Teaching & Learning


From Kindergarten to Year 6, our students are inspired to gain a lifelong passion for learning. At St Patrick’s we believe that all students have a natural passion for learning and are open to learning opportunities. Our aim then, is to provide opportunities for all students to be involved in authentic learning and provide experiences that allow all students to be excited by learning and successful into the future.

St Patrick’s has classes from Kindergarten to Year 6.

The following subjects are taught by the classroom teacher who allocates an appropriate number of lessons per week to each subject:

  • Religious Education
  • English
  • Mathematics
  • Science and Technology
  • Human Society and Its Environment (HSIE),  incorporating Geography and History
  • Creative Arts, incorporating Visual Arts, Music, Dance and Drama.
  • Personal Development, Health and Physical Education (PDHPE).

In addition to these subjects, the children receive a weekly lesson in the subjects listed below, taught by specialist teachers:

  • Library
  • Language
  • Physical Education
  • Music
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