Masada College, St Ives NSW
Masada College is a Jewish co-educational school, located in St Ives catering for students from Preschool to Year 12. Students from all backgrounds are welcomed to the College, which prides itself on inclusivity. The College develops independent thinkers, through Culture of Thinking pedagogy. Masada College has HSC results consistently in the top schools in NSW, ranking 35th in 2019.
The College’s educational mission is to raise responsible individual thinkers with a strong sense of social justice and confidence in their ability to determine their own future.
It may look like just a humble beehive, but it’s so much more. It’s a close-knit community of individuals, each with their own desires, but all with one common goal: to live in a world where everyone has a place.
This is the foundation of the Masada College H.I.V.E educational ecosystem, which nurtures Happiness, Inclusion, Values, Edge. It’s about using insights to nurture our children’s individual strengths, ensuring each becomes a stronger part of the whole.
And by our children, we mean yours. Because we’re open to students of any background. It’s part of the inclusive Jewish culture and a core value of the H.I.V.E. So enrol, and offer your children an exceptional education today which will give them the EDGE they need for tomorrow.
Masada College offers the following scholarships and conditional funding to students:
Year 5 and 6 High Potential Learner Scholarships:
These provide the recipient with a 50% discount on tuition fees until the completion of Year 8.
Year 7 Scholarships:
We offer both Academic and All Rounder scholarships that provide the recipients with 50% discount on tuition fess from Year 7 to 10. Current Year 6 students, entering Year 7 the following year are invited to apply. The scholarship examination will be held at Masada College, followed by an interview for short listed candidates.
Year 10 Scholarships:
These scholarships are sat by external Year 9 students (when enrolment and application numbers warrant) in September and recipients have tuition fees for Year 10, 11 and 12 reduced by 50% per annum.
Year 11 Scholarships:
These scholarships are sat by external Year 10 students (when enrolment and application numbers warrant) in September and recipients have tuition fees for Years 11 and 12 are reduced by 60% per annum.
These scholarhips are available to students who fit the financial criteria and who have a strong competency in Hebrew, in year groups where there are vacancies.
All scholarships require parents to cover the mandatory extras for each child and per family, which includes the security levy and the capital improvement levy. Please contact the enrolments department if you require further information firstname.lastname@example.org
Key entry points for Masada College are generally children aged two to five years (enrolled into Masada Cottage Early Learning Centre) as well as Kindergarten, Year 5 and Year 7. We also enrol students in all year groups at any time throughout the year, pending availability and interview.
The safety of staff and students is our number one priority at Masada College and therefore we adhere to the NSW Government Health Authorities protocols regarding COVID-19. The College will offer physical tours where possible and if not, virtual tours will be available.
To book a tour please contact Karen Forrai on email@example.com or 9449 3744.
As one of the very few private coeducational schools on Sydney’s North Shore we are very proud of what our College has to offer to our students and their families, with whom, as a community school, we work in very close partnership.
There is no better way to judge a school than to walk through its gates and gauge the attitude of the students and staff. At Masada College we regularly have visitors comment on the positive vibe they feel in walking into our playground and reception area. We hope to have the opportunity to take you for a tour soon and let you experience it for yourself.
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