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Mission and Values Better learning. Better Behaviour. Better Opportunities

At Birkdale we believe the quality of teaching and learning indirectly affects how students learn, engage and participate in the learning process. Our school mantra signifies our commitment to teaching and learning.
Birkdale Vision
Engaging today's learners to become tomorrow's leaders.
 
Beliefs and Values
Birkdale State School believes that all students are being prepared to be engaged, informed and active Australian citizens. Underpinning this belief are the values of:
 
·     Students are at the centre of all we do
·      All students can learn with the right support
·      Working collaboratively with the community plays a vital role in a child's learning
·      High yield strategies and evidenced based teaching are core to student success.
·      Collegiality and teamwork enhance student success and support school community health and well being.
 
We believe in:
Student centered curriculum; engaging, promoting, and rewarding student
learning by using the whole school approach to learning strategies and 
implementing quality teaching and learning process and practices
 
Evidenced based teaching and learning which strives to improve student outcomes
through:
Collection of user-friendly quality data
The explicit teaching of evidence based programs
The implementation of high yield teaching and learning strategies and practices
A safe supportive school environment; ensuring diversity, inclusivity, and the social
and emotional wellbeing of the entire school community, ensuring every member
of BSS is equipped to succeed