Our School

Principal's Message

St Monica’s is a child-centred Catholic learning community, supporting families in the Canberra suburbs of Evatt, Melba, Spence, McKellar and surrounding areas. St Monica’s has a current enrolment of 420 boys and girls, with two or more classes in each year from Kindergarten to Year 6.

We believe our school community is unique in 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. The school has a strong focus on Restorative Practices and the mental health and well‐being of all students. St Monica’s embraces STEM education as a way to connect learning across the curriculum, in particular Science, Technology, Engineering and Maths, promote student voice in leading their own inquiry path and develop practical and sustainable approaches to coding and robotics. 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 welcoming you personally to our wonderful school.

Carmel Maguire
Principal

St Monica’s Primary School
 
Moynihan Street, Evatt ACT 2617

Telephone: 02 6258 5105 | Email: office.stmonicas@cg.catholic.edu.au