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​Welcome to the St Kieran’s Primary School website. Our school community provides high quality inclusive Catholic education for children from Prep to Year 6 in a co-educational setting. We are proud of our caring, welcoming atmosphere which is reflected in our school motto – Strength through Caring.

At St Kieran’s Primary School we are a child-centred Catholic faith community where there is excellence in teaching and learning and where we value the development of the whole child and ensure every student progresses and grows academically, emotionally, spiritually and physically.
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​​Vision and Mission

​The Vision revealed through Jesus Christ is to live our faith in God and his teaching through our educational and evangelizing ministry striving for excellence in all we do.

The Mission of St Kieran's School is to assist the growth of each person, as a follower of Christ, spiritually, socially, emotionally, physically and academically. Each person is valued and encouraged to be self-disciplined and resilient. They are empowered to be creative and use their talents and energy for the good of local and global communities.

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Samsung Primary Schools Netball Cuphttp://www.stkieranbrighton.qld.edu.au/featured-news/Pages/Samsung-Primary-Schools-Netball-Cup.aspxSamsung Primary Schools Netball Cup<p style="text-align:center;"><a href="https://www.glasshouse.qld.edu.au/endless-energy-from-netball-teams/">Endless Energy from St Kieran's Netball Team</a><br></p><p>If you wanted a fine example of team work and tenacity you need look no further than the St Kieran's Primary School Netball team who play 11 games of netball at the Samsung Primary Schools Cup in Bundaberg last weekend.</p><p>The competition was huge with over 100 teams from all over Queensland playing in 20 round robin pools. </p><p>After day one, teams were ranked into six divisions for the second day of games to ensure each team could play opposition more similar in ability.</p><p>St Kieran's improved with each game played and in the last game of day two, they were all on fire. </p><p>The ball was passed quickly down court and goals were scored resulting in a very exciting win for the team who beat Woongarra State School seven goals to three. </p><p>Principal Mr Ben Gray said “They kept up their determination in every game even when legs were aching and bodies were asking for a rest in the hot Bundaberg conditions".</p><p>" I really couldn't ask for any more from the team, they gave it their all".   </p><p>“This was the first time St Kieran's competed at this event and a great opportunity for the students who displayed outstanding sportsmanship and teamwork" Mr Gray said.</p><p>St Kieran's finished the carnival with 4 wins and finished fourth in their Division 4 pool.</p><p>The Samsung Primary Schools Cup is a Netball Queensland initiative open to all primary schools in Queensland for students in grades four to six.</p><p>The two-day event provides an opportunity for girls and boys to come together and experience competitive netball in a fun and safe environment, with an overall state champion crowned at the end of the tournament.​<br></p>
Book Week 19-25 Augusthttp://www.stkieranbrighton.qld.edu.au/featured-news/Pages/Book-Week.aspxBook Week 19-25 August<p style="text-align:center;"><strong>​​​St Kieran's Students get in character for Book Week</strong></p><p>St Kieran's Primary School in Brighton celebrated Book Week in style this year with students showcasing their exceptional costumes at the Book Week parade.</p><p>This year's Book Week theme, 'Find Your Treasure" inspired imaginative costumes, colourful artwork and a lot of fun in the Library.</p><p>Teacher Librarian Mrs Leesa Keaton said “St Kieran's strong focus on literacy highlights the power of books and storytelling on developing a love of reading and Book Week is a wonderful celebration to showcase this".  </p><p>As part of the week long Book Week celebrations, St Kieran's students enjoyed a range of fun activities including storytelling, a treasure hunt and craft activities.  </p><p>Mrs Keaton said “Storytelling in the primary years helps promote literacy and language development and the children really enjoy listening to stories being read to them".</p><p>Each year, many schools and public libraries from all over Australia spend a week celebrating books and Australian authors and illustrators. Classroom teachers, teacher librarians and public librarians develop activities, offer competitions and tell stories relating to a theme to highlight the importance of reading.​<br></p>
Enrolments for 2019http://www.stkieranbrighton.qld.edu.au/featured-news/Pages/Enrollments-for-2017.aspxEnrolments for 2019<p>​​St Kieran's Primary School has limited spaces available for Prep 2019.  We encourage all families interested in joining our great school community to contacted the School Office as soon as possible on phone 3269 5989.  ​ If you are looking for quality, inclusive education, ​your child's future starts here.  Unlock their potential.​​<br></p> <p><span class=" ms-rtestate-write ms-rtestate-write" id="ctl00_PlaceHolderMain_ctl02_ctl00_ctl00_RichImageField_ImageFieldDisplay"><a><img width="222" height="147" src="/PublishingImages/20160803-1036.jpg" border="0" alt="" style="border-width:0px;border-style:solid;width:286px;height:191px;" /></a></span> </p> <p> </p> <p> </p>