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Mission & Philosophy

Mission & Philosophy

Welcome to St. Bernard School:

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St. Bernard School will support our families in the total education and faith formation of their children.
Our school will be recognized as a Catholic school leader through the collaborative efforts of our administration, faculty, and parents working together. We strive to challenge our students and teach as Jesus did by providing spiritual, social, and service opportunities. Through a comprehensive and rigorous academic curriculum, we will challenge our students to become well-rounded, life-long learners.

Belief Statements
  1. We believe that an effective Catholic education develops the whole person spiritually, intellectually, emotionally, socially and physically.
  2. We believe in the importance of instilling a value system consistent with the Catholic faith that will enable a child’s moral development.
  3. We believe that self-discipline is fundamental to the development of the child.
  4. We believe that St. Bernard School is a Catholic community dedicated to serving others as Jesus did.
  5. We believe in a school program that depends on mutual respect and cooperation between teachers, parents, students and administration so that children will experience the love of Christ within a Catholic environment.
  6. We believe in the need for a strong academic program that helps children increase their ability to achieve their fullest potential.
  7. We believe in the spiritual needs of the students by building on the foundation set by the family and sharing with families the responsibility of reinforcing the Gospel message.
  8. We believe in providing students the opportunity to interact in a Catholic community, to build trusting relationships and to witness through worship and service the Christian message as core to our Catholic identity.