Geographe Grammar School
50 Leisure Dve
Tel: 08 9725 8282
Fax: 08 9725 8270
Website: www.scea.wa.edu.au/OurSchool/Geographe_Grammar_School. aspx
Religious Affiliation: Christian
Distance Education: Yes
Early Learning: Yes
Sporting Academy: Yes
Choosing a school for your child is one of the most important decisions you will make as a parent. At Geographe Grammar School we take great care in partnering with you to educate and develop your children towards confidence in who they are and what they can achieve. Geographe Grammar School is owned and operated by Swan Christian Education Association Inc. SCEA is dedicated to establishing and maintaining Christian schools in Australia and operates six schools in Perth with over 3700 students and 450 staff . SCEA is a member of the Australian Association of Christian Schools the Australian Independent Schools of Western Australia and has operated schools since 1982.
Teaching and Learning Program
We focus on providing the highest quality educational experience for your children in a fun safe and nurturing learning environment. Featuring a distinct grammar school curriculum we specialize in foundational education such as developing strong literacy and numeracy skills wherein high academic standards are expected. Students are taught in small classes by Christian professionals committed to ensuring that students receive individual attention and care.
We also offer a rich curriculum with specialty programs in Music and Marine Studies featuring outdoor activities such as sailing and kayaking. These programs include practical elements in order to develop in students a sense of achievement belief towards empowerment and a ‘can do’ attitude.
In keeping with the history geography and culture of the area the school incorporates a maritime emphasis into activities in sport recreational pursuits and outdoor education. The environment and in particular the marine environment is valued respected and studied.
Our school focuses on developing the whole person of the child. We teach the Christian faith founded upon Biblical principles and the Gospel of Jesus Christ encouraging students to build their core values on God’s wisdom and develop as fully as possible the abilities which He has given them. We place high value on the quality of relationships between all members of the community whether parents students or staff promoting virtues of respect thoughtfulness and compassion for others.
Parents interested in enrolling their children at GGS are welcome to visit the school for a private tour. Please phone the GGS office on (08) 9725 8282 to make an appointment at your earliest convenience. Enrolments are managed by the Principal and involve an application process and an interview after which a place may be offered. While we teach the national curriculum from a Christian worldview we operate under an open enrolment policy and accept all children regardless of their faith or religious background.