A Brief History:

  • - 1853 The first Catholic primary school was opened in Kyneton by Fr.Stack with 59 pupils.
  • - 1889 The Sisters of Mercy opened St Joseph's school with 65 pupils on the corner of Wedge and Yaldwin Sts.
  • - 1918 A new school building was built in Hutton St for St Joseph's.
  • - 1933 St Teresa's school, Jennings St was opened by the Sisters.
  • - 1968 Marist Brothers leave St Mary's school, Hutton St. The Apostolic Order of Carmel, the Indian Sisters came to St Teresa's to teach prep-2 and    the Mercy Sisters teach 3-6 at St. Mary's.
  • - 1979 Decision made tobuild new school.
  • - 1980 Building commences.
  • - 1981 August 16, the new school is opened.
  • - 2010 Outdoor passive play area built & main school building and offices refurbished.
  • - 2011 Multi-Purpose hall completed.
  • - 2014 New senior building completed.
  • - 2015 New junior playground installed.
  • - 2016 Major landscaping work completed.
  • - 2016 Shade covers over both playgrounds installed.
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