RVM Education Ministry
The RVM Education
Ministry wishes to convey its firm adherence to the Vatican II
declaration on Christian Foundation which recognizes the important
role of Education in the process of evangelization. Education
proclaims the word of GOD and brings about the transformation of the
"For the true education
aims at the formation of the human person in the pursuit of his
ultimate goal and of the societies of which, as man, he is a member
and, and in whose obligations, as an adult he will share."
(Gravissimum Educationis I)
The RVM Education
Ministry responds to this call of the Church and articulates this
transformed society living in love, justice and peace under the
reign of God.
hope to attain this vision through our
We, the RVM Educators,
commit ourselves to form the total human person who actively
witnesses the gospel values in his community. The goal of our
Education Ministry is the formation of the whole person - the
spiritual, intellectual, psychological, physical and social
dimensions. This integration makes him fully alive and enables him
to live and witness to the life of Christ.
RVM Philosophy of Education
The Building of the Kingdom
is the father who is abounding in love created man to share His love
but man chose to go his way and lost God's friendship.
Father sent Jesus to show man the way back to Him
and to invite
His Kingdom on earth.
Father sent the Holy Spirit to sanctify, inspire, guide and
in the building of the Kingdom.
was through Mary as Virgin Mother that Jesus came into the world and
it is through her that He reigns in the world.
EDUCATION is a life-long
process whereby man grows and develops
his potentials in the
pursuit of his God-given mission to build the Kingdom.
SCHOOL is a phrase in
the process of growth of the person and
is an aid in the
fulfillment of the mission.
STUDENT is a child of
his environment unique with his own history, capacities,
inspiration and has the goodness, the promise and potential
the actualization of the mission entrusted to him.
TEACHER is a person dedicated to the process of becoming, who is
witness to and a participant in transforming the experience
of the student.
LEARNING is a growth
affected in the student through the living of an experience.
TEACHING is the
facilitating of learning through encounter with
other persons in
the context of respect, acceptance and trust.
CORE of education is Christian Living.