Welcome to Mater Dei Catholic School, Ashgrove West



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Discover Mater Dei

For over 60 years, Mater Dei has offered exceptional Primary education for students in Prep to Year 6. Located in Brisbane’s inner suburb of Ashgrove, the school boasts a caring and inclusive community that partners with an engaged learning environment to lead students toward academic success. Students at Mater Dei experience a holistic education through a wide range of curricular and co-curricular activities. The balanced educational program is founded on Christian values and caters for each child’s academic, physical, social and emotional development. ​



ENROLLING NOWhttp://www.materdei.qld.edu.au/Enrolments/Pages/default.aspx, ENROLLING NOWENROLLING NOWWe are now taking Enrolments for Prep 2019 and 2020. Contact our office for enrollments in other year levels.
BOOK A PRINCIPAL'S TOURhttps://www.bcesites.com/schoolsEnquiryForms/enquiryForm.php?schoolId=122, BOOK A PRINCIPAL'S TOURBOOK A PRINCIPAL'S TOURJoin our principal on a private tour of Mater Dei. Touring our facilities and meeting our Staff and students.
WATCH US SHINEhttps://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KoBc8S1JSNk&feature=youtu.be, WATCH US SHINEWATCH US SHINEWatch our school shine by exploring what makes Mater Dei a warm, welcoming and inclusive environment.

 Upcoming Events



Australia Day Public Holidayhttp://www.materdei.qld.edu.au/Lists/Calendar/DispForm.aspx?ID=729Australia Day Public Holiday28/01/2019 12:00:00 AM
School Office is Closed due to Administration Dayhttp://www.materdei.qld.edu.au/Lists/Calendar/DispForm.aspx?ID=733School Office is Closed due to Administration Day29/01/2019 12:00:00 AM
First Day of Term 1, 2019http://www.materdei.qld.edu.au/Lists/Calendar/DispForm.aspx?ID=734First Day of Term 1, 201929/01/2019 10:30:00 PM
Prep Group 1 Staggered Starthttp://www.materdei.qld.edu.au/Lists/Calendar/DispForm.aspx?ID=735Prep Group 1 Staggered Start29/01/2019 10:30:00 PM
Prep Group 2 Staggered Starthttp://www.materdei.qld.edu.au/Lists/Calendar/DispForm.aspx?ID=736Prep Group 2 Staggered Start30/01/2019 10:30:00 PM

 Quick Links



https://public.bne.catholic.edu.au/enrolmentspublic?schoolId=122, Enrol Nowhttps://public.bne.catholic.edu.au/enrolmentspublic?schoolId=122, Enrol Nowhttps://public.bne.catholic.edu.au/enrolmentspublic?schoolId=122, Enrol Now
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https://extranet.bne.catholic.edu.au/parent/materdei, Parent Portalhttps://extranet.bne.catholic.edu.au/parent/materdei, Parent Portalhttps://extranet.bne.catholic.edu.au/parent/materdei, Parent Portal
https://www.bcesites.com/schoolsEnquiryForms/enquiryForm.php?schoolId=122, Make an Enquiryhttps://www.bcesites.com/schoolsEnquiryForms/enquiryForm.php?schoolId=122, Make an Enquiryhttps://www.bcesites.com/schoolsEnquiryForms/enquiryForm.php?schoolId=122, Make an Enquiry
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What's on at Mater Dei



Music In The Moonlight 2018http://www.materdei.qld.edu.au/NewsandEvents/Pages/Music-In-The-Moonlight-2019-'The-Greatest-Show'.aspxMusic In The Moonlight 2018<p>​​​​​​​​Here comes 'The Greatest Show'.  Come and help celebrate ​Mater Dei community's major fundraising event of the year!<br></p><p>For the past 18 years the Mater Dei P&F Association has proudly hosted its iconic community 'Music in the Moonlight' also fondly known as MIM.  This year's event is going to be another fantastic night of elegance, dining and dancing under the stars.</p><p>This year's theme is 'The Greatest Show' inspired by the movie and the carnival genre.  Think big top circus, bold colour, stripes and stars!  Our MIM Committee are busy planning an epic night you won't want to miss.</p><p>Tickets are available on the Music In The Moonlight website, just click <a href="http://musicinthemoonlight.com.au/">here </a>.<br></p><p>SAVE THE DATE SATURDAY OCTOBER 13, 2018.</p><p>We look forward to seeing you there!<br></p><p><img alt="MIM_for_website.png" src="/NewsandEvents/SiteAssets/Pages/Music-In-The-Moonlight-2019-%27The-Greatest-Show%27/MIM_for_website.png" style="margin:5px;" /><br> </p>
Book a Principal's Tourhttp://www.materdei.qld.edu.au/NewsandEvents/Pages/Prep-2018-Enrolments.aspxBook a Principal's Tour<h1>​​​​Discover Mater Dei ​<br></h1><h2>​​For over 60 years Mater Dei has educated generations of children from our local Ashgrove and The Gap community and beyond.<br></h2><p><img src="/NewsandEvents/PublishingImages/Donna%20%26%20Holly%20website.png" alt="" style="margin:5px;" />​​​​<br></p><p>​​​​​​​​​​​​​​Mater Dei focuses on assisting students to reach their full academic potential, develop their Christian faith and acquire social confidence and responsibility.  In our school, families become a part of the community which seeks a holistic education​ within a Catholic tradition. <br></p><p style="text-align:center;"><a href="https://www.bcesites.com/schoolsEnquiryForms/enquiryForm.php?schoolId=122"><img src="/NewsandEvents/SiteAssets/Pages/Prep-2018-Enrolments/Book-Tour-Button.jpg" alt="Book-Tour-Button.jpg" style="margin:5px;width:150px;" /></a><br></p><p class="ms-rteElement-P">I  invite you to visit our school at your convenience and are happy to accept your enrolment at any time of the year. An online enrolment application can be completed by clicking on the enrolments tab at the top of this page.<br></p><p class="ms-rteElement-P">Mater Dei is committed to educating its students for the future. Its innovative curriculum is designed to assist students to become lifelong learners with a firm grasp of basic numeracy and literacy skills. The school strives to develop in students the skills, attitudes and values that will enable them to reach their full potential as successful and responsible citizens.<br></p> <p class="ms-rteElement-P"><span>Mater Dei Catholic Primary School offers you and your child an education with a difference, from Prep through to Year 6.  At Mater Dei, we select highly qualified teaching staff, enabling us to have teachers suited not only to the students’ needs but also to the needs of the community.</span><span> </span></p> <p class="ms-rteElement-P"><span>The school motto, 'Care and Concern for Others' summarises the purpose and spirit of our school. We welcome you to Mater Dei to learn of the love of Jesus for us, to know and love him more, and to learn how to live in a Christ-like way. The core values of the school encourage respectful relationships, co-operation, acceptance, compassion, justice and forgiveness for all.  </span></p><p class="ms-rteElement-P">I invite you to tour our school and discover Mater Dei.<br></p><p class="ms-rteElement-P"><img src="/NewsandEvents/SiteAssets/Pages/Prep-2018-Enrolments/Donna%20signature%20for%20website.jpg" alt="Donna signature for website.jpg" style="margin:5px;width:150px;height:58px;" /> </p><p class="ms-rteElement-P">Donna Jones, Principal<br><br></p> <p class="ms-rteElement-P"> ​​<br><br></p> <p>​ </p>