Saint Maria Goretti School of San Pedro provides education for young children of all abilities and from all walks of life. Children deserve an education that encourage and motivates them to achieve their full potential that’s why the curriculum and organization of the school allow each pupil to fully develop their abilities within the context of spiritual, moral, social and cultural framework of the school. How to discipline a child is an important skill that all parents and teachers need to learn. Discipline is not is not the same as punishment. Instead, discipline has to do more teachings. Thus, a healthy relationship between and among parents and teachers is a must in order to ensure that a child has a rewarding educational experience. Raising a children is one of life’s most rewarding experiences, but also full of challenges as they move through various developmental stages. As they grow, develop and mature, each stage of development presents a variety of discipline issues. Discipline is not different than any other aspect of education. That’s why it’s part of the general ethos of Saint Maria Goretti School of San Pedro that parents are partners in education, for the school aims in establishing and maintaining high standards of behavior.
Inspired by the great desire to be of service and touch the lives of Filipino children, Saint Maria Goretti School of San Pedro opened its doors to the school children of St. Joseph Village in June 2011. It is a non-sectarian Institution that envisions an educational experience that is highly connected with the holistic growth of students. Saint Maria Goretti School of San Pedro was named in honor of the patron saint of young children which provides education for students of all abilities and from all walks of life. The school management and staff believe that children deserve an education that encourages and motivates them to achieve their full potentials. The curriculum and organization of the school allow each pupil to learn at a pace that is appropriate for them as stated in the general ethics of Saint Maria Goretti School of San Pedro, parents are partners or collaborators of the school in establishing and maintaining high standards of behavior among children.
Saint Maria Goretti School of San Pedro provides an inclusive highly standards non-sectarian education challenging students spiritually, academically and physically in order to forge a foundation for building faith and making life choices. The school is closely integrated with the parish communities that served in order to create a vibrant education experience through the synergy between students, faculty and parish communities.
Saint Maria Goretti School of San Pedro provides an education environment committed to Catholic values and traditions. The pre-elementary and elementary program emphasizes academic excellence and nurtures the whole person through spiritual and physical development. The uniqueness of each individual is recognized, respected and affirmed by the school community. Guided by the spirit and example of Saint Maria Goretti, the young boys and girls are prepared to lead lives of service working to shape a just and compassionate society.
S.M.G.S. stands for Saint Maria Goretti School of San Pedro. Under the abbreviated name of the school, follows the (3) core values in Italian terms: Purezza, Fortitudo and Pietta. At the bottom is the year of its foundation, 2011 and the SMGS symbols at the center of the emblem. The shield-like shape of the emblem represents Fortitude (Fortitudo) for it is in that gift of the Holy Spirit that one can instill and encourage habits of bravery; strength of mind to bear pain with the courage to reject sin. The lily represents St. Maria Goretti herself. She embodies Purity (Purezza). She possesses abundance of virtue, firmness of spirits, steadiness of will in...