Overview

St. Macartan’s Parish Primary School aspires to provide a challenging and motivating curriculum that builds on students’ knowledge and understanding of themselves and the world around them. Consistent with our Catholic ethos, our curriculum aims to develop the whole child, preparing them to take their place in a rapidly changing world. Our learning environment captures our beautiful native school grounds and allows for students to engage in flexible indoor and outdoor learning spaces.

Using a learner-centred approach to learning, all learners are encouraged to:

As with all Victorian schools, the Curriculum is implemented at St. Macartan’s through the Victorian Curriculum and Assessment Authority Framework. This framework facilitates the concept of personalised learning programs for all students, where the curriculum is planned in relation to the actual level of each student. This framework is designed to achieve:

The Victorian and Assessment Authority Curriculum covers these 12 learning areas: