Established in 1954, Penshurst Marist provides an educational
climate that allows an effective pastoral atmosphere to flourish while a
positive self-discipline is encouraged. Being a Years 7 to 10 school, it offers
unique opportunities for the development of responsibility, self-confidence and
leadership in the important formative adolescent years. A special concern is
afforded to those students who find school difficult. At the end of Year 10,
students progress to Kogarah Marist for Years 11 and 12.

Facilities: Large modern library, latest PE equipment and physical
performance-monitoring apparatus, gym, computer laboratories, recreational and
sporting facilities.

Electives Years 7 to 10: Italian, History, Geography, Commerce,
Visual Arts, Music, Design and Technology, Wood Technics, Technical Drawing,
Computing Studies, Life Skills, Food Technology, Gym, Career Education.

Sport: There is inter-school competition in all sports plus indoor
cricket, lawn bowls and cycling.

Extracurricular activities: After-hours music and bands, debating,
public speaking, camps and retreats.

Welfare and personal development: A well-defined pastoral care and
discipline policy, peer support for Year 7. The SRC has an active role in
monitoring the wellbeing of students.

School Information

Marist 1
  • Type: Catholic
  • Coeducational or single-sex: Single-sex, Boys

  • Faith-based: Catholic
  • Year: Year 7 - Year 10
  • Day/Boarding: Day School
  • Enrolment: 520 students
  • Interview Required Upon Enrolment: No
  • International Baccalaureate Programs offered: N/A  
  • ESL Support: N/A
  • Scholarships Available: No
  • Gifted and Talented Program: N/A
  • Preschool or Early Learning Centre: N/A
  • After School Care/ OOSH Options: None
  • Fees:
  • Address:65 Victoria Avenue, Mortdale 2223
  • Phone:02 9579 6188
  • Fax:02 9579 6668
  • HSC Subjects offered:Creative and performing arts, Religious education, English, Mathematics, Technologies, Human Society and its environment, PDHPE, Languages, Vocational Education and training, STEM
  • Clubs and Extra-curricular programs:Debating and public speaking, sport, Music, Performing arts, hospitality, Creative arts

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