Loreto Crest

Loreto crestThe crest is the badge worn by all students in Loreto schools throughout the world. The design includes four symbols:

    The Cross – the emblem of salvation
    The heart of Jesus – symbolizes His personal love for us
    The pierced Heart of Mary – depicting her courage as a guide to us
    The anchor – the symbol of hope encouraging us to trust Him

The crest is surmounted by the title ‘Mary Queen of Angels’. This reminds those who wear it of the protective presence of Mary.

At the bottom of the crest are the words which bring us comfort on our journey through life. They read, “I will always trust in the cross”.