St Clare’s College is a Catholic school that caters for girls in
Years 7 to 12. It provides a wide range of opportunities for girls to develop
in every aspect of life in a positive, caring, Catholic environment. The
college has a reputation for promoting excellence in academic, sporting and
cultural pursuits as well as for its strong support of charities through the
Facilities: In recent years the college has undertaken a series of
significant upgrading programs to ensure all its facilities are of a very high
standard and that the college is keeping up-to-date with developments in
education. There are excellent sports facilities including a well-equipped
Welfare and personal development: The extensive pastoral care
program ensures that each student receives individual care and attention. Staff
members are supported by chaplains who play an important role in developing the
faith experiences of students and staff through liturgies and their involvement
in other college activities.
Special features: A broad range of curriculum options is offered, as
well as exciting extracurricular activities. Specialist teachers are available
to assist students in need of different forms of educational support. The
college promotes the active participation of all students in the learning
process and students have excellent access to ICT.
After leaving St Clare’s, students have moved on to participate
successfully in a diverse range of tertiary studies as well as in training and
employment. A number of students each year also have the opportunity to travel
to the United Kingdom to work as tutors in schools with which St Clare’s has
|Years||Year 7 - Year 12|
61 2 62******* 61 2 6260 9400
61 2 62******* 61 2 6239 6015
|Address||PO Box 3896, Manuka 2603|
Established by the Sisters of St Clare in 1884, St Clare’s College,
an independent girls’ school, is Catholic community-inspired and united by the
teachings and values of St Clare and St Francis of Assisi. The college is
committed to the promotion of equity, education for justice and personal
excellence for each student. The aim of St Clare’s College is to equip students
academically and spiritually with strength and determination to meet challenges
in a changing society.
Facilities: Computerised library, chapel, assembly hall, computer
rooms, kitchen, specialist rooms for practical subjects. Nearby sporting
facilities and swimming pools are also available to the school. St Clare’s
music studios located on-site offer private tuition.
Subjects Years 7 to 10: English, Commerce, Design and Technology,
Drama, French, Geography, History, Italian, Mathematics Music, Religious
Education, Science, PD/Health/PE, Visual Arts.
Subjects Years 11 and 12: Biology, Chemistry, Business Studies,
Drama, Economics, English courses to Extension 2, French, Geography, Ancient
and Modern History, History Extension, Legal Studies, Physics, PD/Health/PE,
Studies of Religion, Mathematics courses to Extension 2, Music, Visual Arts,
Hospitality, Information Technology, Senior Science, TAFE-delivered VET
Sport: The college is a member of the IGSSA, CGSSSA and CCC.
Athletics, aquathon, basketball, cross-country, netball, swimming, touch
football, dance, water polo, and hockey.
Co-curricular activities: Choir, college band, debating, Mock Trial,
instrumental group, Duke of Edinburgh’s Award Scheme, public speaking, SCRAM
Welfare and personal development: The college operates a vertical
house/tutorial group system. Careers guidance is available.
A college counsellor is also available. There is a Student Representative
Council. Emphasis is on the academic, social, emotional and spiritual
development of each girl.
02 8305******* 02 8305 7100
02 9389******* 02 9389 3503
|Address||441-51 Carrington Road, Waverley 2024|