St Francis Xavier Primary School WOOLGOOLGA
New South Wales, Australia
About St Francis Xavier Primary School WOOLGOOLGA
St Francis Xavier School is co-educational Catholic Primary School catering for students from Early Stage 1 to Years 6.
The school is located 500 metres from the Pacific Ocean in Woolgoolga, New South Wales and enjoys a close relationships with the Coffs Harbour Parish community. The school is the second of two Primary Schools established within the Parish of St Augustine's.
St Francis Xavier has a range of modern facilities including a recently built school hall and well resourced learning materials for students.
St Francis Xavier school curriculum follows seven Key Learning Areas including Religious Education, Mathematics, Science and Technology, Creative Arts, History and Geography, English and Personal Development, Healthy and Physical Education. Technology has been integrated into every area of the curriculum. Each day students engage in literacy in numeracy blocks of studying. Extra-curricular activities include band instrumental lessons, violin and piano lessons as well as lunchtime interest clubs. Daily prayer is important and liturgies are celebrated regularly. Leadership by students is an important part of school life and Year 6 students are provided with additional leadership roles.
The school vision inspires its learning community to celebrate and discover individual potential, whilst working for the greater good within the School, Parish local and global communities. Students at the school are inspired through the example and teachings of Christ to develop their skills, confidence and to become successful members of an ever-evolving society.