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Founded in 1856, St Catherine's School, east of Sydney, in the village of Waverley, is the oldest Anglican girls' school in Australia for ages 5-18 teaching the NSW/HSC curriculum.

  • St. Catherine's School (Sydney)
    26 Albion Street
    Waverley
    AUSTRALIA
    2024
  • Mailing address:
    St. Catherine's School (Sydney)
    26 Albion Street
    Waverley
    NSW
    AUSTRALIA
    2024
  • T 61 2 +61 (0) 2 8305 6200
  • E [email protected]
  • W www.stcatherines.nsw.edu.au
  • Lower School Ages: 5-12
  • Lower School Sexes: Girls
  • Lower School Numbers: 400 girls
  • Senior School Ages: 13-18
  • Senior School Sexes: Girls
  • Senior School Numbers: 600 girls
  • Teaching Language: English
  • SEN: SEN considered case by case
  • Boarding: Available
  • Uniform: Yes
  • School Year: Late January to early December Four terms with three mid-year breaks 10-14 days long in April, July and September
  • School Hours: 8.00am - 3.00pm (before and after school care available)
  • Fee Currency: Australian dollars
  • Fee Details: Per annum (2019) Kindergarten: $20,218 Years 1-2: $22,398 Years 3-6: $26,760 Years 7-10: $32,536 Years 11-12: $34,896 Boarding 7-12: $25,636
  • Fee Extras: Per annum (2019) Technology: K-12 $550 Stationery: K-12 $76 Slate/PC levy: 5-12 $760 Camp costs: $340 - $680 (year group specific)
  • Religion: Anglican
  • State/Independent: Independent: private non-profit

Curricula:

  • New South Wales/High School Certificate (HSC)

Accreditations/Inspections:

  • New South Wales Board of Studies

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