Extra-Curricular Activities


Our music teacher Tina McCormack coordinates a choir program for children in Years 2 - 6. There is a weekly rehearsal held during lunch time. The choir perform at school functions, Grandparents Day, local nursing homes, lunch time concerts, Prep Orientation, Gala Night, our Fete and Multicultural Day.


In conjunction with The Gap Health and Racquet Club, children at St Peter Chanel are able to engage in before and after school lessons (the cost of which are in addition to school fees) and participate in outside school hours competitions.


A Chess Club has been established at St Peter Chanel and on Wednesday mornings children are invited to participate in chess lessons run by a private provider at an additional cost to parents. Children enter local chess championships and competitions.

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Children at St Peter Chanel School have the opportunity to participate in instrumental music lessons conducted for the school by specialist tutors which are at an additional cost to parents. These extra-curricular opportunities are provided in the main during the school day. Parents wishing to enrol their child in any of the following should contact the service providers directly.
Concert Band (flute, clarinet, bass clarinet, alto and tenor saxophone, trumpet, trombone, euphonium and percussion) – Neil Wickham – 3300 1202 
Piano – Mariella Farrugia - 0409 204 128

Speech and Drama

Speech and drama lessons are offered during school time and are provided by Mrs Jill Chesher from the Australian Speech and Drama Academy and are at an additional cost to parents.

After School Art Lessons

Ms Natarscha Hunnam provides after-school art lessons for children in Cowley at an additional cost to parents.​​​​​​​​ Natarscha can be contacted by phone on 0478 956 654 or via email at Nh_arttherapy@hotmail.com.