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Important Dates

Semester 2 Begins

Monday 24 June 2024

Vinnies College Sleepout

Wednesday 26 June 2024

Term 2 Reception Orientation Visit 5

Friday 28 June 2024

Term 3 Reception Orientation Visit 6

Friday 5 July 2024

Last Day of Term 2, 3:10pm dismissal

Friday 5 July 2024

Term 2 School Holidays, 8-19 July

Monday 8 July 2024

College Office Closed, 8-12 July

Monday 8 July 2024

Student Free Day

Monday 22 July 2024

First Day of Term 3

Tuesday 23 July 2024

7-12 Awards Assembly

Thursday 1 August 2024

R-6 Awards and Hearts Presentation Assembly

Thursday 1 August 2024

Year 4 Camp, 14-16 August

Wednesday 14 August 2024

Upcoming Events

College Tour

Date: Saturday 29 June
Time: 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Venue: St Francis de Sales College - Mount Barker

Visit Book a College Tour to register for a tour.

Parent Community Group Meeting

Date: Tuesday 2 July
Time: 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Venue: Meya Watta Building - St Francis de Sales College - Mount Barker

Second Hand Uniform Sale

Date: Wednesday 3 July
Time: 2:30pm - 4:30pm
Venue: Function Room - St Francis de Sales College Community Sports Centre - Mount Barker

We are happy to take good condition current uniform items to sell on consignment (with the exception of any formal items under size 12) or they can be donated to the College.

Items that are to be sold on consignment need to be labelled (each item) with surname/email address/what the item is including size e.g. Smith,, Boys L/Sleeve Shirt, Size 12.

All items to sell in the sale are to be dropped off at the College Administration Office by 4:30pm, Friday 28 June.

For all enquiries email

College Tour

Date: Thursday 1 August
Time: 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Venue: St Francis de Sales College - Mount Barker

Visit Book a College Tour to register for a tour.

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Term Dates 2024

Term 1 - Monday 29 January - Friday 12 April
Term 2 - Tuesday 30 April - Friday 5 July
Term 3 - Tuesday 23 July - Friday 27 September
Term 4 - Monday 14 October - Tuesday 10 December

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Future Enrolments

A friendly reminder to current families who have children that are commencing at St Francis de Sales in future years and are yet to submit an enrolment form please do so as soon as it is convenient.

Enrolment forms can be collected from our Administration Office or to download a digital copy please visit the Enrolments page on our website.

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Our 2024 Heart Value is...


“How much better to gain wisdom than gold; to gain insight rather than silver.” (Proverbs 16:16)

Project Compassion Appeal

The theme for this years Appeal is For all Future Generations. The Appeal officially began at the College on Ash Wednesday, 14 February.

Uniform Shop

Hills Schoolwear are our new uniform supplier. They are based in the Mount Barker Homemaker Centre, and part of the Worklocker family.

Items can be purchased direct from their store during the below opening hours:
Monday to Friday, 9am to 5pm
Saturday, 9am to 12noon

Online ordering will be available in the coming months with a link to be made accessible via our website.

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Camp Australia is proud to partner with St Francis de Sales College, providing your children with a safe environment in which they can explore and play.

To find out more about the service click on the below Read More link or call Camp Australia on 1300 105 343 or email

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Community Notices

Become a Knight

The Knights of the Southern Cross are seeking new members. Membership is open to all men 18 years or older.

As a service organisation, Knights assist our local community and those in need.

If you are interested in becoming a Knight of the Southern Cross (a fraternal Brotherhood recognised by the Vatican), find out more at a meeting that is held the second Wednesday of each month, 7pm-9pm.

For more information call Mike on 0414 572 840 or view We hope to see you at our next meeting.

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