St Lucy's School

St Lucy's School for Children with Disabilities

St Lucy’s caters to primary-aged children from all religious backgrounds. We have an enrolment of approximately 140 students with our main campus in Wahroonga, Sydney and satellite classes on the Northern Beaches. At St Lucy’s, we view each child individually in order to unlock their unique potential and to encourage them to become independent. We provide a holistic education, offering outstanding academic programs taught by special educators. Access to the programs is supported through the involvement of the Therapy Team. It is part of our mission to raise awareness of issues pertaining to disability in the wider community.


St Lucy's is financed in large part by State and Federal funding but has a large shortfall.  The future of State and Federal funding at this time is uncertain.  It costs approximately $45,000 per year to provide an education to a child at St Lucy's.  The school recognises that the families of these children have increased financial pressure to provide therapies, equipment and medical care their children require. For this reason the school fees are kept artificially low. 
The children at St Lucy's travel a long distance each day to get to school because it is the only one of its kind.  St Lucy's Students aim to thrive not just survive.

You can help us provide the education and support these children need.

  • $75 pays for one therapy session or assessment
  • $150 buys a set of Mini Lit reading program workbooks
  • $250 provides a creative arts scholarship for a semester
  • $539 buys an ipad enabling a non-verbal child to communicate
  • $4300 covers the short fall for one student
  • $6000 pays the school fees and uniform cost for a family who cannot afford them
  • $100,000 funds a speech or occupational therapist to provide extra support to the children who need it most

Join us at www.stlucys.nsw.edu.au to learn more about what we do and how your gift will benefit the children

Help St Lucy's School to reach their goal

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$38526

Contact Details

21 Cleveland St
WAHROONGA NSW, 2076

Are donations tax deductible?

Yes

Will I receive a receipt for my donation?

Yes, as soon as your donation is processed.