Vision & Values

The Bishop Tyrrell Philosophy

Our Mission

Bishop Tyrrell Anglican College focuses on the development of the whole child, emotionally, physically, intellectually and spiritually, within a caring, Christian environment.  We foster a deep sense of community within our school, and work towards helping each student reach their potential through providing opportunities for everyone to learn, lead and serve.

Our Vision

We endeavour to be a learning gateway to a world of opportunities for our students. We will prepare them well for the years that follow schooling by encouraging them to embrace their individual talents and interests, strive for excellence and seize the day!

Our Values


  • a love of God
  • compassion
  • pursuit of grace, truth and loyalty


  • for self, others, community and the environment
  • acceptance and appreciation of difference
  • integrity, displaying character and responsibility

Pursuit of Excellence

  • commitment to personal growth and individual passions
  • perseverance, curiosity, creativity, adventure and resilience
  • developing leadership


  • working in teams to solve problems and engage in community partnerships
  • communication and open-mindedness
  • a culture of fun, family, friendship and service


  • a balanced, well-rounded education
  • capitalise on innovation to enrich our practices
  • participation and immersion in experiences