Mission Statement

Context

Founded in 1883 by the Presentation Sisters, Star of the Sea College is a Catholic school for young women. We remain faithful to the spirit of the Presentation Sisters who are called to encounter God in the heart of the world. We seek to continue the mission of Jesus in the spirit of Nano Nagle.

College Motto

Facta Non Verba ~ Deeds Not Words 

The College motto reminds us that words are not enough in themselves. We need to be "doers of the Word", proclaiming the Good News with courage and conviction. 

Mission Statement

Star of the Sea College educates young women spiritually, academically, physically and creatively in a compassionate Catholic context. In keeping with our desire to promote the dignity and potential of each community member, the safety and wellbeing of our students is paramount across all aspects of the school environs.  We strive to empower young women to engage in critical reflection leading to positive action for our world.

Seven Guiding Principles

• fostering faith
• teaching and learning with passion and excellence
• nurturing compassion and community
• being energised by change
• striving for justice
• celebrating the Presentation mission
• developing independence, initiative and leadership