School Values

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Students aim to achieve these values at Wandin North Primary School

Show Respect:

  • Listen without interrupting
  • Show whole body focus
  • Ask questions at the end to clarify
  • Speak in a friendly manner using polite conventions (please, thankyou etc)
  • Think before you speak
  • Allow equal opportunity for all to learn and work
  • Be considerate of other people’s space, belongings and opinions
  • Use inclusive behaviour
  • Empathy: develop an attitude of caring for others
  • Demonstrate your understanding of your rights and responsibilities

Aim High:

  • Set personal goals
  • Produce work you’re proud of
  • Be a good classroom citizen
  • Do what is best for you, to work at your best
  • Show consistent effort across all tasks
  • Step up to challenges – raise the bar
  • Don’t be satisfied with your standard of work

Be Organised:

  • Use a strategy that works for you (take notes, use a list)
  • If unsure, ask in the appropriate way at the appropriate time
  • Ensure you have the correct equipment for the task at hand
  • Manage your diary to maximize organisation
  • Take the initiative
  • Assist others with their organisational skills
  • Be prepared for all situations.

Bounce Forward:

  • Use appropriate strategies to complete work
  • Learn to improve through feedback
  • Show a forgiving nature
  • If at first you don’t succeed, try, try again
  • Learn to bear other people’s mistakes and behaviours
  • Demonstrate your understanding of differences: positives, strengths and weaknesses