college core purpose & vision

Our Core Purpose

Marymount College is a place of belonging committed to developing young women of hope who will continue to nurture their hearts and minds in the Catholic tradition and will be agents of justice grounded in stewardship, hospitality, compassion and reconciliation.

Our Vision

To live out our Catholic tradition through the charism of the Sisters of the Good Samaritan of the Order of St Benedict, in a spirit of compassion, hospitality and stewardship. Each student is challenged to respond radically to the Gospel to critique and transform the world.

Our Values

With Jesus and Mary as our foundation and the Sisters of the Good Samaritan of the Order of St Benedict as our role models; we value:

  • Hospitality, compassion and stewardship
  • A sense of belonging in a safe, welcoming and supportive community
  • The right of individuals to progress in their journey of faith
  • A culture of continuous improvement
  • A love of learning and a commitment to excellence
  • The realisation of each individual’s potential
  • Inquiry, creativity and innovation
  • Active and responsible citizenship
  • An appreciation of diversity
  • Co-operation, collaboration and communication
  • A respect for each other and our environment
  • Risk taking, resilience and reconciliation
  • A culture of encouragement, empowerment and rigour
  • A spirit of celebration