Facilities

Map of Swan Christian College Facilities

Maali Mia Performing Arts Centre

Maali Mia is an aboriginal name in the local Nyungar language meaning ‘meeting place of the black swan’.

Performing Arts Centre

The Performing Arts Centre includes a state-of-the-art theatre that seats 375 and is used for productions, music and drama performances and meetings. The Centre also includes specialist music classrooms and practice rooms, and dedicated dance and drama rooms.

Library

Our modern library is housed in the Maali Mia Centre and provides comfortable reading areas, warm natural light, spacious rooms and a relaxing atmosphere. Students can choose to study, watch educational video series, work with classmates on computer projects with Photoshop, edit media files to create a movie on Movie Maker or research a piece of music on Sibelius. The Library is also home to lively chess competitions and class debating sessions.

Media Labs

The College has three Mac labs in the Senior School including the specialist Media Lab in the Maali Mia Centre. This houses a green screen for filming and a sound booth for audio editing. The latest software available to Hollywood is used here for editing student movies and documentaries.

Swan Trade and Traning Centre

The STTC was made possible by a $5.4 million capital works grant from the Federal Government. The Centre comprises a dedicated trade training facility with 800m2 trade workshop, complete with three ICT equipped training rooms, overhead gantry crane, 5 welding bays and the latest industry equipment. The grant also allowed the construction of a purpose built commercial training kitchen and 150-seat restaurant that will open to the public in the future.

Hospitality Kitchen

The commercial training kitchen is part of the Swan Trade Training Centre and boasts modern industry grade equipment where Senior School students complete their Certificate II in Hospitality. The students gain industry experience by cooking for functions and events that are held at the College.

The Swan Centre (Gymnasium)

The multi-million-dollar Swan Convention and Sports Centre is ideal for sporting, academic or community events. The complex features a range of impressive facilities, including double basketball courts, conference suite, weights area and gym, indoor climbing wall, dance floor, boardroom and cafe.

The Swan Café

The Café is situated in the Swan Centre and serves a delicious buffet style morning tea and lunch to the Middle and Senior School students every day. Café staff are industry qualified and service time gives the opportunity for our hospitality students to experience working in a real kitchen and café.

Senior School Campus

The Senior School campus includes multi-purpose classrooms, an amphitheatre, two large ovals, outdoor basketball courts, Science Labs, fully equipped Design and Technology workshops, Administration and Student Services areas.

Junior School Campus

The footprint of the Junior School is spacious and includes an Early Learning Centre with four classrooms and three outdoor play areas. In the Upper Primary area there are 17 classrooms and a Student Support classroom, specialist Music and Art rooms, two separate play areas, basketball courts and a large oval, an undercover area, Student Services and a Canteen.

Junior School Library

Junior School students are encouraged to become capable users of technology and information using the many resources available to them in the Junior School Library. There are areas for reading, enjoyment and research. Students also make use of the library in the Maali Mia Centre for classwork.