Facilities: Specialist rooms, gymnasiums, theatre complex, computer laboratories, modern library and resource centre, state-of-the-art science facilities and a Senior Years Centre. Two modern learning centres for Years 7 and 8 and a new primary multi-purpose centre have been opened in recent years.
Curriculum: A strong emphasis is placed on the development of literacy and numeracy skills throughout the college. A full range of academic, practical and creative arts subjects is available. There are also extension and enhancement programs, literacy and numeracy support programs, reading recovery, special English and ESL. Of special interest are language and music programs that operate at both primary and secondary levels. VET and VCAL courses are available at senior levels.
Sport: Swimming, athletics, cross-country and a range of summer and winter sports across all age groups. Recreational studies are also available.
Extra-curricular activities: Debating, magazine publications, Student Representative Council, college council and sub-committees, various interest clubs, annual musical and drama productions. Instrumental music in a wide range of instruments is offered for both primary and secondary students. International enrolments are welcomed at both primary and secondary levels.
Student welfare programs: Carwatha College P-12 is committed to providing a safe and positive learning environment and is well known for its comprehensive approach to student wellbeing. The college places great emphasis on pastoral care and seeks to foster and develop each student’s personal and social skills and resiliency.