Excellence in Education
St Andrews College is a Catholic co-educational secondary school committed to a personalised, relevant and meaningful learning experience for every student.
St Andrews College provides three essential element of a great school: safety for each person, a place of happiness and an environment which is conducive to learning and faith development.
With an excellent record in academic, sporting and cultural achievement, students at St Andrews College are presented with a range of learning options tailored to their abilities and needs.
St Andrews College has a strong academic record which is the result of a comprehensive curriculum, learning support, extension programs and co-curricular opportunities that are designed to meet the individual and diverse needs and abilities of students, including:
? Wide range of elective studies at St Andrews College including Music, Drama, Dance, Visual Arts, Languages, Design and Technology, Sports Science, Vocational Education (Construction, Hospitality, Food Technology, Legal, Retail and Business Studies, IT, Software Design)
? Integrated technologies to support online learning opportunities and digital capabilities of students anywhere, anytime
? Comprehensive sporting program ? Soccer, Netball, Basketball, Volleyball, Athletics, Swimming, Cross-country, Oz Tag, Softball, Touch football, Futzal and Rugby League
? Enrichment, extension and study support programs
? Learning support program ? Special needs, English as a Second Language, learning difficulties and a specialist satellite class for students with Autism Spectrum Disorder
Extra Curricular Programs
St Andrew College offers its students opportunities to develop their creative talents and skills through an exceptional performing and creative arts program, including:
? Tuition in music, visual arts, drama and dance
? Regular performance opportunities
? Music tutor program and St Andrews College band
? ?Write a book in a day? program
? Opportunities to be selected in ArtExpress, ONSTAGE (Drama) and Encore HSC exhibitions
? Contemporary performing arts space with lighting, sound and special effects
? Well-equipped music, drama and art studios
? Involvement in prop making, stage management, directing and sound mixing
St Andrews College provides a student leadership program for students to develop their confidence and skills.
St Andrews College also seeks to actively educate students about social justice issues.
There is an extensive pastoral care program of student welfare, management and discipline at St Andrews College, to ensure students optimise their learning time and experiences.