Vision, Mission and Values

Vision, Mission and Values

Scotch College is a modern, progressive and successful independent school for boys.

For over a hundred years the School has been providing an intellectually and personally challenging programme in keeping with the best traditions of liberal education.


A learning community with an international standard of excellence.


To develop young men with strength of character, self-understanding, a passion for sustained learning and spiritual inquiry who will become active members of the global community.


As a Christian college these are our core values and tenets:

Integrity: adherence to moral and ethical principles; soundness of moral character; honesty.

Service: acts of helpful activity; assistance and support; to do someone service.

Stewardship: using talents, abilities and resources in a responsible and honourable manner.

At Scotch we promote: 

Individuality: through knowing every boy

Openness: through spirituality

Opportunity: through equality of opportunity for all

Equity: through quality of opportunity for all

Excellence: through personal achievement

Respect: through valuing self, family, community and environment