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Australia: Education

THE ANGLICAN CHURCH OF AUSTRALIA (ACC) is the Australian branch of the Anglican Communion.

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Anglican Schools Australia

Anglican Education Commission. 'overall mission is to promote, encourage and support people in Anglican schools to do education Christianly as described in the [Sydney] Diocesan Education Policy'.

Anglican Schools Commission: Commission establishes a system of low-fee paying Anglican schools providing an education of high quality and with attention of students with special needs. Currently has eight schools. The ASC website has links to individual websites.

Anglican Schools Commission, Diocese of Brisbane: 'The role of the Anglican Schools Office is to support the senior management and governing bodies of Anglican Schools across Queensland. We provide quality advice and service in many areas, including finance, new school development, marketing, professional development of staff, industrial relations, legal and other human resource issues.'

Anglican Schools Commission Reachout Pilgrimages

Australian Anglican Schools Network (AASN): 'A national listing of Anglican Schools in Australia. AASN is the schools network of the Australian General Synod'.

Western Australian Anglican Schools Association

Abbotsleigh, Wahroonga, NSW. K through 12 Anglican boarding and day school for girls. 'Overcoming the frequent disadvantage of beginning their education in isolated areas and having to live away from home, Boarders earned results even better than Day Girls.' (Sydney)
Arden Anglican School, Beecroft, NSW: Kindergarten through Grade 12. Blends current NSW curriculum with emphasis on math.
All Saints Anglican School, Merrimac (Brisbane)
All Saints College, Bathurst, NSW. Grades 6 through 12, day and boarding, co-ed. (Bathurst)
All Saints College. Bull Creek (Perth), Western Australia. Coeducational, founded in 1981
Anglican Church Grammar School (Brisbane)
The Anglican School, Googong. owned and operated by the Anglican Diocese of Canberra-Goulburn; coming soon.
Anglican Technical College Western Sydney. Kings Park, New South Wales. 'a trade high school where students can study Year 11 and 12, get their HSC and start their trade career'.
Arden Anglican School,
Beecroft, New South Wales
The Armidale School, Armidale, New South Wales. Day and boarding school for boys and girls
Arndell Anglican College, Oakville (outside Windsor), NSW. K through 12 co-educational Anglican day school. (Sydney)

Bacchus Marsh Grammar Schoo, Bacchus Marsh, Victoria. K-12 school located near Melbourne.
Ballarat and Queens Anglican Grammar School, Wendouree, Victoria. Boarding and non-residental school for boys and girls.
Bankstown Grammar and St Paul's Choir School, Bankstown, NSW. St Paul's is a day school founded as boys' choir school for St Paul's which still draws heavily on it for choristers though it is now co-educational. Kindergarten to year 6, it occupies the same campus as Bankstown. Also a day school and co-educational but years 7 though 12. (Sydney)
Barker College Junior School, Hornsby (Sydney)
Beaconhills College, Berwick, Victoria. High School in the Diocese of Melbourne. An independent school operated by three parishes: two Anglican, one Uniting Church. (Melbourne)
Bishop Druitt College, Coffs Harbour (Mid North Coast), NSW. K through 12 co-educational Anglican day school. (Grafton)
Bishop Tyrrell Anglican College, Fletcher, NSW. K-12 co-ed day school (Newcastle)
Blue Mountains Grammar School, Wentworth Falls, NSW. Established in 1918.
Brighton Grammar School, Melbourne, Victoria. 'An Anglican private school exclusively for boys, providing a broad, academically based education from ELC to Year 12.'
Broughton Anglican College, Menangle Park near Campbelltown NSW. A preparatory-through-year-12 day school. (Sydney)
Bunbury Cathedral Grammar School, Bunbury, WA. Coeducational, kindergarten through grade 12. Founded in 1967 by Bishop Ralph Hawkins.
Burgmann Anglican School, Gungahlin (Canberra and Goulburn)

Calrossy, Tamworth, New South Wales. This Anglican girls school has both day and boarding students. (Armidale)
Camberwell Girls Grammar School, Canterbury, Victoria. Anglican girls' school 'from prep through grade 12'.
Camberwell Grammar School, Canterbury, Victoria. Anglican boys' school established in 1886.
Canberra Girls' Grammar School (Canberra and Goulburn)
Canberra Grammar School (Canberra and Goulburn)
Cannon Hill Anglican College (Brisbane)
The Cathedral College, Murray Bridge, South Australia. Co-educational day school. Currently R through 6, they are accepting applications R through 7 for 2005. In 2006 a full Middle School programme is planned. (The Murray)
Cathedral College, Wangaratta, Victoria. 'Independent, co-educational, Anglican, Prep to Year 12 (by 2008) school. The College offers high quality education at a reasonable cost to families in Wangaratta and surrounding regions'.
Cathedral School, Townsville (North Queensland)
Caulfield Grammar School. Five campuses in Australia and China, as well as a virtual campus. 'Since its foundation in 1881, Caulfield Grammar School has grown to become one of Australia's most well known and influential coeducational schools through its innovative approaches to teaching and learning.'
Cobham Anglican Grammar School, Cobram, Victoria. Co-educational day school, grades Pre-K through grade 12.
Christ Church Grammar School, Claremont, WA
Claremont College, Randwick, New South Wales. Coeducational primary school founded in 1882.
Clarence Valley Anglican School (formerly The Cathedral School), Grafton, NSW. Co-educational preparatory through year 12. Offers after school care for grades Pre-K through 6. (Grafton)
Coomera Anglican College, Coomera (Brisbane)
Cranbrook School, Bellevue Hill, NSW. Male-only boarding and day school, preparatory to senior school. (Sydney)

Danebank, Hurstville, south Sydney. This Anglican girls school caters to day students from pre-school to Year 12. (Sydney)
Djarragun College, Gordonvale, Queensland. Anglican day and boarding school in North Queensland for Indigenous Australians.

Emmanuel Anglican Kindergarten, Oakleigh, Victoria
Emmanuel College
, Ballina, NSW. A preparatory-through-year-12 co-educational day school. (Grafton)
Esperance Anglican Community School, Esperance, Western Australia.

Firbank Grammar, Brighton, Victoria. Coeducational; early learning through Year 12. Established in 1909 by the Archbishop of Melbourne.
Frederick Irwin Anglican School, Mandurah, WA. Kindergarten through grade 12; opened in 1991.
Fraser Coast Anglican College, Hervey Bay (Brisbane)

Geelong Grammar School. Five campuses in Victoria. For students from age three through Year 12.
Georges River Grammar School, Sydney, New South Wales.
Georgiana Molloy Anglican School, Busselton, WA
Geraldton Grammar School, Geraldton, WA
Glennie School, Toowoomba (Brisbane)
Guildford Grammar School, Guildford, WA

Hale School, Wembley Downs, Western Australia. The oldest independent boys' school in Western Australia, founded in 1858 by the first Anglican Bishop of Perth, Dr Mathew Blagden Hale. Day and boarding school, 'offering primary and secondary education through to Tertiary Entrance Examination level. Whilst day scholars are enrolled from Year 1 to Year 12, boarders are normally accepted from Year 5 to Year 12.'
Holy Trinity Kindergarten, Hampton, Victoria
Hume Anglican Grammar School. Established by the Diocese of Melbourne in 2008. (Melbourne)
The Hutchins School, Hobart, Tasmania. K through 12 boys boarding school. (Tasmania)

Illawarra Grammar School, Wollongong, NSW. Co-educational preparatory through year 12. (Sydney)
Investigator College. Two campuses in South Australia. 'Low-fee co-educational college affiliated with the Anglican and Uniting Churches.'
Ivanhoe Grammar School, Ivanhoe, Victoria. 'a coeducational Anglican School for students from Early Learning Centre to Year 12'.
Ivanhoe Girls Grammar School, Ivanhoe, Victoria.

John Septimus Roe Anglican Community School, Mirrabooka, Western Australia
John Wollaston Anglican Community School, Kelmscott, Western Australia. Kindergarten through grade 12.

Kambala, Sydney, NSW. Anglican school for girls preparatory through year 12. (Sydney)
The King's School, Parramatta, New South Wales, this day and boarding is for boys and young men, K through 12.
Kormilda College, Darwin. An 'independent, co-educational, multicultural, day and residential secondary school, serving the people of Northern Australia by providing an excellent, affordable, Christian education.' (Northern Territory)

Korowa Anglican Girls' School, Melbourne, Victoria. Established in 1890. For girls from age three through Year 12. Website includes sections in Chinese.

Lakes Grammar - An Anglican School, 'Co-educational, K-12 school, on the northern end of the Central Coast'
The Lakes College, Mango Hill, Queensland. 'a joint venture of the Uniting and Anglican Churches and embraces a Christian philosophy that reflects the spiritual traditions and high educational standards of both churches'. Affiliated with the Diocese of Brisbane.
Launceston Church Grammar School, Tasmania, East Launceston. A co-education Junior and Senior day and boarding school. (Tasmania)
Lindisfarne Anglican Grammar School, Terranora and Tweed Heads, NSW. A preparatory-through-year-12 day school, located in far Northern NSW, on Australia's Gold Coast. (Grafton)
Loquat Valley School, Bayview, NSW. Pre-school through Year 6. (Sydney)

Lowther Hall Anglican Grammar School, Essendon, Victoria. 'Lowther Hall is a school for girls from Kindergarten to Year 12. The present enrolment is around 800, ensuring a family size atmosphere which allows for both intimacy and individual attention.'

Macarthur Anglican School, Cobbitty, NSW. Pre-kindergarten to age 18 co-educational, day school with strict dress codes. (Sydney)
Macquarie Anglican Grammar School, Bathurst, NSW. Kindergarten to grade 9, co-ed. (Bathurst)
Mamre Anglican School, Kemps Creek, New South Wales.
Manning Valley Anglican College, Cundletown, New South Wales. Coeducational primary and secondary school. (Newcastle)
Matthew Flinders Anglican College (Brisbane)
Melbourne Girls Grammar, South Yarra, Victoria. Founded in 1893.
Melbourne Grammar School: An Anglican school founded in 1858. Prep to Year 12. (Melbourne)
Mentone Grammar School, Mentone, Victoria
Meriden School, an Anglican School for Girls (Sydney)
Moama Anglican Grammar School, Moama, NSW co-educational for grades 7 through 12. (Riverina)

New England Girls' School: Armidale, New South Wales. (Armidale)
Newcastle Grammar School, Newcastle, NSW. 'Enrols both boys and girls from Pre-School through to Higher School Certificate level.' (Newcastle)
Northholm Grammar School, North West Sydney, New South Wales
Nowra Anglican College, Bomaderry, NSW. Co-educational with emphasis on music and the arts. (Sydney)

Orange Anglican Grammar School: Diocesan school of the Diocese of Bathurst. (Bathurst)
Overnewton Anglican Community College: School for approximately 2400 students from preparatory level to Year 12 on two campuses in the northwest of Melbourne.

Oran Park Anglican College: This newest Anglican school in the Diocese of Sydney will open in 2012. (Sydney)

Pedare Christian College, Golden Grove, South Australia. Grades R through 12 day school. (Adelaide)
The Peninsula School, Mount Eliza, Victoria. 'a day and boarding school for approximately 1450 students from three-year-old Kindergarten to Year 12'.
Penrith Anglican College, Orchard Hills,, NSW. K through 12 co-educational day school.
Perth College: An Anglican School for Girls, Mount Lawley, WA. 'Perth College is the oldest Independent Girls' School in Western Australia. It was founded by the Anglican Sisters of the Church in 1902 and in 1915 moved to its current Mt Lawley Campus where the Sisters amalgamated their five schools.'
Peter Carnley Anglican Community School, Wellard, Western Australia. 'During the first year PCACS will cater for students from Kindergarten to Year 8. Over the next five years, the school will grow and offer all year levels including Year 12.' (Perth)
Peter Moyes Anglican Community School, Mindarie, WA. Kindergarten through grade 12.
Pulteney Grammar School: an Anglican 'R-12 school' (Adelaide)

Radford College, Canberra (Canberra and Goulburn)
Redlands, Cremorne, New South Wales.
Richard Johnson Anglican School, Oakhurst, New South Wales. Kindergarten through grade 12; co-educational day school.
Roseville College, Roseville NSW: Girls day school (K through 12) which maintains its small size.
Rouse Hill Anglican College, Rouse Hill, NSW. K through 12 co-educational day school.

Riverina Anglican College, Wagga Wagga (Canberra and Goulburn)

St Aidan's Anglican Girls' School, Corinda, Brisbane. Kindergarten through Year 12; established in 1929.
St Andrew's Anglican College. Peregian Springs, Queensland.
St Andrew's Anglican Kindergarten, Aberfeldie, Victoria
St Andrew's Cathedral School
, Sydney, NSW. Day school for boys grades 3 through 10. Senior college is coeducational. (Sydney)
St Andrew's School, Walkerville, South Australia. Founded in 1850.
St Augustine's Anglican Kindergarten, Mont Albert North, Victoria
St Catherine's School, Waverley, New South Wales. 'Australia’s oldest independent, Anglican girls' school.'
St Columba Anglican School. Port Macquarie, New South Wales.
St Columba's College, Adelaide, South Australia. Anglican-Roman Catholic college in the Diocese of Adelaide, of about 1200 students from reception to Year 12. Founded in 1997, its motto is 'Unity in Faith.' (Adelaide)
St Dunstan's Anglican Kindergarten, Camberwell, Victoria
St Hilda's Anglican Girls School, Mosman Park, Western Australia.
St John's Anglican College, Forest Lake, Queensland.
St Luke's Grammar School, Dee Why, NSW. Pre-K through 12 co-educational day school.
St Margaret's Anglican Girls School, Ascot (Brisbane)
St Mark's Anglican Community Day School, Hillarys, Western Australia. K through 12, co-educational. 'All students attend Christian Studies lessons and Christian values are stressed in all areas of the curriculum. The Christian ethic underpins the whole of School life.'
St Mary's Anglican Girls School,
Karrinyup, Western Australia
St Michael's Collegiate School, Hobart, Tasmania. A girls school, Pre-K through 12. (Tasmania)
St Michael's Grammar School, Melbourne, Victoria. Founded in 1875 by the Community of the Sisters of the Church as the Church of England Day School. Coeducational.
St Paul's School (Brisbane)
St Paul's Anglican Grammar School, Warragul, Victoria.
St Paul's Kindergarten, Canterbury, Victoria
St Peter's Anglican College, Broulee, New South Wales. St Peter's Anglican College is planned to be a Kindergarten to Year 12 co-educational day school. In 2003 the College opened with students in classes Kindergarten to Year 7. An additional year group will be incorporated annually until the College progresses through to Year 12 in 2008. Affiliated with the Diocese of Canberra and Goulbourn.
Sapphire Coast Anglican College, Bega and Pambula, New South Wales. Two campuses, coeducational kindergarten through grade 12.
Scone Grammar School, Scone, NSW (Newcastle)
Shelford Anglican Girls' School, Caulfield, Victoria. Pre-K through 12 for girls and young women.
Shellharbour Anglican College, Dunmore, New South Wales. Coeducational, opened in 2004; students from Kindergarten to Year 8.
Shoalhaven Anglican College, Milton, NSW. K through 12 co-educational day school.
Southport School, Gold Coast (Brisbane)
Swan Valley Anglican Community School. Aveley, Western Australia.
Swanleigh, Middle Swan, Western Australia. Boarding high school for young men and women. (Perth)
Sydney Anglican Schools Corporation: organized in 1947 by the Anglican Diocese of Sydney with the mission to 'establish and operate efficiently, strategically placed Anglican schools offering quality education, which are financially accessible to the local communities and communicate the Gospel of Jesus Christ to students, staff, parents and the wider community'. (Sydney)

Tara Anglican School for Girls, North Parramatta, New South Wales.
Thomas Hassall Anglican College, West Hoxton, New South Wales. K through 9; 10 through 12 developing. Co-ed day school. (Sydney)
Toowoomba Preparatory School, Toowoomba (Brisbane)
Trades Norwest Anglican Senior College, Glenwood, New South Wales.
Trinity Anglican Colleges. A coeducational day school; kindergarten through grade 12. There are two campuses; one in Albury, NSW, and the other in Wodonga, Victoria. (Wangaratta)
Trinity Anglican School, Cairns (North Queensland)
Trinity College, Gawler, South Australia. A day school, Reception through year 12, co-ed with nearly 4000 on four separate campuses. (Adelaide)
Trinity Grammar School, Strathfield, New South Wales. This day and boarding for boys and young men, K through 12, is located on three campuses: Strathfield, Summer Hill and Pine Bluff.
Tudor House, Moss Vale (Sydney)

Walford Anglican School for Girls, Hyde Park, South Australia. Founded in 1893.
West Moreton Anglican College, Karrabin, Queensland. A co-educational College catering for students from pre-K through year 12.
Whitsunday Anglican School, Mackay, Queensland (Brisbane)
William Clark College, Kellyville, NSW: Grades 8 through 12, recommending application by January of the student's grade 7. (Sydney)
William Cowper Anglican School. Co-ed day school from K to Year 6 but boys only from Years 7 to 12. (Armidale)
Wollondilly Anglican College, Tahmoor, NSW. K through 8 co-educational day school.

Wontulp Bi-Buya College, Cairns, Queensland. 'Combined Church Indigenous Training and Research Centre Inc provides education programs for Aborigines and Torres Strait Islanders in Queensland, Australia. The College is the Queensland Partner of Nungalinya College, Darwin.'
Woodcroft College, Morphett Vale, South Australia. Co-educational day school, grades pre-school through 13. (Adelaide)

Yarra Valley Grammar School, Ringwood, Victoria

Theological Colleges

Australian College of Theology (Kingsford, NSW)

Brisbane College of Theology: A fully accredited combination of colleges — St Francis Theological College (Anglican), St Paul (Roman Catholic) and Trinity (Uniting Church) — offering undergraduate and postgraduate theology. The colleges work ecumenically through close cooperation and sharing of courses.

Flinders University School of Theology, Adelaide, offers undergraduate and postgraduate programmes in the areas of biblical studies, systematic and historical theology, and pastoral studies in association with the Adelaide College of Divinity, an ecumenical consortium of four theological colleges: Parkin-Wesley College (Uniting Church), St Barnabas' Theological College (Anglican Church), Catholic Theological College of South Australia (Catholic Church) and Coolamon College (Uniting Church, distance education).

Ministry Education Commission, Anglican Diocese of Brisbane

Mary Andrews College: '(previously Deaconess House) was founded in 1891 as the first Anglican college in Australia set up to equip women theologically and practically for diaconal ministries in the Anglican church. In this way, the college is linked to serving the Sydney Diocese, but is also responsible to its council of the Anglican Deaconess Institution Sydney Ltd. While Anglican in ethos, the college is independent and it is not a Diocesan organisation. MAC offers courses at Stanmore in the inner west, throughout the Sydney metropolitan region and beyond.'

Moore College 'opened its doors in 1856 and has been training men and women for ministry within the Anglican Church of Australia (especially the Diocese of Sydney) and further afield ever since. It offers biblical and theological study in full-time residential, part-time and online modes, with programs from diploma to doctoral level. Its character is both evangelical and reformed with a very heavy accent on engaging the Scriptures as a whole and in depth. Currently it is a recognised self-accrediting institution within the Higher Education sector in Australia with 20 full-time faculty.'

Ridley College (University of Melbourne and Australian College of Theology)
Proud of its Reformed evangelical Anglican heritage, offering on-site and online formation of ordained ministers, missionaries and lay leaders.

St Barnabas College, Adelaide, South Australia.
'The College is located in the St Barnabas building adjacent to the Anglican Diocese of Adelaide Office at 18 King William Road, North Adelaide SA 5006. We are affiliated to the St Mark's National Theological Centre, Canberra, which is part of the School of Theology, Charles Sturt University. To support theological education, ministry training, and personal and spiritual formation, we offer degree and higher degree programs awarded by Charles Sturt University, as well a number of non-accredited courses.'

St Francis' Theological College, Milton, Queensland
'Assists in theological education, ministry training and personal and spiritual formation of men and women for Christian life and ministry'.

St Mark's National Theological Centre (Charles Sturt University)
Part of the School of Theology of Charles Sturt University, with additional courses offered there, both 'offer comprehensive information to Anglicans and others interested in pursuing a variety of methods of developing their Christian understanding and engaging Australian society with the Gospel'. The university is located in Canberra. They now offer a wide variety of courses and degrees online.

Trinity College
(University of Melbourne)
The Anglican Theological School of the Province of Victoria, Trinity College offers online and face-to-face certificate, diploma and degree programs awarded by the Melbourne College of Divinity and teaches jointly with Catholic and Uniting Church partners in the United Faculty of Theology.

United Theological College (Sydney College of Divinity and Charles Sturt University), Sydney
the recognised College of the NSW Synod of the Uniting Church in Australia.

University Residential Colleges
This list is alphabetical by university name.

St Mark's College, University of Adelaide
Robert Menzies College, Macquarie University
Trinity College, University of Melbourne (directly associated with the Trinity Theological College)
New College, University of New South Wales
St John's College, University of Queensland
St Paul's College, University of Sydney
St George's College, University of Western Australia
St Martins College Wagga Wagga, NSW. Residential college on campus at Charles Stuart University. Jointly supported by the Diocese of Canberra and Goulburn, and the Diocese of Riverina.'
Richard Johnson College, University of Wollongong



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