School History

  • 1940 (19 May)– St Lawrence’s Bluff point was blessed and opened by the Bishop James O’Collins, Bishop of Geraldton
  • 1940 (20 May) – Presentation Sisters started the school with 30 children
  • 1966 – Sisters of Nazareth took over the teaching duties with 108 enrolments
  • 1976 – Enrolments 264
  • 1984 – Enrolments 320
  • 1990 – Jubilee celebrations – 50 years
  • 1996 – Kindy renamed Larmenier after the foundress of Sisters of Nazareth, Victoire Larmenier
  • 2008 – Sr Marie Arts Centre opened
  • 2010 – First lay principal appointed
  • 2012 – First kindy intake as a triple stream
  • 2014 – Sr Monica passed away. She was the last teaching Sister of Nazareth in WA
  • 2015 – 75th anniversary celebration
  • 2017 – Enrolments 555
  • 2019 - Full transition into a triple stream school
  • 2020 - 80 Year celebrations
  • 2021 - Larmenier 3 full days

Past Principals

Presentation Sisters
1955 – Sr Benedict
1977 – Sr Matthias
1940 – Sr Bonaventure
1958 – Sr Evangelist
1980 – Sr Antoinette
1941 – Sr Immaculate
1959 – Sr Carmel
1984 – Sr Mary Anne
1942 – Sr Dolores
1960 – Sr Benedict
1991 – Sr Marie
1943 – Sr Baptist
1962 – Sr Canice
Lay Principals
1948 – Sr Immaculate
Sisters of Nazareth
2010 – Michael Friday
1951 – Sr Paschal
1966 – Sr Veronica
2015 – Kim Baker/Peter Boyle
1953 – Sr Baptist
1971 – Sr Felix
2016 – Therese Asplin
1954 – Sr Evangelist
1975 – Sr Mary Anne
2019 – David Tunchon