Our Values

Our Values – Vision

Our Values: In offering the Australian curriculum in the context of Singapore, Avondale Grammar School aspires to promote ‘Together, the best for every child’.

Avondale Grammar School continually strives to be a centre of excellence, at the forefront of international best practice.

We are a school of choice where all are valued as part of the learning community and as globally-minded citizens. A community who look out, not back, in order to meet the challenges of a dynamic future.

Our Values – Culture

The School applies its philosophy through a culture which promotes and rewards both effort and enthusiasm for learning. The culture encourages curiosity and the joy of discovery. It recognises each child’s progress along their own learning path relative to their individual goals.

The School:

  • Provides a high level of individual attention in order to support, nurture, challenge and extend each child.
  • Provides a strong academic framework and achievement standards.
  • Provides high standards of pastoral and academic care.
  • Encourages the development of shared values between family and school.
  • Maintains high standards of student behaviour.
  • Maintains high standards of staff professionalism and scholarship.


  • Avondale is a happy, vibrant community promoting learning habits in which growth, innovation and flexibility are actively fostered
  • Avondale provides a high quality, holistic educational experience which is ambitious and aspirational for all
  • Avondale provides diversity of opportunity for all to achieve individual excellence
  • Avondale develops robust, risk-taking individuals capable of meeting the unique challenges of a rapidly changing world
  • Avondale students take responsibility for their learning and demonstrate creative and critical thinking
  • Avondale students are articulate, emotionally intelligent, caring, outward-looking and tolerant

Our Values – Motto

To the best of one’s ability

Avondale Values

Avondale Grammar School invests in ”Values” education across the whole school. The programme aims to instil in our children key values which include:

  • Compassion
  • Courage
  • Excellence
  • Inclusion
  • Integrity
  • Resilience
  • Respect
  • Responsibility


Together, the best for every child