Why - PHILOSOPHY

We aim for J&J learners to become:


— Thinkers
We exercise initiative in applying thinking skills critically and creatively.

— Communicators
We understand and express ideas and information confidently and creatively in more than one language and in a variety of modes of communication. They work effectively and willingly interact with others.

— Inquirers
We develop their natural curiosity. They actively enjoy learning and this love of learning will be sustained throughout their lives.

— Knowledgeable
We explore concepts, ideas that have local and global significance. In so doing, they acquire in-depth knowledge and develop understanding across a broad and balanced range of disciplines.

— Principled
We act with integrity and honesty, with a strong sense of fairness, and respect for the dignity of the individual,

— Open-Minded
We understand and appreciate their own cultures and personal histories, and are open to the perspectives, values and traditions of other individuals and communities.

— Caring
We show empathy, compassion and respect towards the needs and feelings of others..