Content Begin

Our School

Vision & Philosophy

Welcome to Peter Carnley Anglican Community School

Peter Carnley Anglican Community School is a school of The Anglican Schools Commission (ASC). It opened in Term 1, 2007 on a greenfields site in The Village at Wellard within the City of Kwinana. The School caters for day students from Kindergarten through to Year 12. Peter Carnley Anglican Community School seeks to provide excellence in education, stressing high academic standards and the development of individual potential in a dynamic, caring and Christian environment.

Our Vision and Ethos

To learn more about the ethos Peter Carnley Anglican Community School, and its sister Schools within the Anglican Schools Commission, please take a moment to view the following video, produced to mark the ASC's 30th Anniversary this year.

Here at PCACS the following areas are emphasised

  • Academic Excellence.
  • An holistic education, with Gospel values as their foundation.
  • Individual care of students in a safe campus environment.
  • Excellence in teaching and learning.
  • Quality and relevant Christian Religious Studies and worship opportunities.
  • High behavioural standards and expectations.
  • High achievement in traditional academic subjects.
  • Relevant vocational educational offerings.
  • The development of high ethical standards and self-discipline.
  • The development of individual student potential.
  • The development of Christian character and leadership potential.

Peter Carnley Anglican Community School students are given an education to prepare them to become contributing and successful members of the community and potential future leaders of that community. The School aims to nurture each child so he or she is able to accept responsibility, demonstrate commitment and initiative, be self-disciplined whilst showing sensitivity to the needs of others.

The School aims to stimulate students' intellectual curiosity; increase the capacity to tackle and solve problems; think creatively and logically and have the ability to work with others.

Students receive a Christian education and are encouraged to use it as a basis for living. The School expects students to show the highest possible standards of courtesy, dress and behaviour.

PDF Anglican Schools Ethos Statement 


School Children 


 "In general staff here are very helpful, understanding, welcoming, nice, hardworking, enthusiastic and polite" (Year 10 students)