Our Facilities

At St Catherine’s we are blessed with wonderful indoor and outdoor learning environments.

Our classrooms are open plan and our outdoor areas consist of a forest, wetlands, extensive nature play areas, oval, tennis courts and vegetable/ fruit gardens.

Technologies

At St Catherine’s our classrooms are equipped with Smartboards, Smart TVs and all children have access to iPads or MacBook Airs.

  • Reception – Year 2 have access to iPads provided in a 1:2 ratio
  • Years 3 and 4 have MacBook Airs provided for each student
  • Years 5 and 6 Bring Your Own Device MacBook Air

Animation/STEM Room

St Catherine’s is particularly proud to have recently refurbished our Animation/STEM Room. Our students now have specialised access to our Green Screen, B-bots, robotics, 3D printer, and digital video camera. Students are encouraged to utilise the technology now at our finger tips, in every year level.

Environment

Our grounds at St Catherine’s are extensive and well utilised! Our Nature Play areas include the forest, wetlands and play equipment. The students can let their imaginations run wild with the endless possibilities. Our commitment to our environment goes further still. The sheer size of our grounds allow our students the opportunity to develop a deep understanding of our world and sustainability.

At St Catherine’s our learning utilises experiences offered through:

  • Aquaponics fish farm: stocked with Rainbow Trout, Barramundi, Perch and Yabbies
  • Fish tanks breeding program
  • Chickens and worm farms
  • Gardens and wicking beds
  • Vegetable gardens
  • Orchard
  • Wetlands
  • Bokashi bins
  • Compost stations

The Treehouse

The Treehouse is the hub of our school.  It encases our extensive Library, provides learning spaces and can be a place for students to relax.

At St Catherine’s we are also able to offer a dedicated Italian and Music room.

We have a well-appointed Multipurpose Hall used for school assemblies, masses, liturgies, sport lessons and presentations.

Our Oval and Tennis Courts also provide a wonderful space for our students to learn and play.