Codes of Conduct

St Columba's School aims to foster the total development of each individual within a loving community that is totally committed to supporting the Catholic faith, principles and ideals within the framework of the Mercy Values.

Parent and Guardians

As a parent/guardian of St Columba’s School in Bayswater, you agree to abide by the following 12 Conduct Statements. It is an expectation that all parents/guardians follow these 12 statements. The Principal will hold a person accountable for any breaches of the Code.

Conduct Statements

  1. You act safely and competently.
  2. You give priority to students’ safety and well-being in all your behaviour and decision making.
  3. You act in accordance with the values of the Gospel as defined in the Code of Ethical Conduct.
  4. You conduct yourself in accordance with laws, agreements, policies and standards relevant to your relationship with the school community.
  5. You respect the dignity, culture, values and beliefs of each member of the school community.
  6. You treat personal information about members of the school community as private and confidential.
  7. You give impartial, honest and accurate information about the education, safety and well-being of students.
  8. You support all members of the school community in making informed decisions about students.
  9. You promote and preserve the trust and privilege inherent in your relationship with all members of the school community.
  10. You maintain and build on the community’s trust and confidence in Catholic schools and the Church.
  11. You act reflectively and ethically.
  12. You allow students to have a voice in their education, safety and well-being.

Thank you for your cooperation and support in ensuring protocols are supported in ensuring the safety and wellbeing of all our community members.

Gina Burns

Student Code of Conduct

St Columba’s School has a Student Code of Conduct. Please download this document and share with your children.

Community Code of Conduct

St Columba’s School has a Community Code of Conduct. Please download and share.


St Columba’s School Bayswater

32 Roberts Street, Bayswater WA 6053
PO Box 61, Bayswater WA 6933
Phone: (08) 9208 2700