About Us

Our Identity Statement

A faith community, learning together, spreading the Good News of Jesus through positive relationships, trust and love.

St Mary’s Primary School has served the communities of Echuca Moama in the education of students since 1887. Founded by the Brigidine Order and ministered to by the Augustinian Order for over 100 years, our school carries forward the spirit and vision of these men and women with the commitment and support of all within our school community.

As Parents:

Courage: to be an advocate and stand up for our children and all members of the St Mary’s Community

Respect: for all members of the St Mary’s community

Achieve: success by being partners in our child’s learning.

Serve: by being present  and active for others in our community.

Celebrate: all that we are and everything we could be.

Inclusive: accepting and welcoming for all in our community.

Democratic Principles

The Programs and teaching at St Mary’s Primary School supports and promotes the principles and practices of Australian democracy, including a commitment to:

  • elected government; and
  • the rule of law; and
  • equal right for all before the law; and
  • freedom of religion; and
  • freedom of speech and association; and
  • the values of openness and tolerance.