Carnarvon Community College (4941)

School Overview

Carnarvon Community College is proud to be a public K-12 school servicing the entire town of Carnarvon. In mid-2019 we amalgamated as a single site school and opened our new state of the art facilities, ushering in a new era of education in Carnarvon where we will strive to produce the best possible academic outcomes for your child.

Your child will have access to innovative and flexible pathways and options for learning in a variety of environments. We have an academic pathway through the School of Isolated and Distance Education. An Independent Learning Co-ordinator works with our students to gain access to their course of choice at university. Your child also has the option of a Vocational Education and Training pathways including apprenticeships, traineeships and work experience placements.

At Carnarvon, our core learning is devoted to literacy and numeracy, an integral part of our curriculum. We also provide an excellent STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics) program, as well as our Chinese language programme which is being expanded across Years 3 to 6. Our skilled early childhood team work closely with the West Coast Language Development Centre to ensure the best in literacy learning. We are also one of 38 schools offering the KindiLink program for two and three year old children and their parents/carers. Your child can also access many other learning opportunities and programs, such as our College Band, Clontarf Academy, Shooting Stars, Bushrangers, Follow the Dream and the Girls from Oz programs.

We explicitly teach our students social skills so they can demonstrate our values of Unity, Respect and Success. We are a proud Positive Behaviour Support school. Whatever your child's age group, we have dedicated staff to ensure their learning needs are met. Our College delivers a curriculum founded on the belief that every student can enjoy success at school and deserves the best possible opportunity to do so.

For our students to feel valued at all times, their health and wellbeing is of paramount importance. We provide a caring and nurturing environment supported by our Student Support Services team of educational psychologists, chaplain, nurse and dental therapists. The College measures its effectiveness through the achievement and character of its students and the integral part it plays in the community.

Your child will benefit from opportunities through our connected community. We have ongoing relationships with the University of WA through the Aspire program, TAFE, the mining sector, local businesses, government and industry. Our college is recognised at a national level for developing exemplary partnerships with the Remote Schools Attendance Strategy.

Contact us to find out about your child's exciting future at Carnarvon Community College:

T: 9941 6000