Congewai Public School is a small primary school (K-6) located in a rural setting in the Cessnock network, consisting of 14 students. The school provides a unique learning environment for its students. Situated on several hectares of scenic bushland, the students are immersed in environmental learning activities, taking advantage of its tranquil bushland areas, kitchen garden, bush tucker foods and natural habitat. An integral part of school operations are partnerships with families and the community. The school part of early Action for Success initiative.