Junior School | Years 1 – 6


At St. Marys College campus students are immersed in a rounded educational experience that prioritises their spiritual, academic and social development, along with their emotional well-being. Here are some key elements of learning at this campus. At St. Marys College we keep our class sizes to ensure that each student receives personalised attention and support. This allows our teachers to better understand and cater to the learning needs of every individual. All our classes have committed Teaching staff, Aboriginal Teaching staff and Educational Support staff to ensure this personalised, culturally responsive and student-supported learning journey.

We have a holistic approach; Our primary curriculum takes an approach considering not only the academic progress but also the physical, social, and emotional well-being of our students. Our goal is to nurture individuals who are well-rounded in all aspects, with high expectations for our learning goals and overall success for every student.

We have an emphasis, on Inquiry-Based Learning; We strongly encourage our students to ask questions explore ideas investigate topics deeply and make connections in their learning journey. By engaging in inquiry-based learning methods we foster thinking skills, problem-solving abilities, critical thinking, and a deeper understanding of concepts.

We ensure integration across subjects; At St. Mary’s College campus, we believe in the power of curricular integration. We encourage our students to make connections, between subjects as it helps them develop an understanding of concepts and see their real-world applications.

Personalised Instruction is key to student success; Our dedicated teachers utilise differentiated instruction techniques to cater to the needs of our students effectively. At St. Marys College campus we customise lessons, materials, and assessments to cater to each student’s abilities learning styles and interests.

One of the approaches, at St. Marys College is to create a student-centred environment where students actively participate in their learning. They are encouraged to take responsibility for their education and track their progress.

The integration of technology is an aspect of learning at the St. Mary’s College campus. Students utilise a range of digital learning opportunities with Ipads as 2:1 focus.

St. Mary’s College offers a range of enrichment programs including sports, arts and extracurricular activities that provide students with opportunities to explore and develop their talents outside the curriculum.

Overall, the Primary Campus, at St. Marys College strives to create a nurturing and engaging experience that challenges students while preparing them for academic pursuits and personal growth.