About Caloundra City Private School
Caloundra City Private School is a leading co-educational, non-denominational school ideally set on 11-hectares in Pelican Waters on the Sunshine Coast, Queensland.
Our positive and vibrant learning community provides firm foundations for a love of life-long learning in a welcoming and nurturing environment. This enables all students to feel happy and valued, ensuring they are each empowered to reach their full potential.
Caloundra City Private School creates opportunities and pathways for all students to excel, develop character and learn ways to become world-ready as future global citizens. We want students to learn the art of self-direction and be courageous enough to make a positive difference in their communities, now and into their futures.
Caloundra City Private School offers the complete educational journey at the one, beautiful location, catering for children from early childhood right through to Year 12 at the following:
- Pelican’s Nest Early Learning Centre - Long day care centre catering for babies from 6-weeks through to Kindergarten
- City Stars Kindergarten - School-based Kindergarten that is Exceeding National Standards
- Junior School – Prep to Year 6
- Senior School – Year 7 to Year 12
Caloundra City Private School was established in 2005, and has since established itself as a school of excellence in:
- Academic achievement
- Sporting and cultural achievements
- Development of character; and
- Traditional values of courtesy, manners and exemplary presentation
State of the Art Buildings
Our state-of-the-art buildings boast distinctively high-raked ceilings and feature spacious classroom designs that are fully air-conditioned and immaculately maintained. Our buildings are set on beautifully landscaped grounds which back on to the Pelican Waters Reserve, offering leafy outlooks from every classroom. It is a wonderful space for students to feel safe, calm and connected.
Our campus facilities include:
- An award-winning Library
- Professor Ian Frazer Technology Building (Science, Food Technology and Art)
- Raelene Boyle Multi-Purpose Hall
- John Newcombe Tennis/Multipurpose Court
- Spacious playing fields
Being situated in Queensland - our school takes Sun Saftey very seriously. Broad-brimmed hats are part of both our formal and sports uniforms, and any outdoor activities are consistently supervised to ensure the safety of all our staff and students. We have a standing "No Hat, No Play" policy, and enforce the Sun Safe message with all students, especially in the Junior School. All Junior School classrooms have free sunscreen available for students, and our Administration office also stock a supply of spare hats. We have shade sails over the Junior School playground areas, and covered student tables and chairs in the Senior School outdoor areas.