Our Lady of Mt Carmel has many facilities to encourage active play and learning.
Our Lady of Mt Carmel Catholic Primary School Waterloo Gardens

Gardens

The large outdoor area has a separate area where the students and staff maintain a bush tucker garden and grow a range of vegetables. 

Our Lady of Mt Carmel Catholic Primary School Waterloo Homework Club

Homework Club

The school has a Homework Club each day from 3:00–6:00pm. The staff including a teacher, supervise and support with homework along with fitness and other creative activities including music, cooking and art. The children are given the opportunity to have free choice and rest after homework. Afternoon tea is provided.

Our Lady of Mt Carmel Catholic Primary School Waterloo Breakfast club

Breakfast Club

The school offers a breakfast club that is operated by staff. South Cares works closely with the school assisting with the breakfast club and also provides a sport program. The parent/carer community is invited to engage with the program which models good nutrition and healthy choices. Students are encouraged to serve and clean up under the guidance of the teachers and community helpers.

Our Lady of Mt Carmel Catholic Primary School Waterloo Classrooms

Classrooms

Our fully air conditioned learning spaces provide students at Our Lady of Mt Carmel with comfortable areas with access to digital technology to support rich challenging, collaborative and innovative learning experiences.

Our Lady of Mt Carmel Catholic Primary School Waterloo Library

Library

Students and staff at Our Lady of Mt Carmel have access to a well-resourced and equipped library. We are committed to providing students with the tools, resources and facilities needed to maximise their learning, creativity and co-curricular opportunities. The library provides a flexible learning space which is utilised by all students.

Our Lady of Mt Carmel Catholic Primary School Waterloo Hall

School Hall

We have a large school hall which is used for a variety of purposes including Homework Club, Breakfast Club, school music program, sport and whole school events. The kitchen facilities allow for catering of community events. 

Our Lady of Mt Carmel Catholic Primary School Waterloo Facility

Technology

Each child is provided with a device for use at school to enhance their learning with an emphasis of creative and analytical thinking. Personal devices include Chromebooks, Apple iPads and laptops. The students also have access to Drones, Bee-Bots, Spheres and  COZMO Robots. Technology is part of the Science and Technology Syllabus and is embedded across all areas of the curriculum.

Our Lady of Mt Carmel Catholic Primary School Waterloo Facility Playground

Playgrounds

The spacious playgrounds include a basketball court, eight handball courts and a grassed area for running around. Junior students have their own space with access to climbing equipment and Lego tables.