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Nurturing Confidence, Compassion, and Personal Excellence in Students

Corpus Christi College, Bateman, Western Australia

Corpus Christi College is a co-educational high school of nearly 1,200 students located just south of Perth. The school provides a modern, exciting, and forward-thinking education experience for students, nurturing confidence, compassion, and personal excellence. The school is committed to educating young people to serve as school and community leaders and students are prepared to become life-long learners and global citizens.

Recognized as a MindMatters School in 2011 by whole child partner Principals Australia Institute, Corpus Christi College has established a functional school-based core health and well-being team with clear processes and roles to support their work. The school has increased the number of trained staff and the range of professional development opportunities available to support staff wellness. Students are encouraged to take proactive leadership roles in mental health and well-being initiatives and mental health and resilience themes are integrated throughout the curriculum and extracurricular activities. Parent, family, and community involvement has expanded with regular parent information forums and direct links with community mental health services.

Connecting to the Community to Promote Well-Being for All

Cedars Christian College, Farmborough Heights, New South Wales, Australia

Over the last thirty years, Cedars Christian College has grown to offer a quality educational experience for more than 600 students from preK through secondary school. The school has a prominent standing in the area and has a reputation for its strong pastoral care programs and links to the community. Recognized as a MindMatters School in 2011 by whole child partner Principals Australia Institute, the school is served by teachers and support staff focused on providing a safe and supportive teaching and learning environment and are committed to promoting the social and emotional well-being of the whole community.

PRIDE Program Shines in Renaissance School

Tri-West Middle School, Lizton, Ind.

"Dream ... Believe ... Achieve ... Remember ... Anything's Possible" is the motto that echoes throughout the hallways of Tri-West Middle School in Lizton, Ind., a recipient of the 2011 School to Watch® award from whole child partner National Forum to Accelerate Middle-Grades Reform.

One of 2,000 Renaissance Schools in the United States, Tri-West Middle School motivates both its students and its staff to achieve excellence and be enthusiastic about education through various rewards programs, such as the High-Five Luncheon and Honor Roll Breakfast of Champions, events that applaud the students' and the staff's drive to succeed.

 

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