Terrence - Christian Community School Coffs Harbour

A safe, supportive and caring environment, nurturing physical, social and spiritual growth.

Coffs Harbour Christian Community Junior School caters for students in Kindergarten through to Year 5.

Centrally located in the CBD, the Curacoa Street Campus is situated adjacent to a strip of flourishing natural bushland and in close proximity to community venues.

It provides a safe, supportive and caring environment that fosters the pursuit of academic excellence, nurturing physical, social and spiritual growth and development and acknowledging that each student is an individual, with distinct God-given gifts and abilities. Teaching and learning approaches are based on a biblically-based Christian worldview that recognises that the Bible is God’s word and that it applies to the lives of all mankind. The current enrolment is approximately 350 students. The Junior School, set amongst award winning flourishing gardens, is a well-appointed, well-resourced, innovative educational centre.

Mr Terrence Yardley (Head of Junior School)


The Junior School has comfortable and well-equipped classrooms that support and implement rapid developments in technology including electronic whiteboards and computers.

It also has:

  • a well-equipped, modern canteen
  • a generously resourced, specialised junior library supporting innovative reading and writing programs
  • a specialist reading resort
  • a spacious undercover basketball court and outdoor play area, equipped with an extensive range of stimulating play equipment
  • covered outdoor learning areas
  • climbing and sand play areas
  • gardening spaces and a permaculture vegetable garden
  • grassed amphitheatre
junior school learning discover centre coffs harbour
junior school learning discover centre coffs harbour

Opportunities are provided for all students to engage in meaningful, innovative learning activities through active participation, exploration, and the development of a sense of belonging and mutual respect.