Principals Message

Welcome to Holy Spirit Catholic Primary School, Nicholls.

Holy Spirit’s enthusiastic and dedicated staff offer innovative, engaging and high quality learning programs which cater for the diverse needs and interests of our students. Working within contemporary frameworks for teaching and learning, children at Holy Spirit Primary School have opportunities to develop collaborative skills, critical thinking, communication and creativity. Technology is an integrated component of all classes and includes a BYO iPad program in Years 5 and 6. At Holy Spirit Primary School, students are challenged and supported in all areas of the curriculum so that they can develop the knowledge, skills and understandings required to become active, lifelong learners who can contribute, live and succeed in society.

Holy Spirit is an inclusive school that prides itself on:

  • embracing and living the Catholic faith;
  • an outstanding Values Education Program
  • a rich and varied curriculum;
  • a strong focus on Numeracy and Literacy;
  • the availability of a wide range of technologies;
  • a caring, supportive and vibrant community; and
  • strong, quality partnerships between families, school staff, our parish and the community.

At Holy Spirit Primary School, we work collaboratively to support the education and development of happy, self-confident and inquisitive students, who are ready to embrace and celebrate faith, learning and life beyond their primary school years. The school caters for the pastoral care and inclusion needs of all students.

A wide range of services are available to assist all students and their families, including a Defence School Transition Aide (DSTA), Student Welfare Officer and a School Counsellor. Our students are also given many opportunities to be involved in extracurricular activities including a variety of clubs, sport, individual music tuition, choir and Mini Vinnies. Students participate in Chinese, Arts and STEM classes with specialist teachers.

Holy Spirit is a vibrant faith and learning community that welcomes and supports students and their families.

If you require any further information or you would like to make an appointment to meet with me, please contact the school on (02) 6241 8640 or 

Brad Gaynor