Mission Statement

Welcome to St Mark’s Church School.  We are a modern and forward-looking school where the traditions of the past meet the modern technologies of today.  Our school is a place where dedicated, specialist teachers encourage our children to do their best in their academic studies as we prepare them for their future.

We have a vibrant and supportive atmosphere where we encourage all our students to be individuals with ambitious goals, and we support them to work hard to achieve them. At the same time we make sure there is plenty of time to play and have fun in a happy and supportive environment.
  • We are the only independent co-educational school in Wellington.
  • We have been educating boys and girls from Preschool through to Year 8 for nearly 100 years.
  • We are St Mark’s.

Within a caring Christian environment we provide our students with the foundations for success in an inter-connected world.

St Mark’s Church school is a vibrant, dynamic and joyous community of learners where students and teachers work as partners to achieve what is needed for their life-long learning journey.

We offer:

  • excellent and inspirational foundational education
  • engaged and Inspiring teachers
  • challenged and safe students
  • an environment in which the Christian faith is nurtured
  • an active partnership between school and parish
  • buildings that reflect and support the dynamism of the school
  • Inclusiveness
  • Tolerance and caring
  • Children come first
  • Success and excellence