Holy Eucharist School, St Albans South

Holy Eucharist School, St Albans South

Principal:  Mr Michael Bonnici

E No.  E1281

Year Levels:  P to 6

Phone Number:  8312 0900

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History:

Situated in the west of Melbourne the children come from a diverse multi-cultural and socio-economical background. Indeed there are 47 different ethnic backgrounds represented in the school. Our major ethnic groups are from Vietnam, Philippines, Malta and Croatia.The children number 620 and for learning purposes are at present broken into twenty-one classes, consisting of straight classes. Within their class groupings the teachers use: peer group teaching, cross-age tutoring, team teaching, cooperative learning and negotiated curriculum to enhance the learning process.


Description:

In 1971 Holy Eucharist Primary School was established by the Sisters of Mercy in St Albans South. It was built as an open area school and it is this philosophy that still has an influence upon the school's Mission Statement. The building was refurbished under grants from the Federal Government in 1993.


Features:

Holy Eucharist offers many special programs including a computer lab with access to the internet, Mandarin, a comprehensive literacy program, i.e. First Steps P-6 and CLASS P-2, After and Before School Care Program, Reading Recovery, a camping program P-6, a developmental and sequential Physical Education Program, Intergration Program- for those eligible and a Integrated / Negotiated Curriculum.

School location

Address:  1A Oleander Drive
St Albans South VIC 3021

Diocese:  Archdiocese of Melbourne

Region:  Northern

Parish:  Holy Eucharist