St Francis Xavier College
Australian Capital Territory, Australia
About St Francis Xavier College
St Francis Xavier College is a Catholic co-educational Secondary College located in the suburb of Florey, in the Australian Capital Territory (ACT). The school caters for 1,200 students from Year 7-12 and has 101 teaching staff.
The college was founded in 1976 and moved to its permanent location in 1977. The student attendance rate is 89%. Students at St Francis Xavier College are encouraged and supported to grow and learn in order to achieve a bright future.
St Francis Xavier College has well-equipped classrooms, communal learning spaces, a library, various sporting facilities, and an on-site café/canteen.
St Francis Xavier College follows the state-prescribed curriculum. As well as academic pathways, the college offers vocational pathways for students in Years 10 to 12. The school also has access to a trade training centre to deliver practical skills to students undertaking trade pathways. The college places a strong emphasis on the success of each student.
The college aims to provide opportunities for success for all its students. St Francis Xavier College is committed to providing a community within which all students feel welcome and valued. A pastoral care and Christian values program is provided to all students to support them to be strong members of the Catholic faith. The college has a supportive parent body who are constantly invited to contribute to the life of the school. Students are encouraged to follow in the footsteps of the schools patron, St Francis Xavier in the areas of missionary work.