St Patrick's College is a Parish based Catholic College catering for
Years 7 to 12 in a coeducational setting. In 2020, around 480 students are
enrolled at the College.
The College has a strong Catholic tradition based on the Christian
Brothers College for Boys (established in 1904) and the Sisters of Mercy High
School for Girls (established in 1879).
Faith Life - Our claim to existence as an independent school is based on
the support we offer parents in the education of their children in the Catholic
tradition. A variety of Faith Experiences both inside and outside the classroom
is offered, including -
Facilities - The College is fortunate to have a wide range of facilities
All General Purpose classrooms are carpeted and have been refurbished.
Interactive whiteboards or digital televisions or data projectors are available
in most classrooms. Classrooms are also cabled for computer access.
The Tuckshop is open each day and offers a comprehensive range of food
Pastoral Care - Each student is assigned to a House Group. The House
Group teacher has daily contact with the group and strives to foster the
well-being and harmony of all members. A Peer Support program allows older
students to mentor to younger ones.
A formal assembly of the whole College is held most Wednesdays. This
assembly has a liturgical focus.
Support Staff - Student's personal needs are further enhanced by:
Parents - Parental contact and participation are encouraged.
Student Representative Council - The Student Representative Council
represents the whole student body through a variety of committees that operate
within school life.