b'EDUCATE IN THE FAMILY SPIRIT.The Marianist family spirit found at Emmanuel College is a way of life and way of connecting. By providing a climate of acceptance and love, the school acts as an extended family, nurturing growth, development and personal responsibility. We strive to embrace opportunities to praise, thank and celebrate members of the school community. We listen attentively and engage in dialogue with trust and empathy, recognising that we educate by our every word, gesture, and look. By being present in the school / homepartnership, the young people of the College understand thatfamily spirit and inclusion are the cornerstone upon which allelse is built. Every student enjoys a strong, caring andtrusted relationship with their peers and staff.The Catholic education provided at Emmanuel, in partnership with parents, strives for the young people of the College to flourish and challenges them to live authentically at being their best.'