Holy Spirit College was established in l983 with the amalgamation of
St Paul’s College, Bellambi (previously conducted by the Marist Fathers) and
Holy Cross College, Bellambi (previously conducted by the Sisters of St
Joseph). The college aims to provide opportunities for all students to achieve
their greatest potential in every aspect of life.
Facilities: New multi-purpose Casey-Ryder Hall, six sports fields,
four basketball courts, two netball courts, technology rooms including computer
labs, art rooms, darkrooms, science labs, music rooms including keyboard lab,
library resource centre, hall, drama studio.
Electives Years 7 to 10: Commerce, Geography, History, Studies in
Society, Visual Arts, Music, Sport, Science, Drama, Food Technology, Graphics
Technology, Information and Software Technology, Industrial and Textiles
Technology, Physical Activity and Sport Studies, Italian, Life Skills in all
Key Learning Areas, Spanish.
Electives Years 11 and 12: Studies in Religion, Catholic Studies,
Economics, Biology, Community and Family Studies Modern History, Ancient
History, Biology, Senior Science, Chemistry, Computing Studies, Geography,
Society and Culture, Business Services, Retail Operations, Information
Technology, Information Processes and Technology Graphic Technology,
PD/Health/PE, Sport Lifestyle and Recreation, Photography, Business Studies,
Visual Arts, Community and Family Studies, Hospitality, Physics, Legal Studies,
Music, Ancient History, Italian and Stage 6 Life Skills programs.
Sport: Competition teams in athletics, swimming, rugby league, rugby
union, soccer, basketball, netball, touch, hockey, cricket, volleyball and
Extracurricular activities: Debating, public speaking, choir, band,
Amnesty International, readers’ club, Mock Trial, host for South Coast Public Speaking Competition, work placement program, Tournament of Minds,
school music and drama concerts, outdoor education, retreats.
Welfare and personal development: Holy Spirit College aims to be a
true community that, through common effort, will provide the opportunity for a
complete education and help to enable its members to lead a truly Christian
In undertaking this responsibility, the college aims to complement
and supplement the work of parents who remain primarily and principally
responsible for the education of their children.
Special features: The college caters for students with special needs
and is well serviced by rail and bus links.
|Fees||as for catholic systemic schools (wollongong diocese)|
02 4285******* 02 4285 2877
02 4285******* 02 4285 2914
|Address||Cawley Street, Bellambi 2518|
Holy Spirit College aims to provide quality Catholic education for
all students, ensuring high academic, creative and sporting standards in a safe
and happy learning environment. To this end, college facilities provide for an
extensive variety of subjects that can lead to a multitude of career choices.
Facilities: Modern library, cricket nets, basketball courts, netball
courts, volleyball courts, recreational areas, gym, Metalwork/Woodwork/Technics
rooms, internet and email, independent learning centre, laboratories for
Computing and Business Services, Food Technology, Photography and Science, specialist
rooms for Music and three languages.
Electives: There is a large elective choice including: Biology,
Chemistry, Physics, Senior Science, Commerce, Work Education, Ancient History,
Modern History, Geography, Economics, Business Studies, Legal Studies, Work and
Community Studies, Food Technology, Industrial Technology (Timber, Metal and Multimedia), Graphics Technology, Textiles
Technology, Information & Software Technology, Computing Applications,
Information Processes and Technology, Design & Technology, Engineering
Studies, Textiles & Design, Dance, Drama, Music, Photography, Visual Arts,
Visual Design, PD/H/PE, Physical Activity and Sport Studies, Exploring Early
Childhood Sport, Lifestyle and Recreation, and Languages (Arabic, French and
Sport: The College offers: cricket, rugby league, touch football,
soccer, volleyball, basketball, self-defence/martial arts, netball, tennis,
golf, cross-country, softball, athletics, swimming, dance, athletics, tenpin
bowling, weights/gym, yoga, oztag, AFL, power walking and boxercise.The College
is a member of the CBSA (Boys) and SCC (Girls) Sports Associations.
Extracurricular activities: Include debating, Mock Trial and public
speaking, retreat programs, chess, Tournament of Minds, Duke of Edinburgh’s
Award Scheme, national and state competitions in Mathematics, Science, English
and Computing, and competitions for a variety of literary and media awards.
Welfare and personal development: The College pastoral care
co-ordinator, college counsellor and parent liaison officer work in
co-operation with guidance co-ordinators in a firm and compassionate
environment, by helping students who are having personal difficulties that are
affecting their studies. They are able to consult with parents concerning
students’ needs, assess ways in which these needs may be met and assist in
referring students and their parents to other helping agencies where necessary.
Special features: Holy Spirit College is a multicultural,
co-educational Catholic college for Years 7 to 12.
|Years||Year 7 - Year 12|
02 9740******* 02 9740 8099
02 9740******* 02 9740 5559
|Address||39 Croydon Street, Lakemba 2195|