Frequently Asked Questions

Do you have to be Catholic to go to Christ the King? 

Christ the King Catholic Primary School extends a warm invitation to families from diverse cultural backgrounds. Although the school’s foundation is primarily rooted in the Catholic faith, it embraces and welcomes individuals from all belief systems and religions. We firmly believe that the tapestry of our Catholic faith grows richer when interwoven with the narratives of others. Our aspiration is to cultivate an educational environment where learning, cultural exchange, and spiritual beliefs converge harmoniously.

How do I make an enquiry to enrol my child at Christ the King?

If interested in enrolling your child at Christ the King please fill out the Enrolment Enquiry Form or contact the Office staff on 52481093 to make an appointment to meet with the Principal.

Do you offer morning/afternoon school care?

Christ the King has a partnership with Camp Australia, who provide Before and After School Care onsite. For more information click on the Before and After School Link.

As a parent, how can I get involved?

Embracing the ethos of a Family Partnership School, we hold the conviction that collaboration between educational institutions and families yields enhanced outcomes for children, fosters school advancement, and nurtures thriving communities. A variety of platforms are available for parents to actively engage in their child’s educational journey and contribute to the vibrant school community. These include, but are not limited to:

  • Christ the King Community Group Activities
  • School Advisory Board – one rep per year level
  • Student Led Learning Walks
  • Community Conversations
  • Assemblies
  • Learning Expos

How do I know how my child is progressing at school?

We inspire parents to take an active role in their child’s learning journey through avenues such as Student Led learning walks, Parent-Student-Teacher Interviews, Student Assessment Portfolios, Community Conversations on learning and contemporary matters, and regular Learning Expos conducted each term.

What specialists to you offer?

Apart from the core subject areas of Religious Education, Mathematics, English we also provide outstanding specialist programs in the areas of Science, STEM, Physical Education, Music, Visual Arts, and Performing Arts.

Where do Christ the King students go to secondary school?

Students graduating from Christ the King attend St Ignatius, Sacred Heart, St Joseph’s College, Clonard College, Geelong High and Newcomb Secondary College.

What size are the classes?

Christ the King is small school and we are able to offer small class sizes, ranging on average from 19 – 23.

How do we cater for students of all abilities?

Small class sizes ensures that students are both sufficiently challenged and supported. Through our ongoing use of academic data, we can confidently say that we add value to each child’s learning at both ends of the learning continuum. Students with additional learning needs are well supported by our Learning Support Officers and expert teaching staff to participate fully in the life of our school.

Students are encouraged to take responsibility and become self-directed learners through our personalised approach to learning. Our aim is to develop students to become clear thinkers who are able to question, critically evaluate and become responsible and articulate members of society.

How are classes grouped?

In 2023 we will have the following class groupings:

  • Prep x2
  • Year 1/2 x 3
  • Year 3/4 x3
  • Year 5/6 x2

What is the standard of education provided at Christ the King?

The Annual Report to the Community provides a snapshot of the standards Christ the King has achieved in the previous year. This includes information about NAPLAN achievements plus many more. Click on the link below – Annual Report to Community 2021