Mission and Vision

Our Purpose

The Illawarra Grammar School (TIGS) is a co-educational Anglican school, working in partnership with families to provide an exceptional education founded on Christian faith and values. Each student will personally experience the highest standard of teaching and learning to achieve the best academic outcomes.

The commitment of all staff to every student’s wellbeing, and the genuine care provided, enables each child to realise their full potential. TIGS students are well-rounded, skilled and articulate young men and women, who are equipped and confident to make a positive contribution to society.

The Illawarra Grammar School aims to nurture and educate young people in accordance with the doctrines, tenets, beliefs and teachings of the Anglican Church Diocese of Sydney.

TIGS Mission Statement

The achievement of Academic excellence in a Caring environment that is founded on Christian belief and behaviour, so that students are equipped to act with wisdom, compassion and justice as faithful stewards of our world.


De virtute in virtutem” – “From Strength to Strength”
From Psalm 84:7

What we Believe





Strategic Vision