St Francis Xavier is a Catholic, co-educational P-7 school of approximately 470 students situated in the City of Ipswich, adjacent to the Ipswich Motorway. The school has been in existence for 100 years, having been established in 1910.
It is a school which has welcomed children and families from many countries around the world. Over forty nationalities are represented. We are proud of the way that our community blends the best from these cultures to develop and reflect the motto of the school: "Kids Who Care".
At St Francis Xavier School, we pride ourselves on working together as a community for the benefit of our children. We have a strong belief that learning is a life long endeavour and that we can all learn from each other. This belief is tightly aligned with our mission statement and with our beliefs and values about teaching and learning.
Staines Memorial College provides a caring, quality Christian education. We are an attractive affordable schooling option for families in Ipswich and the South West Suburbs of Brisbane.
Staines is a small but growing education community. We expect to be a major education provider in the SEQ “Ripley Valley”. We provide education from Prep to Year 12.
Our College has a non-denominational Christian ethos and caters for children from a wide variety of Christian backgrounds and traditions. It also caters for families who - though not necessarily Christian themselves desire a Christian school culture and educational experience for their children.
All staff are committed Christian people from various denominational backgrounds selected for their professional competence as well as for their sense of calling to the ministry of a Christian school.
The Glenleighden School caters for children from preschool through to secondary age and provides comprehensive, intensive multi-disciplinary programs which are highly individualised and address the full scope of the students' developmental and learning needs. There are four distinct levels in the school, Early Childhood, Junior School, Middle School and Senior School.
The Glenleighden School uses a model of integrated, specialist provision and the school constantly aims to be a ‘centre of excellence' in this field of disability.
Situated in a quiet bush setting, Glenleighden resembles a small, friendly country school. This is very important for the students who can be overwhelmed in a mainstream school environment where they feel ‘different' and their language, learning and social needs cannot be comprehensively addressed.
Westside Christian College offers education from a Christian perspective. All staff are committed Christians who support the Protestant biblical basis of the College, and work together to nurture the students toward their full potential. The College aims to provide an education which is in harmony with what is taught in the Christian family, and which is firmly based on the covenant which God has established with His people.
The Mission of Westside Christian College is, with humble reliance upon the grace of Almighty God, to nurture our students in the fear and admonition of the Lord and to develop towards full potential, the gifts, skills, talents and creativity the Lord has given to each student, so that our students may:
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At Brisbane Montessori School we aim to provide children with an educational foundation from which they can reach out for their goals and fulfill their potential, while developing independence, self confidence and self esteem. The unique program, centered on the child, encourages the development of personal responsibility, thinking processes and fosters a love of learning. The child is guided in the exploration of his/her own learning styles and in the development of work patterns most suited to the individual needs.
We currently have the following Montessori programs:
Our Lady of the Rosary (OLR) is a Catholic Primary School catering for the educational needs of children from Prep to Year 7. We have a proud history of serving the Kenmore community and neighbouring communities since 1963.
OLR is a wonderful school with dedicated staff, supportive and involved parents and beautiful children. We are a school with a diverse cultural mix, with families from many nationalities.
Our Lady of the Rosary School strives for excellence within a Catholic environment, which fosters each child's spiritual, intellectual, social, moral, emotional and physical development.
St Peter Claver College is a co-educational secondary Catholic College of 920 students within the Archdiocese of Brisbane. It is located on 14 hectares of beautiful bushland in the suburb of Riverview.
The lives and examples of St Peter Claver and St Marcellin Champagnat are at the very heart of our community. The College's motto of "Concern. Love and Justice" is lived out in our social justice programs and in the care shown for all in our community.
Providing within a Christian context a high quality education in a caring community.
Good News is an independent co-educational school providing quality education for children from Prep to Year 7. Good News has two classes per year level and is currently capped at 450 students.
The College offers modern well equipped facilities;
At Good News we believe that every person is a special and unique creation of God who deserves to be valued, respected and cared for. Within our daily interactions, we seek for every person to feel safe and to know that they are loved and cherished by our Heavenly Father.