Our Philosophy

 

Guided by Christian philosophy, St. Mark's International School aims to provide quality early years through secondary education, enabling each student to achieve their fullest potential by becoming confident, motivated, optimistic and responsible young citizens.

Our Values

  • Caring for each other individual and recoginising their unique worth

  • Being guided by Christian principles

  • Enjoying Learning

  • Providing educational opportunities embracing the academic, cultural and physical

  • Striving for excellence in all facts of school life

  • Developing the skills necessary for critical thinking and a lifetime of educational pursuits

  • Displaying truth, intergrity and compassion

  • Facing challenges and learning from experience

  • Providing equal opportunity for admission with no regard for race or national origin

  • Being involved in citizenship and service to other

  • Promoting environmental awareness

Our Goals

  • Enabling each student to feel safe and confident in pursuing learning

  • Enabling students to practise critical thinking and develop a lifelong love of learning

  • Enabling each student to explore and develop spiritually through knowledge and appreciation of Christian philosophy, while being affirming and tolerant of differing value

  • Developing leadership, teamwork and research skills in a range of settings

  • Fostering healthy attitudes which enable students to respect one another, develop resilience enjoy school life and approach the future as responsible caring citizens

  • Equipping students with the flexibility to thrive in a changing world

  • Fostering responsibility through values-centered education

  • Recognising effort, achievement and success