Prescott College Southern staff integrates the teaching of values into all subject areas, and encourages each student to adopt a positive lifestyle that shows care for the overall community and people they interact with on a daily basis. A strong emphasis is placed on cooperative behaviour and self-discipline on the part of students.
The School asks its students to follow four basic codes of conduct.
- Everyone has the right to work and learn without being disrupted by others
- Everyone has the right to be treated courteously and respectfully
- Everyone has the right to work in a clean and safe environment
- Everyone has the right to feel proud of his or her school
A well-structured behaviour management system operates with full staff support. Where possible natural consequences are followed through for studentís misbehaviour. Inappropriate behaviour is seen as a symptom and every effort is made to determine the cause and the best action for assisting the child in changing their approach to life.
At Prescott College Southern, students are taught the value of self-worth within a Christian context. The qualities of self-control, self-discipline, tolerance towards others and the acceptance of responsibilities for oneís own actions is promoted. Habits of courtesy, decorum, and graciousness are also strongly emphasised as being part of every day life.
A Peer Support Program across the whole school encourages children to work together in the supporting of one another in the social context.