Within this vibrant learning culture, the days are filled with exciting opportunities to explore learning and discover new ways of thinking. Our School Wide Pedagogy operates from our shared beliefs about teaching and learning. Each day students are challenged to make meaningful connections and to become engaged with their learning.
At Orana Catholic Primary School, each person is an integral part of a vibrant learning culture where everyone gives generously, shows respect and strives for excellence. We take responsibility for contributing to a just and harmonious community by living the values of Generosity, Respect and Excellence.
Orana has again been selected as an Apple Distinguished School for 2016-2017. This is a global recognition program and our successful application demonstrates achievement in visionary leadership, innovative learning & teaching, ongoing professional learning, compelling evidence of success and flexible learning environments.
ORANA a Connected Community
The school is known for its positive and proactive community relationship. The families and school, work in harmony to provide a rich and nurturing learning environment for the Orana students. An example of this is the Playground Busy Bee which has enhanced the Early Years playground. The P&F, school and local businesses worked together to create new play space for the students of Orana Catholic Primary School. View the above video to see the Busy Bee volunteers working their magic.