example in all we do.  We grow in faith, we learn, we do our best.

  • We welcome and respect everyone
  • We are a family of God
  • We serve our school, parish and global community


Our Values

Love  - I am God’s servant first when I show LOVE,  KINDNESS and JOY by

  • Being joyful and excited about my learning
  • Being open to God’s love and sharing it with others
  • Helping others to feel hope by supporting them
  • Using words of encouragement and Kindness
  • Respecting others beliefs and cultures


Service – I am God’s servant first when I show COMMITMENT, CARING, CONCERN, INVOLVEMENT, EMPATHY, and ALMSGIVING by

  • Showing stewardship by caring for our local and global family.
  • Working co-operatively with others, joining in and doing my part.
  • Being aware of others’ needs and generously taking action to make a difference.




Peace – I am God’s servant first when I show PEACE, FORGIVENESS, HONESTY, RESPECT and JUSTICE by

  • Treating others as I want to be treated
  • Respecting everyone’s point of view even when it may be different to ours.
  • Standing up for what is right and just.
  • Asking for forgiveness by saying sorry when we do make mistakes.






God's Servant First