We believe that quality of learning depends on quality teaching. Our teaching is based on educational research, knowledge of the learner and reflection on our practice.
Through individual, shared and co-operative learning experiences Castle Cove Public School develop the whole child intellectually, socially, emotionally, creatively and physically.
We provide quality education where all students are valued as learners, experience success and have their achievements recognised.
We believe optimum learning occurs when students work together in a supportive, aesthetically pleasing, happy environment. They learn to be self-disciplined and to take responsibility for their own learning.
We believe learners need to be actively engaged, willing to take risks and apply their learning, in experiences of which are enjoyable, relevant and challenging.
We believe that learning how to learn is essential for all students.
Castle Cove Public School provides rich learning experiences for students in a safe, secure, caring environment. The experienced staff is committed to providing curricula that encourages students to develop confidence, motivation, self discipline and responsibility. The school values high achievement.
The school, which is regarded as a focal point for community based activities, is characterised by a high degree of valuable parent involvement. The school community takes a great deal of pride in assisting in maintaining and improving the pleasant natural environment. The school's statement of purpose was developed by teachers and the school community. Our purpose is to ensure that this school: Provides a caring community where children are nurtured as individuals and as members of the group; promotes educational programs that are positive and challenging and reflect community aspirations and provides an educational culture fostering life long learning.