Shek Lei St. John’s Catholic Primary School is a government-aided whole day co-ed school, sponsored by the Catholic Diocese of Hong Kong. It was founded in 1970 and was formerly named as Shek Lei Catholic Primary School (Afternoon Session). Since November 2009, it has been moved to the campus at Tai Pak Tin Street, maintaining all round education for children of the same district. The School adheres to the 5 core values of Catholic Education “Life, Truth, Love, Justice and Family”, carrying forward the spirit of Christ and taking an example of St. John’s the Apostle “Love to Love, Love One Another”, in order to provide a loving and caring campus for children to learn and grow healthily. With the school motto "Diligence, Courage, Simplicity and Sincerity " set as a pillar, it is a place to shape students to be good persons in glorifying the Lord and achieving the ultimate goal of lifelong learning so that students can make contributions to their family, society and to the nation in the future.