Schoolwide Learning Expectations


Our Lady of Malibu School students in Grades K - 4 are:

PEOPLE OF FAITH, who,

  • Says daily prayers and goes to Church on Sunday
  • Knows Church beliefs
  • Lives their lives as Jesus taught us
  • Shows love and respect for everything God made

 DEDICATED LEARNERS, who

  • Exhibits positive “can do” attitude

  • Solves problems
  • Has strong work habits
  • Loves learning and asks meaningful questions
  • Shares answers and ideas willingly

 COMMUNITY LEADERS, who

  • Shows self control

  • Cares for and respects all life
  • Accepts responsibility for their actions and words
  • Always tells the truth

 AMBASSADORS OF THE ARTS, who

  • Participates in either art, music, dance, or theatre in their daily life
  • Shows creativity and imagination in class work
  • Demonstrates interest in the arts

AMBASSADORS OF WELLNESS AND FITNESS, who

  • Shows good sportsmanship
  • Has an active lifestyle
  • Encourages others
  • Has positive “can do” attitude

  • Strives to practice positive health habits and nutrition


Our Lady of Malibu School students in Grades 5 - 8 are:

PEOPLE OF FAITH, who,

  • Practices their faith through daily prayer and attendance at weekly Saturday/Sunday liturgy
  • Receives the sacraments regularly
  • Instills their Christian values in all aspects of their lives
  • Makes moral and ethical choices in the light of Gospel values
  • Responds with empathy, respect, and compassion to all of God’s creatures

 DEDICATED LEARNERS, who

  • Possesses a strong work ethic

  • Appreciates the inherent value of education
  • Possesses the skills to organize and utilize information, time, and materials efficiently to produce quality work
  • Exhibits curiosity and desire for knowledge through class participation
  • Thinks critically and analytically to solve problems
  • Demonstrates competency in subject matter
  • Communicates both oral and written knowledge efficiently
  • Seeks challenges

 COMMUNITY LEADERS, who

  • Makes positive contributions to classroom, school, and community (willingly volunteers)

  • Is aware of needs of others, or current events, and world affairs
  • Cares for themselves, others, and the earth
  • Celebrates diversity in our community and world
  • Accepts personal responsibility for their choices and exhibits honesty

 AMBASSADORS OF THE ARTS, who

  • Develops their natural abilities
  • Expresses themselves through the arts
  • Participates/shows interest in the arts in daily life (music, dance, drama, or visual arts)
  • Demonstrates creativity in academic subjects

AMBASSADORS OF WELLNESS AND FITNESS, who

  • Exhibits good sportsmanship
  • Has an active lifestyle
  • Strives to practice positive health habits and nutrition
  • Encourages others and shows compassion and kindness
  • Has positive “can do” attitude