St. Mary of the Assumption High School

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Our Goals

Our Goals

 

  • To encourage students to develop and nourish a vital relationship with God and His people.
  • To provide a secure and caring learning environment for a multi-ethnic student body.
  • To develop from a fundamental knowledge of scripture, morality, and theology, the understanding that the Christian life is a life of service.
  • To develop an ability to think both logically and critically.
  • To improve writing and speaking skills, and to foster an appreciation of the cultures from which language is derived.
  • To encourage students to express themselves creatively in one or more of the arts, and to appreciate the aesthetic expression of others.
  • To develop an understanding of mathematical concepts and the ability to apply the knowledge and skills gained in order to respond to the demands of a technological society.
  • To impart a knowledge of the social sciences and an understanding of the relationship of the individual to society.
  • To impart a knowledge of the natural laws and an understanding of the scientific method.
  • To enable students to acquire the knowledge, habits, and attitude which promote personal and public health, both physical and mental.
  • To instill an awareness of global, civil, social, and ethical responsibilities.
  • To develop a positive attitude toward lifetime learning.