Our Vision

Our school’s vision is ‘Inspire, Inquire, Grow’thumbnail IMG 8232

Inspire Inquire Grow

At Newington Primary School, we develop active, global citizens who have the confidence, empathy and resilience to make a positive difference in our world.  We empower our students to be creative and critical thinkers, who collaborate with others. We engage in challenging, concept-driven, inquiry learning that promotes learner agency.

As an Authorised IB World School, we uphold the IB  mission. More information, can be found at The IB Mission  www.ibo.org

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Our Values

SchoolOur School Values are aligned with the International Baccalaureate Learner Profile. This profile, defined by the International Baccalaureate, is a set of characteristics for students to show they are developing life-long learning and inquiry skills and that they are aware of and sensitive to the experiences of others. A student's development in these areas is considered to be a key indicator of their overall achievement as a learner and as an international person.

values open mind

We appreciate our own and other cultures. We listen to other people and respect their ideas.

values inquiries

We are curious and enjoy learning. We try to find out new things.

 values knowledgeable

We seek and share ideas, information and experiences to understand our changing world.

 values caring

We show empathy, compassion and respect. Our words and actions are friendly, kind and thoughtful.

 values thinkers

We ask questions and think carefully to make good decisions. We consider how our decisions affect others. We try to solve problems on our own.

 values courageous

We believe in ourselves. We are brave and we try new things.

 values comminications

We can work in teams and listen to others. We express ourselves confidently and creatively.

 values balanced

We look after our mind and body. We try to stay healthy and happy.

 values principled

We tell the truth and we are fair. We share and play well with others.

 values reflective

We celebrate our learning and strive to reach new goals.