St Peter's Primary School, Stockton is a small school located in a beach side suburb of Newcastle. The school was first established in 1887 and has been handing on the Catholic tradition and practice of faith through successive generations. Living the values and teachings of the Gospel is integral to our vision.
St Peter's aims to achieve its mission by: providing a balanced spiritual, emotional, physical, intellectual and creative education for all; promoting a true sense of faith, friendship and high moral ideals and growth in self-discipline; respecting the inherent and unique dignity of each child and assisting in the development of a Christian understanding of our mutual responsibilities for and appreciation of self, others and the environment.
Computer technology has been updated with the purchase of twenty laptops to be shared amongst classes. The school is also undertaking the "You Can Do It" program to foster the children's social and emotional growth.
St Peter's school has a proud history of involvement in the local community. This includes participation in sporting and cultural events as well as fund-raising activities. Parents, teachers, parishioners, residents and local industry display pride, interest and personal involvement in their school.
Students of St Peter's Primary School, Stockton are encouraged to continue their Catholic education by attending San Clemente High School, Mayfield.