History

Queen of Peace Primary School is one of five catholic Schools within the Parish of Laverton.

 

The other schools are St Martin de Porres - Laverton, Lumen Christi - Point Cook, Stella Maris - Point Cook West and St Mary of The Cross - Point Cook Sth.

 

The school began in 1982 with an enrolment of 121 pupils, it was known as “Altona Bay Catholic School”.

 

In 1987 the RSB officially registered the school’s name as “Queen of Peace Parish Primary School”

 

Over the years, the school has had four major building developments to accommodate the growth in population.

 

The school’s student population peaked in 1999 with an enrolment of 654 pupils. It currently has a population of 512 pupils.

 

The first principal of the school was Mr. Alan Williams, who was followed by Mr. Basil Ryan. Mr Leon Colla was the school's third Principal from 2003 - mid 2013.  Miss Anne Price served as Acting Principal for the remainder of 2013.

 

Mr Anthony Drill began as Principal of Queen of Peace in 2014.

 

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