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Why choose our school?

Our school community is passionate about ensuring every child experiences success with their learning every day. We are committed to providing high quality services in all that we do. As the first school in Caloundra our school community epitomizes the term “Community.” We are the community that is Caloundra.

To achieve this, our experienced staff display enthusiasm, dedication and high level teaching skills to deliver personalised programs that are responsive to student need and interest.

All students will engage in the National Curriculum in all year levels and participate in National skills testing in Year 3 and 5.

All students will participate in a rigorous school based assessment and monitoring schedule throughout the year to ensure your child’s academic progress is kept foremost in our minds and informs the teaching and learning process.

Specialised programs to support students with learning difficulties or extend students with gifts and talents are devised and implemented by experienced teachers ensuring that students are challenged and achieving to their potential.

All students will be exposed to a wide variety of extra-curricular and sporting options throughout the school year and these will include:

  • Lunch time organised outdoor games
  • Lunch time clubs: chess, craft
  • Interschool sporting competitions
  • Regional sporting competitions
  • Intra-school carnivals
  • Swimming and surf safety programs
  • Sporting clinics
  • Excursions
  • Camping program for Year 4-6 students.

The following services are offered to our families on a daily basis:

  • Email communication between families and Admin staff
  • Email communication between families and class teacher
  • Uniform shop on site at the school
  • Centre-link payment plans
  • Parent workshops throughout the year regarding: parenting, learning support, cyber safety and E-learning.

Our classrooms and facilities offer refurbished learning environments enriched by the latest in technology. Our staff and students engage with

  • interactive whiteboards
  • desk top computers
  • i-Pad pods
  • beebots in the lower school
  • web cams, digital cameras & video cams
  • Lego robotics, digital microscopes, digital sensing devices.