Vision

Mentone Girls’ Secondary College students, through courage and work, will develop compassion, independence and tolerance in a dynamic learning environment enabling them to make a fulfilling contribution in local and global communities.

Beliefs

The College believes in:

  • the value of single sex education
  • equality of access to education
  • promoting excellence
  • reinforcing positive images of women
  • promoting students’ self-confidence and self-discipline
  • promoting courteous behaviour and respect for self and others
  • fostering cultural interaction
  • valuing past traditions
  • providing stimulating and varied learning experiences
  • providing a safe, friendly and caring environment
  • the encouragement of students to participate in school decision making
  • students showing initiative
  • students developing resilience and accepting responsibility for their actions

Strategic Plan

The Mentone Girls’ Secondary College¬†Strategic Plan 2015-2018¬†is both a planning document and a description of the beliefs and expectations about life in our College. Updated every four years, the Strategic Plan includes:

  • A school profile, including statements summarising our purpose, values and environmental context in which we currently operate
  • Goals set for student learning, student engagement and wellbeing, and student pathways and transitions
  • Our strategic intent, including targets, and key improvement strategies