Welcome to our website....
Mater Dei Primary School is a Catholic, co-educational school catering for children from Prep to Year 7. At Mater Dei, we aim to cultivate a welcoming and positive climate in which students, staff, parents and parishioners feel a true sense of belonging and commitment to a living, faith community. In light of our vision “To teach as Jesus did” the growth of each student is fostered through love, tolerance and justice. Learning takes place in a climate of respect for each person’s dignity and acceptance of their uniqueness. Through an atmosphere of academic and pastoral care, students are equipped with the learning and personal skills necessary to help them take their place in the twenty-first century.
Latest News & Events
INTERESTED IN COMING TO MATER DEI?
Please have a look at our enrolments section of the website to see how our enrolment process works and to download an application.
Our next open morning will be Friday, October 24 from 9am - 11am. We'd love to see you there! Click here for further information. You can also email us or phone on 46376100 to let us know if you'd like to attend.
SKOOLBAG APP - ANDROID NOW AVAILABLE!
Our school has purchsed the SKOOLBAG app as another form of effective communication between home and school. We have decided to continue with this app as we have had lots of positive feedback from parents. Please download the app from i-tunes (further instructions here) or google play to receive immediate updates on your phone or device. You can also access most of the information and functionality of the App in the skoolbag communication centre below.
Thank you to those parents who have taken on a representative role in our school, helping to keep other parents 'in the loop' and co-ordinating upcoming events. Contact details for our parent representatives can be found in our password protected parent portal area.
MATER DEI SPORTS DRAWS
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MATER DEI CARNIVAL DATES 2014
Please click on this link to access Carnival Dates
Our school has a subscripton to Michael Grose's Parentingideas Magazine. These magazines contain fantastic articles designed to support us to 'raise exceptional kids.' Please click on the link to read more.... (this section is protected in our parent portal by username and password).
Michael Grose has written an article regarding the recent MH17 tragedy and offers practical ideas for parents to support children. We hope you find it helpful.
ONLINE TUCKSHOP IS HERE!
Our school uses FLEXISCHOOLS, an online ordering system for tuckshop. Click on the link above to get started. Please also check out our tuckshop page for further instructions and a video demonstration of how the system works. No more hunting around for loose change!
Please be aware that all phones, ipods etc are not recommended to be brought to school. If parents decide that one of these electronic devices is essential for students travelling to and from school, it is to be checked in at the office upon arrival at school and collected on the way out of school. No phones, ipods, cameras etc are to be in the playground or classes at any time.
For up to date information regarding managing asthma in schools, please click here
Link to bookit - click here (teachers only)