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Catholic Education Early Learning Centres provide preschool education for children who turn 4 years of age by 30th April of the year of enrolment.  For the families in the Weston Creek and Molonglo area which incorporates the Catholic Parish of St John Vianney's and St Jude’s the Early Learning Centre (ELC) is located at St Jude's in Holder.

The Catholic Education of the Archdiocese of Canberra and Goulburn oversee the centre and the Director is supported by the Principals of the two parish schools in Weston Creek - Mr Peter Rodda - St John Vianney's Primary School, Waramanga and Mr Cameron Reed St Judes Primary School, Holder.

Detailed information can be found in the ELC Information Book 2023.pdf

ELC Vision 

We create an innovative and collaborative community where all children are encouraged to grow to their full potential. We offer a quality education in a nurturing and supportive environment, where truth and love are valued.

St Jude's Early Learning Centre has three preschool classes which run from 9am-3pm.

Full time class (Turtles)
Monday to Friday

Part time class, start of week (Stingrays)
Tuesdays, and
Alternate Wednesdays (Term 1 - weeks 1, 3, 5, 7, 9 and 11) Term 2,3 and 4 - weeks 2,4,6,8 and 10)

Part time class, end of week (Lobsters)
Alternate Wednesdays (Term 1 - weeks 2, 4, 6, 8 and 10) Term 2,3 and 4 - weeks 1,3,5,7 and 9)
Thursdays and Fridays

ELC 2024 Fee Structure

Preschool                             9am - 3pm               $103 per day

Preschool Plus                      8am - 5:30pm          $145 per day

Casual Holiday Booking         8am - 5:30pm          $150 per day

Late Fee                              Per 15 mins              $20

Recources                          Per term                    $85

Contact Details 

St Jude's Early Learning Centre

Preschool Office Hours: 8:30am-3:30pm

49 Mulley Street, Holder  ACT  2611

Ph:  02 6287 5520

Email: elc.stjudes@cg.catholic.edu.au