According to Martin Luther King Jr., “The function of education is to teach one to think intensively and to think critically. Intelligence plus character - that is the goal of true education”. It is a fact that students are not only intellectual but also social and emotional beings, and all these dimensions interrelate to impact learning and performance.
In planning an effective course, it is important to consider who our students are, while taking into account their cultural, academic and social background.
Therefore, committing and collaborating with all the stakeholders ensures that every child is afforded the opportunity to achieve her personal best within the context of a firm and loving school environment.
The Alpha setting exemplifies mutual respect, and the centering of life skills and character development in the context of the Mercy charism in their daily lives.
The goal for every student of the Academy is “empowerment”. This will allow all girls to be self-sufficient, peaceful and loving and prepared to be members of an active Citizenry ready to play a meaningful role in a democratic society while achieving richer and fuller lives in the eyes of God and our country.
We continue to affirm in the words of Mother Teresa, “Reach high, for stars lie hidden in your soul. Dream deep, for every dream precedes the goal”.
“AD VERNUM ET BONUM: TO THE GOOD AND THE TRUE”