Our Vision, Values & Goals

At Yarra Hills Secondary College, our vision is to be the school of choice for all children in our local community.

In order to do this we will provide an environment where we truly know our students and how they learn, can identify all students’ individual strengths and challenges, whilst also providing support or extension to help them achieve their best possible personal outcomes. Our students and staff will proudly engage with, promote and support the local community. We will offer a wide variety of curricular and co-curricular programs to enable our students to develop themselves and find pathways in their own areas of interest and talent.

VISION and MISSION Statements


“Yarra Hills Secondary College’s vision is to be the school of choice for the local community, providing the highest quality educational outcomes, extension and enrichment to all students in a supportive and inclusive environment”


“Our mission is to provide opportunities, experiences and pathways that enable all students to reach their full potential while reinforcing the importance of our College Values. Yarra Hills’ students should graduate from the school with a sense of pride, confidence and curiosity about the world around them, be respectful in their relationships, accepting of all others and aspire to be lifelong learners and positive contributors to society”


Yarra Hills Secondary College has the following core values:


All students and staff should display and promote these values in their actions and interactions within and beyond the school community.


Yarra Hills Secondary College supports and promotes the principles and practice of Australian democracy, including a commitment to:

-elected Government
-the rule of law
-equal rights for all before the law
-freedom of religion
-freedom of speech and association
-the values of openness and tolerance

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