Welcome to St Monica's Primary School
St Monica’s is a child-centred Catholic learning community, supporting families in the Canberra suburbs of Evatt, Melba, Spence and McKellar. St Monica’s is among the larger Catholic primary schools in Canberra enrolling over 470 boys and girls, with two or more classes in each year from Kindergarten to Year 6.
We believe our school community is unique promoting a strong values program and offers all children many opportunities to enable them to reach their full potential. St Monica's is committed to providing innovative, state of the art learning facilities where parental involvement is encouraged and valued.
As a learning community, the staff at St Monica's provides an enriched, holistic, integrated curriculum in which the gospel values are central to all learning experiences, thus integrating faith and life, in cooperation with our Parish. St Monica’s strives to enable all students to achieve a high standard of learning and individual achievement by differentiating the curriculum to meet the various learning needs of students. St Monica’s provide enrichment opportunities including, Rostrum, Choir, Japanese, online learning, individual music tuition and involvement in a wide range of sporting activities.
I look forward to meeting with you in the near future and personally welcoming you to our wonderful school.
Our school theme for 2016 is 'Inclusion'
Value Focus - Forgiveness
Rule Focus - Safe, Respectful and Responsible Learners
Learning Focus - Be Responsible
Questioning - Asking thoughtful questions about your learning
helps you understand and improve.
Social Focus - Be Safe
Stay in bounds - We need to be in the right place at the right time.
Term 4 Week 3 - Mission Week - Commencing 24 October
Dance Fever Sessions K-6
9.30am School Mass for Mission Week
12.45 Mission Activites & Coloured Sock Day 'Sock it to Poverty'
No Prayer Gathering or Value Awards
Tennis - 6S, 5K, 5E
Year 3 & 4 Excursion
Tennis - 6M, 5/6M
1.00 Assembly led by Year 2
Class & Star Awards from Week 1 -3 presented + Pride Badges
6.30pm (7pm start) St Monica's Trivia Night
Sunday - Catholic School's Netball Carnival
School tours, led by senior students by appointment