Our region has a vibrant community of Catholic primary schools that work in partnership with John Paul College
The Bayside Cluster refers to our local network of Catholic schools. Our cluster of schools work as a team on literacy and numeracy projects. We ensure that transition between primary and secondary schooling is seamless. Together, we provide a comprehensive education from Prep through to Year 12.
St Joseph’s, Chelsea
St Augustines, Frankston South
The school emblem for St Augustine’s depicts our Christianity, learning and the people who form our school community.
St Augustine’s is an important part of the St Francis Xavier Parish community. All families are warmly invited and encouraged to participate in the life of the Parish.
St Anne’s, Seaford
St Anne’s in Seaford is a school of approximately 200 students. The school is set in spacious gardens and the play area is extensive, featuring adventure playgrounds, netball and basketball courts and a large grassed area. St Anne’s is committed to educating the whole child within a comprehensive and relevant curriculum. There is a strong emphasis on the core disciplines of numeracy and literacy while developing students’ self-confidence and self-esteem through the arts.
St Francis Xavier, Frankston
St Francis Xavier has a vibrant community spirit.
The school proudly promotes:
- Excellence and success in all learning
- Christian values
- Healthy exercise and living
- The "Bounce Back" resiliency program
- Parent interaction and support
- A vibrant community
- A creative learning centre and spirit
- Individual learning and team work
- A love for life-long learning
St Jude’s, Langwarrin
St Jude’s is a Catholic Primary School that serves the Parish of Langwarrin.
The school has 11 classes from Prep through to Year 6 with an average class size of less than 25. An enthusiastic staff work in a modern well resourced and climate controlled school. Parents are active in the partnership of education and participate in many of the extra curricular activities. The school's vision statement encompasses all that it does.
St Joachim’s, Carrum Downs
Located in Carrum Downs, St Joachim’s is a school which prides itself on providing inspired teaching and inspired learning.The school strives to provide a positive and friendly learning environment and to stimulate the intellectual, creative and aesthetic values of each student
St John's, Frankston East
St John's was established in 1967 and provides primary education for the children in the Frankston East area. The school is renowned for its strong parent involvement centred on its Catholic identity and has a high focus on Literacy, Numeracy and the specialist areas of I.T., Phys Ed, the Art and Music.