St Patrick’s offers a curriculum which covers the Board of Studies Key Learning Areas: • English • Mathematics • Human Society and Its Environment • Science and Technology • Personal Development/ Health /Physical Education • Creative and Practical Arts As a Catholic School our students also undertake the study of Religious Education.
We develop units of work that elicit higher-order thinking skills that cater to the needs of all of our students. Our units of work are aimed at providing opportunities for inquiry learning, problem solving, group interaction and decision making. We also include both independent and co-operative learning. ICT - Information Communication Technology is at the centre of programming and teaching learning. All programmed units of work and most lessons incorporate the use of SMARTboards, computers and relevant interactive programs.
Our staff of dedicated and highly experienced teachers provide our students with stimulating teaching and learning programs. We aim to cater to the needs of each child, to equip them to face the challenges of tomorrow.
Principal: Mr Andrew Latham Assistant Principal: Mrs Maree Jones Executive Release: Mrs Carleen Moloney
Primary Co-ordinator: Ms Amanda Murray Executive Release: Mr Michael McKenzie
RE Co-ordinator: Mrs Jo Gossage Executive Release: Mrs Carleen Moloney
Kindergarten Koalas: Mrs Amanda Freeman Bilbies: Mrs Sarah Ryman
Year 1 Mercury: Mrs Amanda Murray / Mr Michael McKenzie Venus: Mrs Shayne Coxon/ Mrs Jessica Grant
Year 2 Saturn: Mrs Jo Gossage Neptune: Mrs Lynne Kauter
Year 3 Lawson: Miss Olivia Djodan Burke: Miss Kylie Hoad Year 4 Cook: Miss Kristen Archer Flinders: Mr Cameron Dilley / Mrs Kareena Coleman
Year 5 Garnets Mr Peter Goggins Opals Mrs Amanda Murray/Mrs Kristen Coleman