St. Francis Xavier's College is a comprehensive, co-educational senior high school serving the people of greater Newcastle. The motto 'Christ My Light' animates the life of the College.We are committed to providing a curriculum that caters for the diversity of student needs, one that is Catholic and imbued with gospel values. Such a curriculum is holistic (mind, body, spirit), challenging, appropriate and is concerned with excellence and a keen sense of personal and social responsibility.

As part of the Catholic School System we receive our mandate from the Bishop of Maitland-Newcastle and within that the College is administered according to Diocesan Education Policy and shaped by the Marist Tradition of Education.

Important Dates for your Diary


Friday 12 Dec - Last day of classes

Monday 15th Dec - Staff Professional Development Week

Wednesday 17th Dec - HSC Results avaiable

Friday 19th Dec - Last day of Term 4

Monday 19th Jan - Reception & Finance Office open
Monday 26th Jan - Australian Day Public Holiday
Tuesday 27th Jan - Staff ONLY
Wednesday 28th Jan - Year 11 Students ONLY
Thursday 29th Jan - Year 11 Students ONLY
Fiday 30th Jan - Year 12 Commence ( All students at school )

Term Dates 2015

  Commence Date Finish Date
Term 1 Wednesday 28th January Thursday  2nd April
Term 2 Monday 20th April Friday 26th June
Term 3 Monday 13th July Friday 18th September
Term 4 Tuesday 6th October Friday 18 December


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