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Sydney Private Schools

helpdeskInformation 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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St Patrick's Catholic Primary School, Asquith NSW
St Patrick's Catholic Primary School - Asquith NSW
A small and personal Catholic community where a great spirit of love, support and care is central to our identity.
Town or Suburb Asquith
Religion Catholic
Main Gender Co-edCo-ed
School Type
  • Primary School
Year Levels K-6
Student Enrolments 270
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 BoysGirls
School Type
  • Early Learning
  • Primary School
  • Secondary School
  • Primary through Secondary
Year Levels Pre-Kindergarten to Year 12
IB

 An International Baccalaureate World School

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The Scots College, Bellevue Hill
The Scots College, Bellevue Hill NSW
The Scots College is committed to a culture of high expectations. As one of the top private boys' schools in Sydney, we acknowledge the importance of student engagement, of challenge and active learning opportunities.
Town or Suburb Bellevue Hill
Religion Presbyterian
Main Gender BoysBoys
School Type
  • Early Learning
  • Primary School
  • Secondary School
  • Primary through Secondary
Year Levels Early Years (age 3 and 4) to Year 12
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St Bernard's Catholic Primary School Berowra Heights NSW
St Bernard's Catholic Primary School Berowra Heights NSW
A centre of excellence in teaching and learning which offers a balanced, holistic curriculum in a safe and caring environment.
Town or Suburb Berowra Heights
Religion Catholic
Main Gender Co-edCo-ed
School Type
  • Primary School
Year Levels K-6
Student Enrolments 180
Gifted and Talented Program available Gifted & Talented Program
Special Needs Program available
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St Andrew's Cathedral School
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 1250
IB

 An International Baccalaureate World School

Gifted and Talented Program available Gifted & Talented Program
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Bolt for Gold
Bolt for Gold
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Main Gender Boys, girls, co-ed Boys/Girls/Co-ed
Year Levels P - 12
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Macquarie Grammar School
Macquarie Grammar School, Sydney NSW
Open for Years 7-12, Macquarie Grammar offers a calm, friendly, professional and focused environment for students to prepare for their HSC.
Town or Suburb Sydney
Religion Secular
Main Gender Co-edCo-ed
School Type
  • Secondary School
Year Levels 7-12
Student Enrolments 200
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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 BoysGirls
School Type
  • Primary School
  • Secondary School
  • Primary through Secondary
Year Levels Kindergarten to Year 12
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Loreto Normanhurst
Loreto Normanhurst - Normanhurst NSW
A leading, Sydney, Catholic, independent day and boarding school for girls from Years 5-12, providing an excellent holistic education since 1897.
Town or Suburb Normanhurst
Religion Catholic
Main Gender BoysGirls
School Type
  • Primary School
  • Secondary School
  • Primary through Secondary
Year Levels Year 5 -12
Student Enrolments 1100
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Edstart
Edstart
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Town or Suburb Surry Hills
Main Gender Boys, girls, co-ed Boys/Girls/Co-ed
School Type
  • Early Learning
  • Primary School
  • Secondary School
  • Primary through Secondary
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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 BoysGirls
School Type
  • Early Learning
  • Primary School
  • Secondary School
  • Primary through Secondary
Year Levels ELC – Year 12
Student Enrolments Day – 900, Boarding – 90
IB

 An International Baccalaureate World School

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Monte Sant' Angelo Mercy College
Monte Sant' Angelo Mercy College, North Sydney NSW
An independent Catholic secondary day school for girls in Years 7 to 12, located in the heart of North Sydney.
Town or Suburb North Sydney
Religion Catholic
Main Gender BoysGirls
School Type
  • Secondary School
Year Levels Years 7 - 12
Student Enrolments 1200
IB

 An International Baccalaureate World School

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Northern Beaches Christian School (NBCS)
Northern Beaches Christian School - Terrey Hills NSW
NBCS aims to foster a culture of self-directed, student-led learning – growing students to be high-capacity leaders & creative thinkers.
Town or Suburb Terrey Hills
Religion Christian
Main Gender Co-edCo-ed
School Type
  • Early Learning
  • Primary School
  • Secondary School
  • Primary through Secondary
Year Levels Prep - Year 12
Student Enrolments 1300
Gifted and Talented Program available Gifted & Talented Program
Special Needs Program available
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Our Lady of the Rosary Catholic Primary School, Waitara NSW
Our Lady of the Rosary Catholic Primary School - Waitara NSW
Our Mercy values of hospitality, respect, integrity, compassion and service underpin all that makes our school special.
Town or Suburb Waitara
Religion Catholic
Main Gender Co-edCo-ed
School Type
  • Primary School
Year Levels Year K-6
Student Enrolments 265
Gifted and Talented Program available Gifted & Talented Program
Special Needs Program available
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Mater Maria Catholic College, Warriewood NSW
A co-educational systemic Catholic Day school focused on learning, collaboration and rich and positive relationships.
Town or Suburb Warriewood
Religion Catholic
Main Gender Co-edCo-ed
School Type
  • Secondary School
Year Levels Year 7 - Year 12
Crest/ Logo
Rouse Hill Anglican College
Rouse Hill Anglican College - Rouse Hill NSW
An Anglican co-educational school for students from Pre-K to Year Twelve.
Town or Suburb Rouse Hill
Religion Anglican
Main Gender Co-edCo-ed
School Type
  • Early Learning
  • Primary School
  • Secondary School
  • Primary through Secondary
Year Levels Pre-K to Year Twelve
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International Grammar School
Located within minutes of Sydney's CBD, IGS is a unique co-educational and secular independent school with a bilingual focus - from Preschool to Year 12.
Town or Suburb Ultimo
Religion Non Denominational
Main Gender Co-edCo-ed
School Type
  • Primary School
  • Secondary School
  • Primary through Secondary
Year Levels Pre School - Year 12
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Australian Christian College - Marsden Park
Australian Christian College - Marsden Park NSW
ACC Marsden Park is a K-12, co-educational, Christian school offering on campus education to students in northwest Sydney and online education to students in Years 1-10 across New South Wales.
Town or Suburb Marsden Park
Religion Christian
Main Gender Co-edCo-ed
School Type
  • Primary School
  • Secondary School
  • Primary through Secondary
Year Levels K-12
Student Enrolments 400 on campus and 250 online.
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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
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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 BoysGirls
School Type
  • Primary School
  • Secondary School
  • Primary through Secondary
Year Levels K to Year 12
Student Enrolments 1,200 students from Kindergarten to Year 12
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