A School of Caring and Excellence
St Columba is renowned for its ability to cater for the social, physical, emotional and spiritual wellbeing of its community while insisting on high standards and on student success. The College provides a happy environment for students.
The College caters to a wide range of students; those aspiring to higher education, those seeking an immediate career pathway and those with special needs. The College is proud of its SACE results which demonstrate the commitment of students and staff.
Our Vision Statement
St Columba College seeks to nurture in our students and the wider community
? a close relationship with God,
? a passion for living and
? a life long love of learning.
St Columba College is a living faith community based on Anglican and Catholic traditions. It is closely linked with our local parishes, yet has its own special character. Students, parents and staff work together to form this unique community. Care for each student and their family is an essential element of life at St Columba. Respect is paramount at our College.
Our staff offer understanding, care and encouragement to each and every student. All staff members have been carefully selected because of their specialist skills, faith and dedication to their profession. All staff are selected on their ability to help students be successful.
St Columba College is proud of its students’ achievements. We have outstanding results in academic pursuits as well as in vocational studies. We encourage a high level of academic excellence. A balanced curriculum is offered including Religious Education, the Sciences, Technology, the Arts, Health, Physical Education, Indonesian and a particular focus on English and Mathematics.
Where necessary tailored programs are developed for students with special needs, including programs for gifted students.
Quality Facilities for the Future
At St Columba College, students are provided with access to the latest information technology and learning environments providing them with life skills and preparing them for a rapidly changing world. We focus on providing learning that is relevant to the individual student’s skills, abilities and interests. Our facilities are modern, extensive and age appropriate.
Affordable Fee Structure
Our fees are structured to assist with access for all who desire to have a St Columba education. Parents are invited to discuss with the Principal and the Business Manager whether any discounts or fee reductions are available to them.