The Catholic Education Office Ballarat recognises that continuing professional learning is an essential component of school improvement and staff development. In particular, professional learning is a major contributing factor towards improvement in student learning outcomes. For these reasons the Catholic Education Office Ballarat is committed to:

  • allocating resources to develop the school as a learning community
  • facilitating ongoing religious formation of staff to enhance the Catholic identity of the school
  • advancing leadership enrichment opportunities
  • building capacity in all areas of teaching and learning
  • making available regular professional learning activities for Catholic school staff via the Professional Learning Events page
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New school name- Siena Catholic Primary School!

Exciting news! The new Catholic school to be built in Lucas now has a name– Siena Catholic Primary School. The name was chosen in consultation with the parish and school communit More Info

Minister Announces Funding for New School

Minister Announces Funding for New School

James Merlino, Minister of Education, met with Mrs Jo Brewer, Principal of Siena Catholic Primary School, to make an exciting announcement of $1.5 million for the school as a part More Info

Enrolments for Lucas still open!

Enrolments for the new Siena Catholic primary school in Lucas, opening in 2017, are staying open! At Siena, we are accepting enrolments for all primary year levels, from Prep thro More Info