Providing a range of co-curricular opportunities is important to us because we value each child’s individual skills and interests, and we want to give every opportunity for students to grow and further their potential.

St Francis of Assisi Catholic Primary School Paddington Sport


Our specialist physical education teacher coordinates participation in a range of school-based and inter-school activities, access to specialist providers and representative pathways in the Sydney Catholic Schools Archdiocesan Primary School Sport.

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We engage a variety of external specialists to run our school-based music program. In addition, students have access to participation in extra-curricular groups who also perform at school events. 

St Francis of Assisi Paddington co-curricular drama

Performing Arts

Students have access to the Catholic Schools Performing Arts (CaSPA) program and the opportunity to perform in the annual school talent quest.

St Francis of Assisi Paddington co-curricular visual arts

Visual Arts

We have a specialist Visual Arts teacher who encourages student creativity and runs a lunchtime art club. 

St Francis of Assisi Paddington Choir


The choir performs at various school assemblies, Liturgical celebrations and community events.

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In addition to our in-school offerings a number of organisations provide the opportunity for students to engage in the following extra-curricular offerings:

    • Chess Club
    • Drama Club
    • Art Classes 
    • KidFit Exercise
    • Guitar Group
    • Private Music Tuition