Our Philosophy

As a coeducational school of the Lutheran Church of Australia, Concordia Lutheran College exists to nurture and empower young people to shape and enrich our world through a life of faith and service. We are a Christian community where God's message of grace is proclaimed, and this guides how we teach, live and work together.

Our Philosophy Statement

At Concordia each individual is valued. Consequently we seek to develop the whole person socially, emotionally, spiritually, physically as well as cognitively, through a broad range of educational opportunities and unique learning environments. Our vision is that students would become life-long learners and proactive citizens of the global community, utilising their God-given gifts and talents for the benefit of others.

Our Purpose

Our purpose is to nurture individuals who are; aware of their humanity, open to the influence of the Holy Spirit, and are growing in and living according to a cohesive world-view.

We encourage students to become:
  • Self-directed and insightful
  • Discerning and resourceful
  • Adept and creative
  • Open and responsive
  • Principled and resilient
  • Confident and caring
We value:
  • The centrality of the Gospel
  • Faith and Service
  • Integrity and courage
  • Respect and compassion
  • Responsibility and accountability
  • Striving for excellence
  • Gender Equity
  • Cultural diversity
  • Stewardship of the earth