About Our School
St Peter’s has an enrolment of approximately 600 children across 24 single-level classrooms. The school demonstrates a strong Catholic ethos, which is enhanced by the committed relationship between the parish and the school. Parents actively participate in classroom literacy and numeracy activities, excursions, inter-school sport, the School Board and the Parents and Friends Association, which organises a range of social activities across the year. The school has an Out of Hours Care Program.
St Peter’s School offers a comprehensive curriculum. Religious Education is based on Archdiocesan guidelines which emphasise doctrine, faith and prayer and the Sacramental Program is family-based.
St Peter’s has a strong commitment to sustainability with a Student Action Team involved in such activities as the Kitchen Garden, Worm Farm and Composting as well as a commitment to recycling.
There is a strong focus in Literacy and Numeracy while also aiming to develop Technological capabilities; Resilience and flexibility; Communication skills & exchange of ideas; Awareness and appreciation of cultures; Critical thinking skills and adaptability; Teamwork and community service; Awareness of one’s own choices and a Commitment to personal and community growth .
Student Wellbeing is encompassed through the Healthy Relationships Program, Buddy and Peer Support Programs and a Student Representative Council.