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Why do we work hard and show kindness?

To mark a return to face-to-face assemblies, Miss Fielden and Mr Bakker discussed our values of kindness and hard work with the school by asking, "Why do we ask everyone at GCA to be kind and work hard?"

Answers included the following: 

We ask you to be kind so that...

you feel happy

you feel safe and comfortable

your focus is on your learning

people will want to be friends with you

everyone feels safe

everyone feels happy

our school is a happy place

teachers can prioritise your learning

We ask you to work hard so that...

you can succeed and achieve your goals

you can learn more and know more

you learn the importance of persistence

you can congratulate yourself when you achieve

you understand that success relies on effort

you are prepared for secondary school