Purpose Built Learning Spaces

Penola Catholic College offers the very latest resources and modern learning facilities to meet the needs of today's students


At Penola we continue to transform our learning spaces so they reflect new ways of teaching and learning that engage students and enable them to develop employability skills that will equip them well for future careers in a modern world. Penola provides students with the perfect spaces for all their learning needs and has a number of specially designed areas that serve specific educational needs. These include:


Performance space

Penola Catholic College Performance Centre
A multi-purpose centre with performance space that are light filled and promote contemporary learning practices

Mary Mackillop Learning Centre

Penola Catholic College Learning Centre
Used for parent information sessions and student learning


P-TECH and iSTEM Design and Learning Centre

Penola Catholic College P-TECH
An agile learning space with a variety of engaging resources such as Robotics, lego, 3-D printers and many more to promote high quality learning with our partners PwC and Telstra

Junior and Senior Inquiry Hubs

Penola Catholic College Inquiry Hubs
Flexible learning spaces support tailored delivery of learning for larger groups of 7-10 students to engage in Project-Based Learning or small groups and one on one deeper learning with senior students


Timber workshop

Penola Catholic College Timber Workshops
A well-equipped Technology and Applied Studies (TAS)

A commercial kitchen

Penola Catholic College Industrial Kitchens
For Food Technology and hospitality classes


Apple TVs

Penola Catholic College Apple TVs
For interactive student and teacher to demonstrate and share learning across the college learning spaces

Contemporary Science laboratories

Penola Catholic College Science Labs
Fit for purpose modern laboratories with dedicated tutorial and experiments zones


Innovative music rooms

Penola Catholic College Music Rooms

Ample sporting ovals and playing fields

Penola Catholic College Ample Fields