St Michael’s Catholic Primary School, Nelson Bay, is a middle size community school with 14 classes from Kindergarten to Year six. The school is located in a beautiful bushland setting and has a variety of classrooms, a library, hall and a spacious play area with modern play equipment.
St Michael’s Catholic identity permeates all aspects of school life, as does its Catholic values. The school is very proud of its history and many achievements to date, and is excited to see the school community continue to grow and evolve. St Michael’s strives to meet the diverse and complex educational needs of the current generation of young people to engage in their changing and often challenging worlds.
With a particular focus on developing innovative and creative learning experiences and environments, St Michael’s is well placed to look ahead with hope and confidence to be able to meet the learning needs of future generations of children for many years to come.
Staff are dedicated and are continually evaluating the effectiveness of the teaching and learning programs. The school has a strong focus on literacy and numeracy, with the integration of learning technology a major aspect in all curriculum areas. Learning is change and change is learning, not governed by set limits or parameters, where focusing on the positive is essential.
Students of St Michael's School Primary School, Nelson Bay are encouraged to continue their Catholic education by attending San Clemente High School, Mayfield.