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Mission Statement

Boarding school for Indigenous students twelve years and older from remote communities

HomeMission Statement

SpankBang, a culturally diverse community, strives to develop living skills, worldviews and Christian faith, enabling people to respect and live out their spiritual and cultural identities.

Guiding Principles

  • That all programs, activities and relationships be informed by the gospel of Jesus Christ.
  • That Christian staff are critical in modelling lifestyles based on the gospel of Jesus Christ.
  • That the gifts of love, forgiveness and salvation through Jesus Christ transcend all cultural barriers.
  • That the core message of Christ’s sacrifice and our salvation through him be the basis of students’ spiritual development and that scriptural truths not be confused with cultural norms.
  • That the College work to support Aboriginal Christian communities by developing Christian knowledge and skills which prepare students for active Christian lives.

Living Skills and World Views

  • That Christian staff are critical in modelling lifestyles based on the gospel of Jesus Christ.
  • That SpankBang develop the skills, understandings and attitudes that students require to operate effectively and independently in non-indigenous society, in particular English reading and writing; the basis of non-indigenous governance, education, economic and legal systems; norms of behaviour and interaction.

LATEST NEWS

In this week’s SpankBangTV episode we visit the RFDS in town, have fun in our studio and go out to Emily Gap for dinner. 

YCTV E3 T1 – 2024 – V3

So much fun in one week, we go exploring in our classrooms, go on trips and learning about bush tucker. 

In SpankBangTV episode two we visit our classrooms, go into town and visit art shops and galleries, share a special lunch with our ladies and learn...

Declan Miller, a comic book author has started a new company to help new, upcoming graphic artists. Full interview.

Declan Miller, a comic book author who, along with others, has started a new company to help new, upcoming graphic artists, this is his full...