Saltwater P-9 College is a new co-educational Prep to Year 6 school that opened its doors to the first intake of Prep-Six students in 2019 and will grow rapidly until 2024 at which time the school will be P-9.
Saltwater P-9 College is positioned within a thriving bayside community, located only 20kms from the city. Situated in tranquil Point Cook, it’s surrounded by the Point Cook Coastal Park, a protected marine sanctuary and the Cheetham Wetlands.
Saltwater P-9 College aims to build a school culture that demonstrates a strong belief in and a commitment to providing a rich and rigorous curriculum within a safe, secure and enriched learning environment for our children. We will have a clear focus on catering for the diverse range of students at their point of need. We will strive to be internationally minded, and provide a supportive, nurturing and challenging learning environment, with high expectations for student success.
The school’s values will be aligned with the Department of Education’s philosophy: ‘We support students to reach their potential, regardless of their background, postcode or circumstance, and to develop the knowledge, skills and attributes they need to participate and thrive in a complex economy and society’.
Saltwater P-9 College will not just be a school committed to high academic standards, it will also be a school that prepares students to be curious, critical and creative thinkers and problem solvers who are technologically literate and capable of bringing about positive change in the world in which we live. This will be underpinned by our school motto: ‘Wisdom Begins with Wonder.’
Another major feature of our school’s curriculum will also be around the establishment of an exclusive Performing Arts and Sporting Program which will foster students intellectual, social and physical development.
To provide excellence in learning and teaching, achievement, innovation and self- improvement within a supportive, healthy, safe and secure environment that is inclusive of all.
Toprovide excellence in education through a caring and diverse environment that encourages the holistic development of each student. We aim to provide students with rich academic, social, physical and creative experiences that develop their full talents and uniqueness.
We aspire to be an educational establishment renowned for its vibrant community, which develops creative thinking and learning dispositions for our students to engage with the complex challenges of an ever-changing world.
The community have a collective responsibility to engage in the total life of the College and to actively pursue a range of learning experiences. Our aim is to develop compassionate students with the personal qualities and attributes that will enable them to face their future with confidence.
Saltwater P-9 College objective is to: