St John Paul II Catholic Primary School lies in the beautiful fast-growing suburb of Banksia Grove, 30km north-west of Perth city centre.
Our school is a co-educational primary school catering for children from Kindy to Year 6. As a school in a rapidly growing part of the metropolitan area we welcome children from all over the world. Our school community comprises families from over 30 nationalities! The multicultural nature of our community reflects our motto ‘in Harmony”. We have developed an environment based upon inclusivity and tolerance.
St John Paul II Catholic Primary School offers a broad curriculum, helping students to become confident and competent members of our school community and society as a whole. We work hard at developing relationships between school and home and the community.
St John Paul II Catholic Primary School is coeducational with a current enrolment from Kindergarten through to Year 6. The school also offers an Outside School Hours Care program.
St John Paul II Catholic Primary School offers an educational philosophy based on developmental learning, inclusivity and Christian ethos. This approach to education sees the curriculum as being child-centred, recognising that each child is a precious and unique gift from God. Developmental Learning provides educational experiences appropriate to the child’s development.
Students are involved in a variety of extra-curricular activities that enrich their school experience, as well as a range of creative extra-curricular opportunities such as Shine Time, Performing Arts, and Interschool sports.
Kagan Cooperative Learning and the Making Jesus Real program are central to our school and these values are incorporated into our school procedures and teaching programs allowing them to permeate across all learning areas.
St John Paul II Catholic Primary School has put in place sustainability practices and strategies endeavouring to care for the environment that has been entrusted to us.