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 450 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



Our School Theme for 2017 is 'Believe in Yourself'

Term 2 Focus Area - 'Believe in Your Family'

Value Focus - Perseverance

Rule Focus - Safe, Respectful and Responsible Learners 

Learning Focus - Be Safe - Use Equipment Appropriately

We look after the equipment in our class. Ours, others and school belongings are treated with respect and care.

Social Focus     - Be Responsible - We are on Time

We are on time for bells. This means we stop playing and get organised so everyone is ready for learning at the same time.


Term 2 begins Wednesday 26 April

Please refer to the school calendar for events occurring this week

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OPEN DAY  - Friday 5 May




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