Moving from primary to secondary school can be a big step for students and their families. St Raphael's Catholic School offers a series evenets to help our new Year 7 students and their families get to know more about the next step in the educational journey.  Our 2025 Year 7 Transition Program is available here.

Year 7 Curriculum

 Year 7 students will enjoy an extensive curriculum including the following subjects:

  • Religious Education
  • English
  • Mathematics
  • Science
  • HSIE (History and Geography)
  • PDHPE/Sport
  • Visual Arts
  • Music
  • Technology Mandatory including:
    •  Digital Technologies, 
    • Agriculture, 
    • Food Technologies, 
    • Engineered Systems, 
    • Material Technology

Year 7 students will also be involved in the following educational and social/emotional learning programs:

  • Renaissance Reading Program
  • Year 7 Wellbeing Program
  • Peer Support Program
  • Our "7 Ex" program which aims to "Excel, Extend, Explore, Exchange, Excite, Expand, Extrapolate" students in a range of workshops.  

 Year 7 will also be able to be involved in the extensive range of co-curricular activities including:

  • School Band
  • School Choir
  • Individual Music lessons
  • Minecraft Mondays
  • Debating
  • Spelling Bee
  • Da Vinci Decathlon