Emmaus Catholic College
87-109 Bakers Lane
Kemps Creek NSW2178
Tel: 02 9670 4588
Email: emmaus@parra. catholic.edu.au
Website: www.emmauskempscreek. catholic.edu.au
Religious Affiliation: Catholic
Learning Extension: Yes
International Students: Yes
Emmaus Catholic College
Emmaus Catholic College at Kemps Creek is a co-educational -12 secondary school committed to providing a learning community in which students supported by their families staff and parish have the opportunity to develop spiritually academically and socially. Students prosper in a community founded on inclusiveness. Everyone is welcome at Emmaus. We believe all students can learn and succeed; that quality relationships are fundamental to learning; and students are motivated by high expectations combined with structured guidance and encouragement.
An Emmaus Education
Every aspect of the College meets the needs of students giving them the best preparation for modern life in the 21st Century. We are committed to providing unique and enriching learning experiences for all students. Students and Parents at Emmaus experience: • a College with strong traditional values and high expectations of all its students• a place where prayer and sacrament are valued and nourished• a place where life-enhancing relationships are characterised by respect and authenticity• a learning environment of challenge discovery and innovation where each student is expected to personally excel• an exciting transition Year in Year 7• a broad choice of courses in Years 9 – 12• advanced technology enriching the learning environment with extensive vocational courses and university and TAFE linked courses in Years 10 - 12• a wide variety of sports played at a representative level and cultural opportunities including VisualArts digital Photography dance drama rock Eisteddfod mock Trial and Music recitals• a highly qualified and committed teaching staff• a community where personal responsibility and justice are valued and expected• a peaceful and beautiful rural environment
Emmaus is set on an expansive site of more than 16 hectares surrounded by native bushland. An extensive network of school buses provides fast and reliable transport to the College’s peaceful location free from distractions and traffic. The school library and staff resources are centralised with each building focusing on a specific learning area allowing for close interaction and integration across the curriculum. College facilities include: • multi-purpose centre with performance space• spacious hall for whole school gatherings• innovative music rooms• well-resourced learning centre• commercial kitchen• contemporary computer and science labs• well-equipped Technology and Applied Studies (TAS) workshops• ample sporting ovals and playing fields.