b'Mission & TraditionInspiring Young WomenO ur College is dedicated to the Sacred Heart. Our Missionary call is to live and make known the compassionate love of the Sacred Heart of Jesus and share in the mission of the Holy Spirit. We do this through Communion, Contemplation and Mission. In essence, we are a Faith Community andO urvibrantHousesystemreflectsourSpecial that is what makes us not only different from other schools, but also distinctive as a Catholic School. Character. It is an essential part of our development of relationships and building community through TheeducationatSacredHeartGirlsCollegeisaHouseactivitiesandcompetition.OurHousesare holistic,formative,values-basedexperiencethatappropriately named after zealous Women of the Church: develops the whole person: the spiritual, academic,EuphrasieBarbier,CatherineofSiena,TeresaofAvila, physical, ethical, emotional and creative. We exploreSuzanne Aubert, Trse of Lisieux and Mary Mackillop. As strategiestoencourageandbuildleadership,well as inspirational Women of Justice, many are declared confidenceandcommunityspirit.Theseincludeas Scholars of the Church. Traditionally, family members activities that promote and support social justice,belong to the same House, thus extending and prolonging theworkofCaritas,StVincentdePaul,variousthe community spirit.charitableorganisations,prayer,liturgies,cultural activities, retreats and outdoor education camps asSmallergroupswithintheHousesCommunion, well as formal student leadership positions. Contemplation,MissionGroups(CCM)aremini-Faith communities where our Charism is explored, developed and practised.9'