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Sydney Private Schools

Information on private schools in Sydney, NSW Australia. This complete Sydney list contains all private and independent primary schools and secondary schools in Sydney.

The term 'private school' refers to any primary or secondary school that is not administered by the State government. Private schools charge each student a fee to attend and include Catholic schools, Independent schools, Christian schools, non-denominational (no religious affiliation) and other religion-operated schools. Most of the top Sydney schools are private schools. The best Sydney schools are also some of the best schools in Australia.

How many Private Schools are there in Sydney?
There are over 520 private schools in Sydney. Over 300 are Catholic schools and around 35 are Anglican schools. Of the remaining schools, many are Christian schools but at least 57 are non-denominational schools. 72 Sydney schools accept international students (CRICOS registered). 28 schools in Sydney are boarding schools which makes Sydney a popular choice for regional parents looking to send their child to a boarding school. Sydney also has over 60 schools for boys-only and over 50 schools for girls. The remaining Sydney schools are co-educational.

Schools are listed below in order of most-recently updated.

 

This list contains 523 results

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School Profile
Prepare Early Education Centres
Prepare Early Education Centres
Town or Suburb SYDNEY
Main Gender Co-edCo-ed
School Type
  • Early Learning
Year Levels 0 to age 6
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Northholm Grammar School
Northholm Grammar School - Arcadia NSW
Northholm Grammar School is an independent, co-educational K-12 school welcoming families of Sydney’s Hills and Hornsby Shires since 1983. It’s the school of choice for parents seeking a cohesive K-12 experience for their child.
Town or Suburb Arcadia
Religion Christian
Main Gender Co-edCo-ed
School Type
  • Early Learning
  • Primary School
  • Secondary School
  • Primary through Secondary
Year Levels Kindergarten - Year 12
Student Enrolments 500
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Malek Group Early Education Centres
Malek Group Early Education Centres
Town or Suburb SYDNEY
Main Gender Co-edCo-ed
School Type
  • Early Learning
Year Levels Toddler to 6 years old
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St Andrew's Cathedral School
St Andrew's Cathedral School, Sydney
St Andrew's Cathedral School is a K-12 coeducational Anglican school, located in the heart of Sydney's CBD.
Town or Suburb Sydney
Religion Anglican
Main Gender Co-edCo-ed
School Type
  • Primary School
  • Secondary School
  • Primary through Secondary
Year Levels Kindergarten to Year 12
Student Enrolments 1300
IB

 An International Baccalaureate World School

Gifted and Talented Program available Gifted & Talented Program
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Inaburra School
Inaburra School, Bangor NSW
A co-educational, K-12, independent school in southern Sydney. Standing upon its Christian foundation and in partnership with its families, Inaburra seeks to shape life-long learners who are resourceful, creative, confident and discerning.
Town or Suburb Bangor
Religion Christian
Main Gender Co-edCo-ed
School Type
  • Primary through Secondary
Year Levels K - Year 12
Student Enrolments 1200
Gifted and Talented Program available Gifted & Talented Program
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Pymble Ladies' College
Pymble Ladies' College, Pymble NSW
A non-selective, independent school for girls from Kindergarten to Year 12, with boarding available from Year 7 in a beautiful setting with outstanding facilities.
Town or Suburb Pymble
Religion Uniting Church
Main Gender GirlsGirls
School Type
  • Primary School
  • Secondary School
  • Primary through Secondary
Year Levels Kindergarten to Year 12
Crest/ Logo
Shire Christian School
Shire Christian School - Barden Ridge NSW
Shire Christian School started in 1977 and has over 900 students from Prep - Year 12. The school is known for its solid Christian foundation, extensive curriculum choice, strong pastoral care, varied learning experiences and excellence in academic performance.
Town or Suburb Barden Ridge
Religion Non Denominational
Main Gender Co-edCo-ed
School Type
  • Early Learning
  • Primary School
  • Secondary School
  • Primary through Secondary
Year Levels Prep - Year 12
Student Enrolments 900
Gifted and Talented Program available Gifted & Talented Program
Special Needs Program available
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MLC School
MLC School, Burwood NSW
MLC School is an independent, non-selective, Uniting Church day school for girls from Pre-Kindergarten to Year 12. MLC School has provided generations of girls with an exceptional education and extensive opportunities for personal growth since 1886.
Town or Suburb Burwood
Religion Uniting Church
Main Gender GirlsGirls
School Type
  • Early Learning
  • Primary School
  • Secondary School
  • Primary through Secondary
Year Levels Pre-Kindergarten to Year 12
IB

 An International Baccalaureate World School

Crest/ Logo
Holy Family Catholic Primary School - Lindfield NSW
Holy Family Catholic Primary School - Lindfield NSW
Holy Family enjoys a reputation for high academic standards and a very positive, nurturing and caring environment for all students.
Town or Suburb Lindfield
Religion Catholic
Main Gender Co-edCo-ed
School Type
  • Primary School
Year Levels K-6
Student Enrolments 200
Gifted and Talented Program available Gifted & Talented Program
Special Needs Program available
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St Catherine's School, Sydney
St Catherine's School, Sydney NSW
We are an Anglican day and boarding girls' school in Sydney’s eastern suburbs. Our purpose is simple: to develop young women of character and intellect who are equipped to make their unique contribution to the world.
Town or Suburb Waverley
Religion Anglican
Main Gender GirlsGirls
School Type
  • Primary School
  • Secondary School
  • Primary through Secondary
Year Levels K - Year 12
Gifted and Talented Program available Gifted & Talented Program
Crest/ Logo
Meriden School, Strathfield
Meriden School, Strathfield NSW
A non-selective, independent school for girls from Pre-Kindergarten to Year 12.
Town or Suburb Strathfield
Religion Anglican
Main Gender GirlsGirls
School Type
  • Early Learning
  • Primary School
  • Secondary School
Year Levels Pre - Kindergarten - Year 12
Crest/ Logo
Tangara School for Girls
Tangara School - Cherrybrook NSW
Tangara works in partnership with parents to form each child’s character, educating for personal and academic excellence. We challenge our students to live a life of faith, and lead change for a more just and human society.
Town or Suburb Cherrybrook
Religion Catholic
Main Gender GirlsGirls
School Type
  • Early Learning
  • Primary School
  • Secondary School
  • Primary through Secondary
Year Levels Reception - Year 12
Crest/ Logo
Sacred Heart Catholic Primary School - Pymble NSW
Sacred Heart Catholic Primary School - Pymble NSW
Focusing on the formation of each child, academically, spiritually, emotionally and socially, in order to engender a love of lifelong learning.
Town or Suburb Pymble
Religion Catholic
Main Gender Co-edCo-ed
School Type
  • Primary School
Year Levels K-6
Special Needs Program available
Crest/ Logo
Wenona School, North Sydney
Wenona School, North Sydney NSW
A non-denominational day and boarding school for girls in North Sydney.
Town or Suburb North Sydney
Religion Non-denominational
Main Gender GirlsGirls
School Type
  • Primary School
  • Secondary School
  • Primary through Secondary
Year Levels K to Year 12
Student Enrolments 1,225 students from Kindergarten to Year 12
Crest/ Logo
Our Lady of Perpetual Succour Catholic Primary, West Pymble
Our Lady of Perpetual Succour Catholic Primary - West Pymble NSW
A welcoming and dynamic school with a very strong sense of community. Our goal is to develop independent and creative learners who are motivated to achieve their maximum potential.
Town or Suburb West Pymble
Religion Catholic
Main Gender Co-edCo-ed
School Type
  • Primary School
Year Levels K-6
Gifted and Talented Program available Gifted & Talented Program
Special Needs Program available
Crest/ Logo
Roseville College, Roseville
Roseville College, Roseville NSW
Roseville College is a leading non-selective Anglican day school for girls in Kindergarten to Year 12.
Town or Suburb Roseville
Religion Anglican
Main Gender GirlsGirls
School Type
  • Primary School
  • Secondary School
  • Primary through Secondary
Year Levels K - Year 12
IB

 An International Baccalaureate World School

Crest/ Logo
St Paul's Catholic College, Manly NSW
St Paul's Catholic College - Manly NSW
St Paul’s is a comprehensive secondary college for boys in Manly serving the region. We proudly celebrate over 90 years of quality Catholic education.
Town or Suburb Manly
Religion Catholic
Main Gender BoysBoys
School Type
  • Secondary School
Year Levels Year 7 - Year 12
Student Enrolments 400
Crest/ Logo
Mater Maria Catholic College – Warriewood
Mater Maria Catholic College – Warriewood
Mater Maria Catholic College is a Years 7 to 12 Systemic co-educational day school focused on learning, collaboration and rich and positive relationships located. It is located in Warriewood on the Northern Beaches of Sydney.
Town or Suburb Warriewood
Religion Catholic
Main Gender Co-edCo-ed
School Type
  • Secondary School
Year Levels Year 7 - Year 12
Crest/ Logo
Kambala, Rose Bay
Kambala, Rose Bay NSW
Established in 1887, Kambala is an ELC to Year 12 Independent Anglican girls school, located in beautiful grounds on the rising shore above Rose Bay, overlooking Sydney Harbour.
Town or Suburb Rose Bay
Religion Anglican
Main Gender GirlsGirls
School Type
  • Early Learning
  • Primary School
  • Secondary School
  • Primary through Secondary
Year Levels ELC – Year 12
Student Enrolments Day – 950, Boarding – 75
IB

 An International Baccalaureate World School

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Mount St Benedict College
Mount St Benedict College - Pennant Hills NSW
Mount St Benedict College is a Catholic, independent, girls high school in the Good Samaritan tradition, offering holistic education based on Benedictine values of Pax, Hospitality and Stewardship.
Town or Suburb Pennant Hills
Religion Catholic
Main Gender GirlsGirls
School Type
  • Secondary School
Year Levels Year 7 - Year 12
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