Our shared vision, values, beliefs and shared expectations around teaching and learning strengthen our focus on continuous improvement. A supportive collegiate environment enhances teaching practice and learning.Our school is committed to providing each child with an excellent education within a supportive environment. We set high academic expectations and behavioural expectations for all students and assist them to achieve their personal best. Results consistently demonstrate strong student outcomes.Students enjoy a wide variety of programs which support our focus on English and Mathematics and the application of these skills, knowledge and understandings to enhance each students learning in all Victorian Curriculum Learning Areas and Capabilities.Teachers use evidenced based teaching practices when developing their programs. Our Strategic Plan drives improvement and development within the Framework for Improving Student Outcomes. Our staff work collaboratively in focused teams to analyse and track student achievement data which informs effective planning for the diverse individual learning needs of the students in each class, they use whole school approaches to learning.The teachers acknowledge the importance of evidence based informed High Impact Teaching Strategies (HITS) such as setting goals, explicit teaching, worked examples, differentiation and personal learning. The purposeful use of a range of technologies supports student engagement and 21st century learning requirements. Our school values of Respect, Responsibility, Resilience, Integrity and Care are an essential part of the school’s ethos and underpin our actions in all areas.