FAQs

Why is a new Catholic school needed in Mortlake?

St Patrick's Catholic Primary School was opened in response to the increasing demand from the community for more Catholic education within the area.

Residential developments are increasing in and around the Mortlake peninsular and St Patrick's Catholic Primary School will ensure all children and families have access to quality Catholic education.

How many students will be enrolled in St Patrick's School Mortlake?

The new school will create up to 420 new places.

What is the catchment area for St Patrick's Primary School Mortlake?

The main catchment areas where students will be drawn from are Mortlake, Breakfast Point and Cabarita. However, enquiries from outside these areas will be considered in line with the 'Enrolment Policy for Systemic Catholic Schools'.

What makes St Patrick's Primary School different to other schools in the area?

Built from the ground up, St Patrick's Catholic Primary School will offer students access to new facilities and technology. Focusing on the integration of indoor/outdoor and active/passive learning areas, the school will provide the integral elements to achieve a balanced authentic learning environment for our students.

St Patrick's Catholic Primary School will be a place of excellence and collaboration for both our students and the wider community. Situated at the heart of the community, the school will reflect Catholic values and ethos to enliven the community through active participation and service.

How do I enrol my child in St Patrick's Primary School?

The official enrolment period for St Patrick’s Catholic Primary School has now started.

To enrol, contact us today on 02 9736 1797, complete an expression of interest form or visit our school at 2 Herbert Street.

All enquiring parents will receive an enrolment package containing the relevant information required including Enrolment Policy and fees.

How do I enrol my child in St Patrick's Primary School?

The official enrolment period for St Patrick’s Catholic Primary School has now started.

To enrol, contact us today on 02 9736 1797, complete an expression of interest form or visit our school at 2 Herbert Street.

All enquiring parents will receive an enrolment package containing the relevant information required including Enrolment Policy and fees.

Is there a before & after school care on site?

Yes, we do have BASC on site. Please visit https://scecs.nsw.edu.au/ for more details.