School Board

The School Board is an advisory board to the Parish Priest and Principal
The School Board is an advisory board to the Parish Priest and Principal. The Board meets twice in 1st and 4th Term and once in 2nd and 3rd Term.
The Board members for 2017 are: Father Michael Sierakowski, Michael Juliff (Co-ordinating Principal) Michael Hanney (Principal), Doug Monaghan(Chairperson), Matthew Houniet, Nick Ancora, Danny Maher, Edward Terkelsen, Rachel Mattthews, Erminia Foley, Dani Leversha and Cathy Knights.
The Board’s functions include:-
  • assisting in the formulation of the school policy in conjunction with the parish priest, school staff and parents
  • planning for the future and ensuring that the parish school/s can accommodate future school enrolments
  • assisting in the selection of a lay principal when such an appointment is being made and in accordance with diocesan guidelines
  • working in collaboration with the Parents & Friends Association ( with a representative from the P&FA on the Board
  • developing school/community relationships and encouraging home/school interaction
  • facilitating the welcoming of parents and children new to the school
  • developing strategies for the local promotion of Catholic education
  • making annual education reports to the community
  • supporting the provision of religious education for children not in Catholic schools
  • supporting (with the parish council) adult education in the faith
  • being accessible to all parish members.

About St Peter's

At St Peter's we aim to ensure that the love of God, love of self and love of learning is developed in all that we do. St Peter’s School offers a comprehensive curriculum based on the Victorian Curriculum with a Religious Education Program based on the 'To Know, Worship, and Love' texts used as part of the Religious Education Curriculum Frameworks.