Our values


The school’s agreed set of values are central to all policy and decision making. These values give emphasis to the cooperative and caring nature of the school’s ethos, and promote recognition of a positive and persistent attitude and a strong sense of responsibility and respect.

  • Care

    Encouraging students to care about themselves, others and the environment.

  • Positivity

    Encouraging students to approach life, and specifically learning, with confidence, optimism and enthusiasm.

  • Respect

    Encouraging students, teachers and parents to treat themselves, each other, and their environment, with respect.

  • Resilience

    Encouraging students to be independent, problem solvers, optimistic and to make social connections.

  • Persistence

    Encouraging students to strive for their personal best, accept challenges, try hard, and not easily give up.

  • Responsibility

    Encouraging students to take ownership of their actions, reflecting on them, and dealing with consequences of those actions with integrity.

Bentleigh West Primary School

23 Brewer Road Bentleigh

Ph: 9557 1228

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