Covenant is a non-denominational, parent-controlled Christian school with the emphasis on providing holistic education, catering for the spiritual, emotional and academic needs of the students. Christian values underpin all aspects of the college’s curriculum and activities, preparing students for their future in tomorrow’s society. Situated on the outskirts of Geelong, the college is set in a rural environment with attractive, modern buildings and facilities. It maintains a fleet of buses, providing a service for students to and from school.
Curriculum: Covenant College provides excellent academic staff and promotes goals of excellence in all aspects of learning. A broad range of subjects is offered, to cater for students’ choices and to offer a variety of learning experiences. LOTE is part of both primary and secondary curriculum (Japanese and French) and VET in the VCE is offered in a variety of industrial areas. This provides an opportunity for those students who wish to pursue a career in the vocational sector. The college provides an array of enrichment courses of study including an Academic Achievers’ program for Years 7 to 10 students, an Elite Tennis program which began in 2007 with Year 7 students and an Elite rugby program for senior students.
Extra-curricular activities: The college runs an outdoor camping and activities program (inclusive within fee structure) that aims to create an awareness of the environment and promotes interpersonal relationships and team spirit. Students participate in a wide range of activities such as swimming, athletics and team sports, including inter-school competitions and after-school team sports.
|Day/boarding||Day and Boarding|
|Years||Kindergarten - Year 12|
03 5278******* 03 5278 5122
03 5272******* 03 5272 2254
|Address||Creamery Road Mail Centre, Geelong 3221|
Covenant College is a Protestant, multi-denominational,
co-educational Christian day school, which commenced classes in 1991. The
college operates classes from kindergarten to Year 10. There are plans in place
to extend the school to Years 11 and 12 in the future. The college provides a
broadly-based educational curriculum within a Christian framework. The emphasis
is on excellence in academic achievement and breadth of creative expression.
Facilities: School facilities include new ICT and food technology
rooms, library, computer lab, science lab, oval, and hard courts.
Welfare and personal development: The welfare/discipline policy of
Covenant College is firm and caring.
Special features: The average class size is 18 and classes are not
streamed. The teacher-to-pupil ratio is about one to 14. It is estimated that
90 per cent of students in Year 7 will go on to complete Year 12. Special
programs, including remedial reading classes, are available for students with
learning difficulties. The wearing of the school’s uniform is compulsory.
|Years||Kindergarten - Year 10|
Less than 4k |
$3740 (kindergarten to year 6), $4860 (years 7 to 10). generous discounts (40 to 100 per cent) apply for additional siblings. fee subsidies are granted in cases of demonstrated need.
61 2 62******* 61 2 6294 2455
61 2 62******* 61 2 6294 2456
|Address||Woodcock Drive, Gordon 2906Postal address: PO Box 1067, Tuggeranong 2901|