Values are those things that really matter to each of us, the ideas and beliefs we hold as special.

Both Values and Key Competencies need to be understood and practiced regularly in order to become 'second nature' and integrated as life skills.

At Alexandra Primary School we focus on developing the following values:



Social Action

ALEX's heart represents our three core values.

Key Competencies

Key Competencies describe the kinds of 'thinking habits' we need to have in order to be successful lifelong learners in all sorts of situations. The Key Competencies are:


Managing Self

Relating to Others

Participating and Contributing

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