Welcome to St Monica's Primary School

St Monica’s is a child-centred Catholic learning community, supporting families in the Canberra suburbs of Evatt, Melba, Spence and McKellar. St Monica’s is among the larger Catholic primary schools in Canberra enrolling over 450 boys and girls, with two or more classes in each year from Kindergarten to Year 6.

We believe our school community is unique promoting a strong values program and offers all children many opportunities to enable them to reach their full potential. St Monica's is committed to providing innovative, state of the art learning facilities where parental involvement is encouraged and valued.

As a learning community, the staff at St Monica's provides an enriched, holistic, integrated curriculum in which the gospel values are central to all learning experiences, thus integrating faith and life, in cooperation with our Parish. St Monica’s strives to enable all students to achieve a high standard of learning and individual achievement by differentiating the curriculum to meet the various learning needs of students. St Monica’s provide enrichment opportunities including, Rostrum, Choir, Japanese, online learning, individual music tuition and involvement in a wide range of sporting activities.

I look forward to meeting with you in the near future and personally welcoming you to our wonderful school.


Carmel Maguire


  Our School Theme for 2018 is 'Discover"

Term 1 Focus Area - 'Discover the Word"'

Value Focus - Thanksgiving

Rule Focus - Safe, Respectful and Responsible Learners 

Learning Focus - Be Respectful - Celebrate Differences

We celebrate the uniqueness of everyone and recognise everyone is

special and everyone is different.


Social Focus  - Be Responsible - Report things that don't make us feel safe

We all have the right to feel safe all the time. Nothing is so bad that we

cannot tell someone about it.


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   Enrolling now for 2018 

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