Our Purpose

Bass Valley Primary School is committed to providing a safe, supportive and inclusive environment for all students, staff and members of our community. Our school recognises the importance of the partnership between our school and parents and carers to support student learning, engagement and wellbeing. We share a commitment to, and a responsibility for, creating an inclusive and safe school environment for our students, enabling individuals to develop their potential as lifelong learners and active members of the community in a changing world.

Our Vision

Our school is a place to be proud of because:

  • Quality teaching and learning provides opportunities that enable students to achieve their full potential in a supportive and engaging environment.
  • We value the active involvement and support of parents and community members in delivering a broad range of learning experiences.
  • We deliver a strong social skills program which promotes resilience, tolerance, respect, empathy towards others and where students feel safe.
  • We develop an understanding and appreciation of environmental and sustainable living through interaction with the local environment.

Our Expectations

Bass Valley Primary School’s expectations form the basis of all actions and beliefs within the school and broader school community. Bass Valley Primary is a Positive School Wide Behaviour school and uses the same expectation language across the whole school.

The school’s expectations are:

  • Be a Learner – We strive for excellence, which means trying our hardest and doing our best.
  • Be Respectful – We respect ourselves, our school and each another, and understand that our attitudes and behaviours have an impact on the people around us.
  • Be a  Friend– We model and demonstrate kindness, and take every opportunity to help others that may be in need.
  • Be Safe – We follow instructions and make decisions that will not affect the safety of ourselves or others.