Thornton College Mission Statement:

“To educate young people to meet the challenges of life courageously, to use their talents to the full, and to live the values of Christ’s Gospel.”

Our aims are:

  • To enable our students to discover their true potential and to work towards their full development.
  • To provide an environment where students will be happy and where they will strive for excellence.
  • To enable students to grow in the knowledge and love of God, and to encourage them to serve Him in others and to spread the knowledge of the Gospel.
  • To foster students’ academic, physical and spiritual growth.
  • To encourage students to respect and value others as equals and respond to their needs.
  • To encourage students to see themselves and what they have to offer in the context of the wider community.
  • To ensure that our young people are well prepared for life in a rapidly changing world.