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.

Carmel Maguire

Principal

 

Our school theme for 2016 is 'Inclusion'

 

Value Focus - Service

Rule Focus - Safe, Respectful and Responsible Learners

     Learning Focus  - Be Responsible

     Focus - Effort and determination are needed to stay motivated

     and engaged in your learning

     Social FocusBe Safe

     Sun Safety - When we are outside, we need to wear our hats


Term 3 Week 7 - commencing 29 August

Literacy and Numeracy Week


 Read-a-thon continues  this week

 20 minutes reading at school everyday

 10 minutes (at least) at home every night


Monday

Open Classrooms - Kindergarten 9.15-10.15

Tuesday

Gym sessions - Kinder, 4W and 4C

Open Classrooms - Year 1 9.15-10.15

Wednesday

Open Classrooms - Year 2 9.15-10.15

Confirmation Preparation Day for Yr 6 students

Whole School Prayer at 2.30pm led by 1V

(Weeks 4,5,6 Value Awards presented)

Thursday

Open Classrooms - Year 5/6 11.30-12.30

Book Week Performance

9.15 Year 4-6 and 10.15 Year K-3

Friday

Open Classrooms - Year 3/4 9.15-10.15

Father's Day Stall

Whole School Assembly led by 3D

(Weeks 5,6,7 Class Awards and Stars presented)

 

 

                      

2017 Enrolments  

School tours, led by senior students by appointment

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