St Michael’s Primary School, Nelson Bay is a systemic school within the Diocese of Maitland-Newcastle that caters for students from Kindergarten to Year 6 and offers high-quality education supported by excellent facilities and 21st century technology. Located in a beautiful bushland setting, St Michael's provides a quality learning experience in an inclusive and innovative environment that nurtures and challenges students to reach their full academic potential.
'The Catholic Diocese of Maitland-Newcastle has an abiding commitment to promote the safety, welfare and wellbeing of children and vulnerable adults - perticularly those who participate in the life of the Diocese. All employees are required to undergo a National Police Check and, where legislated, hold a Working With Children Check. Diocesan workers are expected tp personally adopt and enact the Diocesan Safeguarding Commitment Statement.'