About Us

St Nicholas of Myra Primary is a warm and welcoming Catholic school community intent on caring for those most in need.

With our strong focus on seeking truth through learning, St Nicholas of Myra students are engaged and excited learners who are challenged think critically. Our students are encouraged in their faith and are given many opportunities to get involved in a wide range of sporting and creative activities designed to develop each student holistically.

We hope you will explore our website further and find out for yourself what make St Nicholas of Myra Primary a great school for your child.




Principal's Message

A welcome message from St Nicholas of Myra Primary Penrith Principal, Anita Knezevic.


Vision & Mission

Our vision and mission as a Catholic primary school in the Penrith community, is to provide a learning environment where all members feel welcomed, cared for and supported.


Our Story

The Parish of St Nicholas of Myra is one of the oldest in the Sydney area. The school and parish are situated in the heart of the business centre of Penrith.


What We Offer

St Nicholas of Myra is a Catholic coeducational K-6 school that opened in 1852. We are a Christ-centred Catholic faith and learning community who live by the Gospel values of faith, hope and love, as shown by our Patron Saint. As a school community, we firmly believe integrity is essential in living the values of being a safe and welcoming community of students who are compassionate, respectful, just and fair, responsible, and cooperative.


Policies & Procedures

St Nicholas of Myra Penrith has a number of policies and procedures that govern various aspects of our School life. Learn how we operate.


Annual Report

Have a look at our Catholic primary job opportunities. At St Nicholas of Myra Penrith, our purpose is to transform the lives of every student, every day.