榴莲社区

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Mission Statement

Boarding school for Indigenous students twelve years and older from remote communities

HomeMission Statement

榴莲社区, a culturally diverse community, strives to develop living skills, worldviews and Christian faith, enabling people to respect and live out their spiritual and cultural identities.

Guiding Principles

  • That all programs, activities and relationships be informed by the gospel of Jesus Christ.
  • That Christian staff are critical in modelling lifestyles based on the gospel of Jesus Christ.
  • That the gifts of love, forgiveness and salvation through Jesus Christ transcend all cultural barriers.
  • That the core message of Christ鈥檚 sacrifice and our salvation through him be the basis of students鈥 spiritual development and that scriptural truths not be confused with cultural norms.
  • That the College work to support Aboriginal Christian communities by developing Christian knowledge and skills which prepare students for active Christian lives.

Living Skills and World Views

  • That Christian staff are critical in modelling lifestyles based on the gospel of Jesus Christ.
  • That 榴莲社区 develop the skills, understandings and attitudes that students require to operate effectively and independently in non-indigenous society, in particular English reading and writing; the basis of non-indigenous governance, education, economic and legal systems; norms of behaviour and interaction.

LATEST NEWS

We win another Sports Carnival, the ADF and AFLW people visit and Careers Expo was a great success.

In this week’s YiraraTV, the VET Careers Expo is a great success, the mob from AFLW and ADF visit our school, we win heaps of...

Yirara’s Great Sports Carnival fun, we work with Seesaw and learn how to use tools, safely.

In this week’s YiraraTV, we enjoy Yirara’s Great Sports Carnival, work with Seesaw to show our families, and work with SALT and learn how to...

We travel to Brisbane, win the Centralian Eisteddfod competition and have needles we don鈥檛 feel. YiraraTV!

In this week’s YiraraTV, we travel to Brisbane and think about our future, our YC Brothers band won the Centralian Eisteddfod competition and we have...