Established in 1859 by Archbishop Polding, St Monica's Primary is one of the earliest Catholic learning communities to be founded in New South Wales. St Monica is patron of mothers and womanhood. Her love of God and family is a love that we strive to live out in our school's Vision and Mission.
Over the years St Monica’s has seen many changes, with new buildings and upgrades to ensure our students receive a contemporary Catholic learning experience. More...
Welcome to St Monica’s Primary where we have been delivering excellence in education for over 160 years. St Monica’s places student learning at the centre of all we do and we are dedicated to helping every child achieve. More...
We warmly welcome new families to join our school community. Enquiries and enrolment applications for all grades are welcome any time of the year, although the main enrolment period is between March and May in the year before your child will start at our school.
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03 Feb 2023
St Monica’s Swimming Carnival 2023! What a fabulous day at Richmond Pool in the glorious sunshine. We are so proud of each and every child who participated today in competitive events, water novelties, 25 metre races and land novelty activities. The cheers were loud and exciting and each child felt encouraged as they gave it their very best. An enormous thank you to our wonderful teachers who worked hard behind the scenes to make today the highly successful day that it was. A well deserved rest over the weekend for all!
01 Feb 2023
It was all happening at St Monica’s this morning! Channel 9 and CSPD came out to help us welcome our Early Stage 1 students! Make sure you catch our ES1 and their families on Ch9 news… TONIGHT 😊😊😊
31 Jan 2023
Welcome back St Monica’s, welcome back, welcome back!!!! Stages 1,2 and 3 student, teachers and parents were all smiles today as they arrived for their first school day of 2023. We are looking forward to a new year with strong friendships, deep learning and renewed faith. Tomorrow we welcome Early Stage 1! Catholic Schools Parramatta Diocese
31 Jan 2023
Almost 65,000 kindergarten students will start at NSW public schools this week as a new syllabus that mandates the use of phonics when teaching pupils to read is rolled out in all classrooms.
22 Jan 2023
Don't forget to book your child in for their Mathematics Assessment Interview with their new roll teacher or another of their stage teachers. Please note that all interviews will be held in the 2023 classrooms. Please book in at the following website: www.schoolinterviews.com.au Our school event code is: 2b6p7
As part of our commitment to keeping students safe, all volunteers and contractors are required to complete the building child safe communities undertaking form and child protection training module.
Compass Parent Portal
Compass is our primary parent communication tool for day-to-day updates, upcoming events, and important notifications so it is essential that all parents download the app.
Students are required to wear their full uniform. All new items of the school uniform may be purchased from our supplier, Brynorms. We also have a second-hand uniform shop run by volunteers.
Before and After School Care
Beginning in 2023, St Monica's convenient onsite Before ands After School Care supports working families needing child care out of school hours and during holidays. Register today as spaces fill fast!