To provide an outstanding educational environment lead by an expert teaching team who respond to individual student needs and talents, whilst delivering a guaranteed, viable, world class curriculum that is digitally rich and academically challenging. We are passionately committed to creating critical, global thinkers who are connected to real world pathways and opportunities.
"Respice Finem. Look to the end result"
At Southport State High School, we achieve this mission through a commitment to:
· Personal excellence.
· Caring Relationships.
· A focus on individual success.
Southport State High School has four key values that guide everything we do. We seek to instil these values in every student at the school. We call these values the TORO values.
Our TORO values are:
Teaching and Learning
A Passion for learning, creativity and excellence, Attending all classes with the required resources and demonstrating a positive attitude and work ethic.
A culture of high expectations for behaviour, learning and presentation. Acting in a way that enables ourselves, and others to feel safe in our school environment.
Interacting with others with honesty, integrity and accountability.
Connection with each other and our community through valuing diversity, acknowledging and supporting the needs of others.
To promote these values we embrace:
· A sense of community and belonging.
· A diverse curriculum.
· Flexible approaches.
· Willingness to embrace new technologies.
As a result, our school is focussed on:
· Individual achievement.
· Genuine care.
· Responsible behaviour and citizenship.
· Education of the whole person.