Curriculum:

The teaching at St Saviour’s College is underpinned by the Mercy tradition of Excellence, Compassion, Hospitality and Justice. There is a clear focus on the individual outcomes each student is striving for and how together with teaching staff, this is achievable. The staff continually reviews their teaching practices and renew their knowledge on what educational innovations would work with the students in their classes. Through this the staff model lifelong learning and the motto ”Integrity is our Strength”. The students are encouraged to question, seek answers and lead the way to change.

Junior Curriculum:

A wide range of subjects based on the Australian Curriculum are offered to students in Years 7 to 10. The core subjects of Religion, English, Mathematics, Science, Humanities, Health and Physical Education are supplemented by a number of set electives. This approach enables Year 7 and 8 students to experience the electives on offer through Years 9 and 10 over one semester.

YEAR 7 AND 8 SUBJECTS

CORE SUBJECTS:

  • Religion
  • English
  • Mathematics
  • Science
  • Humanities
  • Health & Physical Education

ELECTIVE ROTATION SUBJECTS:

  • Food and Textile Studies
  • Drama
  • Visual Art 
  • Dance
  • Japanese
  • Business Studies
  • Information Technology
  • Music

YEAR 9 AND 10 SUBJECTS

CORE SUBJECTS:

  • Religion
  • English
  • Mathematics
  • Science
  • History
  • Health & Physical Education
  • Understanding Career Pathways

ELECTIVE SUBJECTS:

  • Business
  • Dance
  • Drama
  • Geography
  • Food & Textile Studies
  • Information Technology
  • Japanese
  • Music
  • Visual Art

Junior Subject Handbook

Junior Subject Selection Presentation