St Thomas More College views the personal development of students as crucial to the education they receive at the College. The Life Skills Program endeavours to provide support for students as they journey through the challenging adolescent years. The Life Skills Program aims to complement the efforts made by families in helping students.
The Life Skills Program includes the development of resilience, self-responsibility, self-esteem, decision making, personal development, relationships, community and social responsibility and careers and life beyond school.
For students in Years 7 to 10, the Life Skills Program is taught within the HPE curriculum. For senior students the Life Skills Program is taught by their Pastoral Care Teacher in their individual PC Classes. The Life Skills Program topics for each year level are listed below: