Democratic Principles

The programs of, and teaching in our school supports and promotes the principles and practices of Australian democracy, including a commitment to:

  1. elected government; and
  2. the rule of law; and
  3. equal rights for all before the law; and
  4. freedom of religion; and
  5. freedom of speech and association; and
  6. the values of openness and tolerance.

Our Identity Statement articulates important values for Catholic Education at St Francis Catholic Primary School.

Our Curriculum Scope and Sequence outlines the importance of Civics and Citizenship within the curriculum.

Source of Life and the Victorian Curriculum form the base for our schools curriculum.

Our throughlines encompass a study of democratic principles through Personalised Learning.

Our Senior Student Leadership team respectfully raise and lower the Australian and Aboriginal flags each school day.

Catholic Values and Values for Australian Schools are displayed in the Administration Area.

The National Anthem is led by the students at fortnightly assemblies.