Our music teacher Mrs Tina McCormack coordinates a choir program for children in Years 4 to 6. There is a weekly rehearsal held during school time and the children perform at school celebrations, local aged care facilities, shopping centres and competitions.
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.
School Instrumental Music Program
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) – Saskia Vanderbyl – 0434 670 203
Piano – Alan and Lesley Jackson 3300 4336, Mariella Farrugia 3166 8353
Speech and Drama
Speech and drama lessons are offered during school time and are provided by Mrs Jill Chesher from Australian Speech and Drama Academy and are at an additional cost to parents.
After School Art Lessons
Mrs Terry Kinninmont provides after-school art lessons for children in Cowley at an additional cost to parents.