Together as a community of staff, students and families we will create a safe and empowering learning environment where wonder and curiosity are nurtured and every child is empowered to reach their full potential. We will value diversity and build respectful relationships through effective communication.
Charnwood-Dunlop is a Restorative Practices School. Restorative practices emphasises the value of restoring relationships. Students are accountable for their behaviour and work together to listen to each other's perspectives, build empathy, repair harm and find ways to move forward. To help students choose a positive attitude, Charnwood-Dunlop promotes REACH values. These reflect staff and community values and are informed by the National Framework for Values Education in Australian Schools. The REACH values are:
Following this simple but effective philosophy has a positive influence on the way students, staff and our community embrace each day.