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Schools and education 



Established schools within the Alkimose Beach community


The best start in life. That’s what you want for your children. And that’s exactly what you’ll give them in your new Alkimos Beach home. Alkimos Beach Primary School welcomed its first cohort of students in February 2017, while the already opened St James’ Anglican School will ultimately cater for kindy to Year 12 in 2021. Your children will grow up with an excellent education and a true sense of community.


Alkimos Beach Primary School

A State school centrally located within the Alkimos Beach community, on the Leatherback Boulevard, Alkimos Beach Primary School caters for children from Kindergarten to Year 6 with highly developed engaging and dynamic learning programs. For any queries about the school or with enrolments, please contact (08) 9561 7200 or email [email protected]

St James’ Anglican School

St James’ Anglican School is a co-educational day school situated on 10 hectares of land on the corner of Marmion Avenue and Graceful Boulevard. The School currently caters for Kindergarten to Year 11, with Year 12 classes starting in 2021. St James’ Anglican School will offer all year levels from Kindergarten to Year 12. At full enrolment, the School will cater for approximately 1100 students. For more information, visit St James’ Anglican School website, or contact the school on (08) 6336 8330 or email [email protected]

Nearby Schools

Alkimos College

Only minutes from Alkimos Beach, Alkimos College opened in 2020, with their foundation Year 7 class, and welcomes an additional cohort each year until reaching full complement of Year 7-12 in 2025. Alkimos College provides local students with access to an exceptional secondary education in world-class learning facilities.

For more information, visit www.alkimoscollege.wa.edu.au, or contact the school on (08) 9561 7300 or email [email protected]

Butler Primary School is about four minutes' drive from Alkimos Beach and Brighton Catholic Primary School is about eight minutes away.

Butler College is the next nearest State Secondary School, and is about nine minutes drive. Irene McCormack Catholic School is seven minutes away. A Central Alkimos Secondary College, located on Marmion Avenue, just one kilometre away from Alkimos Beach has also been proposed by the state government.

Early Learning

The Alkimos Beach Early Learning Centre, located within The Gateway Shopping Precinct, is now open! The centre caters children from birth to five years. The outside school care service is also be available for both St James Anglican School and Alkimos Beach Primary school. If you have any questions please contact the friendly staff member via [email protected] or call 08 9509 7705

Tertiary or Higher Education

The nearest tertiary and higher education facilities to the community are:

Information on schools in the local area can be found at: