Wanneroo Secondary College recognises that you, as parents, are the most powerful educative influence in the life of your child. The home and school are complementary forces in the child’s education and therefore parental involvement and interest at all levels is encouraged and appreciated.
Our website provides important information about the operation of the College and outlines the policies and regulations that we as students, teacher and parents will adhere to.
Our Vision Statement is “Star in Your Future… Dream, Believe, Learn, Succeed!”
The College vision is underpinned by the following five key values:-
At Wanneroo Secondary College we:
Success achieved by all.
A motivated and enthusiastic school community.
A safe and happy environment.
A school which encourages all to reach their potential.
Empowering students to make informed decisions.
Inspiring individuals to be active members of the global community.
The learning environment is safe, stimulating and happy.
Instruction is meaningful, clear and challenging
There is mutual respect and cooperation between all individuals.
Encouragement and guided support.
Diverse educational opportunities.
Resilience, persistence and striving for continued improvement.
Giving it a fair go.
The College fosters a culture of confidence and embraces leadership opportunities for all
Our Way of Teaching and Learning
|Self Discipline||Attend school all day, everyday
Get to all classes on time and ready to work
Follow all staff instructions, classroom and college rules
Take responsibility for my actions within the college and community
|Trust||Uphold the college’s Vision and Values
Behave with honesty and integrity at all times
Cooperate with others to make decisions in the best interests of all
Use technology and social media responsibly
|Adaptability||Think about where I am and always respond appropriately – Right time, right place, right response
Believe in myself and have a positive approach to everything that I do
Continue working hard even if there are changes or disruptions in the day
|Respect||Respect myself and treat people with dignity, equality and fairness
Value a teacher’s right to teach and my classmates’ right to learn
Respect my work and property and the work and property of others
Accept the right of others to be different and to have different views
|Success||Set high standards and challenging targets and work hard to achieve them
Be proud of my achievements as well as those of others
Track my progress in my subjects and take responsibility for my learning
Use all resources and opportunities to help me achieve my targets
|Self Discipline||Be punctual at all times
Role model expected behaviours
Consistently incorporate Low Key Strategies into classrooms
|Trust||Support and maintain all facets of the college’s Vision and Values
Provide structured and safe learning environments for all
Maintain confidentiality with sensitive information
|Adaptability||Implement and embrace new policies and initiatives
Change teaching styles and programs to suit individuals andspecified cohorts
Utilise and incorporate new ICT
|Respect||Acknowledge the individual needs and talents of others
Maintain open and professional communication with others
Treat all students fairly, logically and consistently
|Success||Support and encourage innovation and excellence
Provide others with realistic goals and the support necessary to achieve them
Reward and praise others in a meaningful and appropriate way
|Self Discipline||Encourage regular attendance and punctuality
Promote pride in wearing the college uniform and being equipped for classes
Promote that College staff and parents are a team in the education of all students
|Trust||Support and maintain Wanneroo’s Vision and Values
Help Wanneroo SC and its staff to provide a supportive and caring environment
Share information in an appropriate and responsible manner
|Adaptability||Actively support new school policies, systems and initiatives
Understand that Wanneroo provides a variety of teaching styles to enable student learning
Be aware that planned events and meetings may need to be altered due to changing circumstances
|Respect||Maintain open and respectful communication with others
Recognise the professional skills and knowledge of Wanneroo’s staff
Actively reinforce and support school policies and procedures
|Success||Encourage students to utilise all opportunities for learning and development
Help to motivate and encourage students to work towards a successful future
Celebrate and share in the achievements of students
‘Star in Your Future’…Dream, Believe, Learn, Succeed