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Portrait of a Graduate

  • Knows the basic teachings of the Catholic faith; lives the Gospel message through commitment to service and moral decision making; and embraces a life of both personal and communal prayer which anchors, strengthens and guides all Catholics in their mission to bring Christ to the world.
  • Is a critical and creative thinker, writer and communicator capable of utilizing knowledge acquired in the classroom along with contemporary technology to become a responsible lifelong learner.
  • Values the sacredness of human life, embraces the unique qualities of every person, treats all people with dignity and respect and has a sense of civic and social responsibility to engage in community service.
  • Understands the importance of being physically fit and emotionally strong and who understands the value of teamwork and sportsmanship in all areas of life.

Belief Statements

  • We believe that our Catholic identity is at the core of who we are as a community. Catholic spirituality, values and morals are central to developing students who exercise true freedom with responsibility.
  • We believe that a solid academic foundation is due a Paul VI graduate. Students enrolled in both traditional and non-traditional curricula are challenged, supported and encouraged to grow at all levels so to be well prepared for all future endeavors.
  • We believe we are called to celebrate cultural diversity in the Paul VI community. We accept our responsibility to respect and accept one another so to reflect Jesus’ command to love as He loved.
  • We believe that all people who walk into Paul VI High School have a right to a safe and clean environment. In addition, our Catholic identity should be made clearly visible in all parts of the school building and surrounding property.
  • We believe that all types of extra-curricular activities, including clubs, athletics, intramurals and field trips, are necessary for the total education of the student.
  • We believe that service to school, family and community by all members of the Paul VI community reflects faith in action, the Gospel fully lived.
  • We believe that pride in Paul VI High School must be nurtured, developed and celebrated primarily through the relationships that form upon entering the Paul VI family.
  • We believe that utmost value must be given to the constant participation of all the stakeholders in the life of the Paul VI community.