LEA vision


Lutheran Education Australia (LEA) is committed to the mission and ministry of the Lutheran Church of Australia (LCA) through supporting quality, Christ centred education.  It operates on behalf of the LCA in partnership with early childhood centres (ECCs), schools and regions in pursuit of this vision.


Accordingly, LEA will:

  • operate as early childhood centres  and schools of the LCA as outlined in the LCA Constitution, the LEA Ltd Constitution and the LCA and its schools statement, and aligned with the Framework for Lutheran Schools in A vision for learners and learning in Lutheran schools
  • operate early childhood centres and schools where the word of God with the gospel of Christ at its heart informs all learning and teaching, all human relationships, and all activities of the school as outlined in the LCA statement The Lutheran school as a place of ministry and mission 
  • work collaboratively with all stakeholder groups
  • be an organisation that is agile and comfortable with change
  • be strategically aligned with the regions applying a seamless approach and ensuring collaborative use of resources
  • model excellent leadership at management level, supported by a high performing, functional Board
  • be a national system of schools and ECCs
  • maintain and strengthen its Lutheran distinctiveness, celebrating its achievements and heritage
  • establish and maintain meaningful partnerships to promote Lutheran education
  • provide leadership and be the accountable body for Lutheran education to LCA, General Church Council and the Districts