On the Upper North Shore. A short walk from Waitara Station.
Applications should be submitted when your child is in Years 5 or 6. Existing families should apply 2 years prior to commencement, as siblings cannot be guaranteed a place.
There are a number of methods depending on the starting point.
Bus direct to school. Train travel to Waitara station then a short walk down Yardley Avenue. Free travel is available to students who live more than 2.6km distance from the School. Application forms available on request.
Applications for Year 7 often exceed places available. As outlined in the Diocesan Enrolment Policy, priority is given to practicing Catholic families. Positions are offered as vacancies occur.
A wide choice of subjects is available including traditional core academic subjects, the full range of subjects in the Humanities as well as a range of subjects in Creative and Performing Arts, Technology and Applied Studies, PDHPE, Languages and Vocational courses. Please visit Teaching and Learning.
Representative and school-based sport in the following areas: rugby league, rugby union, football, basketball, netball, tennis, cricket, volleyball, swimming, softball, athletics, touch football, aerobics, water polo, cross country, surfing, surf lifesaving, biathlon and golf. Please visit our Sport.
A wide co-curricular program includes opportunities for sporting representation and performing arts representation, debating, public speaking, music tuition, bands, musical soirees, drama productions, Outdoor Education Program, Retreat Program and the Duke of Ed program. Please visit Beyond the Classroom.
A wide range of bands. Please visit Creative and Performing Arts.
Unfortunately we are unable to accept Overseas Students.
Please visit Vocational Education
Gifted students are well catered for through a differentiated curriculum and access to external competitions such as the Da Vinci Decathlon.
The staff of the College have a strong focus on knowing each student’s academic strengths, weaknesses and interests. Through this focus and differentiated instruction, the special needs of all students are addressed. St Leo’s is a school community that caters for a wide range of students with individual special needs. We have a completely inclusive school program with integrated support for individual students’ needs. For further information contact the Leader of Learning Support and visit Learning Support.