Marist College Ashgrove, QLD







Established: 1940

Principal: Michael Newman

Address: 142 Frasers Rd , Ashgrove 4060


Key Information


129 Teaching

116 Non Teaching


Please visit College website (Year 7)

Please visit College website (Year 12)

QCE Subjects



English as a second language, French, Japanese


VET Available

About our school

Marist College Ashgrove boasts over 80 years of experience in nurturing and empowering young men to reach their full potential. Situated in the inner-city suburb of Ashgrove, the College spans a picturesque 26-hectare campus, catering to a diverse student body of nearly 1800 day and boarding students from Years 5 to 12.

Marist offers a wide array of academic subjects, a renowned music program, diverse sporting opportunities and a strong commitment to ministry and mission, facilitating spiritual growth during a student’s tenure. With state-of-the-art facilities, Marist provides a wealth of opportunities for students to explore their passions and interests.

Diversity thrives at Marist, where students from around the world unite to receive a Catholic education within the Marist tradition and charism. The College excels in individualised care, ensuring each student can achieve their personal best in all areas.

Ultimately, Marist College Ashgrove offers a comprehensive education that equips young men for success in their chosen paths. It stands as an ideal choice for families seeking a well- rounded education and a vibrant and nurturing community.

Quick Facts

  • Marist College Ashgrove was founded in 1940
  • Our school sits on a 26-hectare site just 7km from Brisbane’s CBD
  • Our Boarding House is home to boys from across Australia and overseas • In 2022, 44% of Marist Year 12 students received an ATAR above 90
  • 70% overall improvement in NAPLAN literacy and numeracy for students moving from Years 5 to 7 and Years 7 to 9
  • Students engage in a variety of service opportunities to the least advantaged
  • There are an extensive 16 sporting codes on offer in the competitive AICn competition
  • Our Arts Department is recognised nationally for the high calibre of music and student works produced
  • An integrated and comprehensive Pastoral Plan Program from Years 5-12

More from the school

Upcoming Dates

Fri Jul

Marist College Ashgrove, QLD – Head of College Tour 19 July 2024

July 19, 2024 - 8:30 am

Wed Oct

Marist College Ashgrove, QLD – Head of College Tour 17 October 2024

October 16, 2024 - 9:30 pm


  • Cyprian Pavilion – a private function space overlooking the stunning. McMahon Oval. Suitable for private functions, sporting presentations, seminars and more.
  • Champagnat Centre – a multi-purpose gymnasium suitable sporting activities, conferences and with a second-level viewing area, large seated performances.
  • The Draney Theatre – a 300 seat auditorium with experimental theatre and a large foyer for entertaining this location is ideal for performances.
  • Sporting Precinct – with 8 large fields suitable for a variety of sports, athletics precinct, 2
    fullsize indoor basketball/volleyball courts, 5 outdoor multipurpose courts, 13 cricket nets, rock climbing wall, 6 tennis courts and an Olympic sized 50m heated swimming pool, we have everything to cater for your next sporting event.
  • Accommodation – the College has six boarding houses that can cater for up to 216 guests during Queensland School Holidays. Each with convenient facilities including recreation areas, private meeting rooms, kitchen facilities and a large dining room with buffet-style food
  • Chapel – Our 300-seat chapel is a place of special significance and is available for weddings and funerals.
  • Classrooms – We have a number of classrooms that are available outside of school hours.
  • Catering – The College Chef and his professional team can take care of all your food and beverage requirements. Should you wish to engage these services our team will work with you to ensure you make the right choices for your event. A range of pre-existing menu and service selections are available, alternatively, you can cater the event yourself. More information can be provided upon request.

2021 NAPLAN Results

Year Reading Writing Spelling Grammar Numeracy
Year 5 543 505 512 522 533
Year 7 580 547 563 572 605
Year 9 617 585 596 612 637

This table above shows the average student results for the year 2021. Data sourced from:

2022 NAPLAN Results

Year Reading Writing Spelling Grammar Numeracy
Year 5 546 514 524 529 534
Year 7 578 556 570 573 599
Year 9 625 591 599 620 624

This table above shows the average student results for the year 2022. Data sourced from:

Campus Locations

Main Campus

142 Frasers Rd , Ashgrove, 4060

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