16 Dec St Francis Xavier Catholic Primary School
St Francis Xavier Catholic Primary School is situated in the western suburbs of Mackay, a city of approximately 100 000 people. Established in 1935 by the Sisters of Mercy, St Francis Xavier is one of seven Catholic Primary Schools serving the growing coastal city of Mackay.
With a current enrolment of 475 students, St Francis Xavier is a three stream school for Prep to Year Five and two stream school for Year Six. The majority of Year Six students continue their secondary education at Mercy College or Holy Spirit College, whilst a small percentage attends other schools.