St.Dympna’s is a Co-Educational Catholic Education Systemic School teaching Christian values in a Catholic environment. The school has a lay Principal and teachers are appointed by the Brisbane Catholic Education Office.
The Vision Statement clearly articulates the philosophy and values which underpin everything that happens at St Dympna’s. With the Principal and Administration Team, all members of staff, both teaching and non-teaching, strive to place all endeavours within the context of this Statement.
We, the community of St Dympna’s School, seek to nurture an environment that is faithful to Jesus. We believe that learning, a life long enterprise, is best achieved in an atmosphere that values and celebrates empathy, integrity, justice and reconciliation. We aspire to be a community, living and learning as one which truly reflects the vision of God’s love for all.
St Kevin’s Primary School caters for students from Preparatory through to Year 7. We have two streams at each year level. The school offers a comprehensive and quality curriculum. St Kevin’s also provides excellent pastoral care within a Catholic environment, linking closely with the Parish and local community.
Our school focuses on assisting students to reach their full academic potential, develop Christian faith and acquire social confidence and responsibility. In our school, families become part of a community which seeks positive Christian values for their children. It is a place where lasting friendships are established.
At St. Kevin’s we value a community where everybody is respected and nurtured to grow, as an individual, as part of a community and in the love of God.
At St. Kevin’s we foster a quality curriculum, encouraging and empowering all as life long learners, growing in knowledge and understanding of themselves and others.
At St. Kevin’s we nurture a love and respect for God and each other. Through our work, prayer and service to others, we grow in our own spirituality, within a wider Catholic community.
Sacred Heart is a happy, inclusive school community for boys and girls from Prep to Year 7 where everyone is welcomed, nurtured and encouraged to grow.
Located in the northern bayside suburb of Sandgate we offer a holistic learning environment which caters for each child's academic, physical, social and emotional development within a balanced educational program based on Christian values.
Sacred Heart has excellent extra-curricular facilities to keep the students active while remaining in a safe environment. Some of these facilities that students are encouraged to take advantage of are:
St John Fisher College is a girls school which offers the latest in teaching and learning, technology, extra curricular activity, and the benefits of being a high quality inclusive Catholic school. We offer our students a rounded education that supports personal growth based on Christian values.
We encourage students to develop a knowledge of other cultures, languages and environmental and social issues. St John Fisher College prides itself on the spirit that can be found in our students, teachers, sporting teams, achievements, friendships and approach to learning. Our Mission Statement supports this philosophy:
'God's spirit inspires us in the St John Fisher College Community to love, to learn, to live as Christian people of faith with respect for truth, courage to seek justice, the gift of peace and the grace to forgive as we respond with equal dynamism to society's challenges today and tomorrow'
St John Fisher College is a Catholic school which has built its reputation on catering for individual needs and sees diversity, both in terms of educational opportunities and student population, as a real strength.
St Joseph's Catholic Primary School co-educational school, situated on 4.5 hectares with sweeping mountain views, opened its doors to children in January 1978 and was officially opened on 16 April in that year.
Our Mission as the community of St Joseph’s Catholic School is to live our Faith, recognising Jesus in Each Other.
As a Caring Community we reach out in compassion, valuing the dignity of the human spirit by embracing the Gospel message of “Love one another”
Genesis Christian College is an independent, non-denominational, co-educational school, catering for approximately 1 100 students from Prep to Year 12.
Little Genesis, our Early Learning Centre, accepts babies from six weeks to kindergarten age. OSHC (after school hours care) is also offered for Prep to Year 6 students each afternoon.The advantage of a total education package for parents is that students can complete all their education in one Christian caring environment where they are nurtured and protected in their formative and most impressionable years.
The growth of the College has been steady. From its beginnings of only 172 students, St Patrick’s is now providing education to 1100 students in years 5 to 12.
St Patrick’s College is conducted in the Edmund Rice tradition and offers a distinctive Catholic education philosophy.
The College features:
The College also offers:
St Pius' School is a Christian community providing quality inclusive Catholic education, in the spirit of Mary MacKillop.
We are nurtured by our commitment to Renewal in Communion with our Families and Parish.
St Pius is a Catholic Primary School with boys and girls enrolled from Prep to Year Seven.
Our school is a community school based on a caring Christian environment, through the Catholic tradition, offering quality educational opportunities to the students entrusted to our care.
The warmth of our Catholic community ensures St Pius is a school in which students, staff and parents feel welcomed and valued. It is a strong, caring, learning community in which we journey together as lifelong learners.
The Mission of St Kieran’s School is to assist the growth of each person, as a follower of Jesus Christ, spiritually, socially, emotionally, physically and academically. Each person is valued and encouraged to be self-disciplined and resilient. They are empowered to be creative and use their talents and energy for the good of local and global communities.
Our school community provides quality Catholic education for children from Prep to year 7 in a co-educational setting.
All the students classrooms and the library are fully air conditioned for comfort. A refrigerator is provided in every classroom for lunches and drinks.
Our families love our wide open spaces. We have beautiful grounds and the classrooms are well resourced. The children have access to the computer lab and each classroom has a number of laptops to assist with learning. Each classroom is air conditioned and has a fridge for storage of school lunches.
St Paul's School is an Anglican co-educational school educating students from Prep to Year 12.
Founded in 1960, the school is located on one 50 hectare campus on the northern outskirts of Brisbane, Queensland.
St Paul's consists of 4 sub-schools:
For nearly 50 years, our broad curriculum and extensive selection of extra-curricular activities have provided opportunities for students of all ages and interests to be challenged, to grow and to achieve success across a myriad of disciplines.
On any given day, you will find students at St Paul's doing what they do best....throwing themselves enthusiastically into a huge range of academic, sporting and cultural activities.
All Saints Parish Primary School at Albany Creek strives to be a welcoming joyful community where everyone is accepted, encouraged, forgiven and inspired to achieve a balanced life. We are united in celebrating the Catholic faith and working for justice and peace. We aim for the holistic development of each child and excellence in learning while preparing our students to promote harmony in our world.
The School now caters for over 700 students from years Prep to Year 7.
'A school steeped in the valuing of relationships and all that it means to be a follower of Christ.'
A co-educational Catholic School for Prep to Year Seven. Currently St Andrew’s School Kedron has over 600 hundred students and 23 fulltime classroom teachers.
Our school’s unique *Franciscan ethos ensures students are given quality education within an atmosphere that is positive and uncomplicated – true to the simple ways of our Franciscan founders. The philosophy of St Anthony’s centres on living life in a manner that Makes Jesus Real in the hearts of all who are part of the St Anthony’s family.
St Anthony’s has a unique ethos, which is based on the Gospel teachings of Jesus Christ.
Our Lady of the Way School has been an integral part of the Petrie Parish for over 40 years. Currently we have a school enrolment of 420 boys and girls from Prep to year 7.
Our Lady of the Way Catholic Primary School supports Catholic families to educate their children within a Christian environment. This is our core purpose.
There are families other than Catholic who seek enrolment at our school. To this end we enrol families who are not Catholic but who value the ethos of the school as expressed in our Mission Statement and are supportive of the Catholic tradition in which the school was founded.
We seek to build a learning community, enriched by diversity and united in faith for today, tomorrow and into the future.
Situated in the rapidly growing development north of Brisbane (2.2km east of Westfield’s North Lakes), Living Faith Lutheran Primary School exists to inspire minds, illuminate hearts and ignite service founded on the love of Christ. Staffed with specialists in primary schooling, Living Faith provides co-educational Prep to Year 6 Christian education, where every child matters and families unite in community. Established in 2001, Living Faith prides itself on being a caring, family friendly community and providing contemporary education in a Christian environment. Living Faith intentionally embeds its Christian values in everyday life.
The school is at the forefront of contemporary and entrepreneurial education, offering an innovative and forward-thinking approach to student engagement with a mixture of traditional classrooms (Prep to Year 2) and agile flexible learning spaces (Years 3 to 6), with the highestquality technology resources. All students participate in three dynamic and celebrated specialist lessons: Music, German and Physical Education.
Living Faith is open to all who support its Christian ethos, with students attending from a wide range of religious backgrounds.
Inspiring young men to live justly, igniting in them faith, compassion and a love of learning.
We are members of the St Joseph's Nudgee College community founded by the Christian Brothers to provide an education for the development of the whole person.
We celebrate our diversity and work together to create an environment where every person is respected.
We encourage our young men to strive in the spiritual, academic, social, personal, cultural, and sporting aspects of life.
Faithful to the vision of Edmund Rice, we hold a special concern to act justly and with compassion, especially towards those most in need.
For over a century, our College community has been based on Catholic faith, service to others, loyalty and friendship in day and boarding contexts.
In Jesus our brother, we are determined in our struggle to uphold, communicate and nurture the values of the Gospel.
Our goal is that each member of our community will become for the world Signum Fidei - a Sign of Faith.
St Joseph’s School is a co-educational Catholic Primary School catering for students in Prep to Year Seven. Our school has been dedicated to catholic schooling for over ninety years since the school’s opening in 1916 by the Sisters of St Joseph. These women brought the traditions and spirituality of Mary MacKillop. St Joseph’s still has strong connections with the Josephite sisters. The nearby St Joseph’s Hostel enables the sisters to regularly visit our students for special events.
Our goal for learning at St Joseph’s School is to empower learners of all ages to shape and enrich our changing world by living the Gospel of Jesus. We believe that the person of Jesus gives meaning to life and learning.
We believe in creating a Learner-Centred curriculum where we aim to cater for the unique developmental needs, interests, learning styles and preferences of individual children.
St Flannan’s Catholic Parish School is administered by the Brisbane Catholic Education Office on behalf of the Archbishop of Brisbane. As a community of faith within the Archdiocese of Brisbane, St Flannan’s is committed to an educational ministry that embraces and promotes lifelong faith learning.
As a Catholic School we respond likewise:
Good Shepherd Christian School is an independent, Christian day school located in Albany Creek, a northern suburb of Brisbane. The school is co-educational and caters for students from Prep to High School.
Our school is set on a large acreage in central Albany Creek, presenting a very peaceful and serene atmosphere for students, a perfect environment for those important, formative years of schooling. While the school seeks to provide a nurturing environment it also provides excellence in academics which prepares the student for a seamless transition from Primary to Secondary School.
Since 1956, Padua College has had a strong tradition of educating young men in the Franciscan tradition of courtesy and respect.
As an educational institution that prepares its young men for a variety of life choices, the College curriculum offers students a wide choice of subjects from the traditional subjects such as English, Maths and Science to vocational and certificate courses. Throughout their time at the College, the young men also participate in outdoor education and community service.
Perhaps one of the most exciting aspects of the College is the Pastoral care program which is firmly based on the principles of care and respect for each student. The House Guardians and Pastoral Care teachers work together to assist each boy to achieve, not only his learning potential, but also develop his spiritual awareness and sense of self-worth.
Padua College’s Information Technology ensures that our Physical Network Infrastructure, and Information Architecture, is of an Enterprise quality. Technology at Padua College continues to broaden and the continued work and investment provides an enormous advantage in the way that the students learn, access, and utilise technology. An e Learning Coordinator, an integral part of Information Technology at Padua College, is responsible for providing ongoing IT training for all Padua College staff members to maximise the benefit of the technology that continues to flourish.
Thus, Padua College provides an education which is, on the one hand, relevant to the needs of modern society, while on the other, it is firmly based in the time honoured tradition of Saint Francis of Assisi and its patron, Saint Anthony of Padua.
Padua College offers a vast co-curricular program, with Sport being a major part of this extended educational experience. The students are most certainly encouraged to be involved and engage in the multitude of sports on offer along with other activities, such as Debating, Chess, Social Justice programs to name a few, which broaden a student’s skills repertoire and experiences.
Padua College boasts a long and proud Franciscan tradition in Music. Since Padua College’s inception in 1956 there has been music, both choral and instrumental, in some form at the College. Padua’s rich musical tradition continues today under the auspices of the Franciscan Colleges Instrumental Programme (FCIP). There exists an extensive range of instruments taught through the FCIP and Padua College offers a music bursary. Students enrolled in the Programme will experience tours, camps and visits to an array of venues to showcase the talented students. Furthermore, students have the opportunity to join the various vocal ensembles and liturgy group which enrich the life of the College. School Musicals are also an integral part of College life.
Located in Kedron, Brisbane, Mount Alvernia College has provided high quality education in the Franciscan tradition for young women for more than fifty years.
The Franciscan values of love, simplicity, joy and respect for all creation are interwoven in the life of the college and these values are actively promoted in all aspects of the school community whether it is in the classroom, on the sporting field in the music centre or in the various outreach programmes which the college supports