Star of the Sea College, Brighton VIC

Gender

Girls

Years

7-12

Enrolments

1200

Established: 1964

Principal: Mary O’Connor

Address: 80 Martin Street, Brighton 3186

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Key Information

Staff

117 Teaching

40 Non Teaching

Fees

$11,600 (Year 7)

$13,950 (Year 12)

VCE Subjects

41

Languages

Japanese, German & Italian

Features

VET Available

About our school

Armed with empathy, collaboration, cooperation and critical-thinking skills, we strive to prepare our students to achieve their potential and be change agents for a better world. In doing so, they are able to build resilience and succeed during times of adversity, whilst living out the College motto: ‘Deeds not Words’. The Catholic religion is foundational in the spirituality and religious life of the College. Students are encouraged to live out Christian values and to explore and deepen their personal spirituality and relationship with God in the spirit of Nano Nagle and the Presentation Sisters.

Star of the Sea College encourages students to strive and excel. VCE results growth over the past decade has been formally recognised through the Age ‘Schools that excel 2020 southern Melbourne (nongovernment )’ , and the Herald Sun Better education VCE catholic school ranking of 6th in the state. Every Star of the Sea College student is encouraged, supported and tries their very best, to be their best, not just for herself but for the wider world.

Quick Facts

  • Sports across 4 terms as part of GSV
  • Stacella – A Cappella and Competition Choirs, Bands and Music Ensembles, and Irish Dancing
  • Drama / Music Festival / Musical / Production / Backstage Crew
  • Debating
  • Outreach – Soup Van / Friday Night Tutoring / Sacred Heart Mission/ St Kilda Mums
  • Academic Competitions
  • Environmental Activities
  • Great Victorian Bike Ride (COVID-19 permitting)
  • Writers Collective / Write a Book in a Day
  • Study Tours – NASA / New York Arts Tour / China Humanities Tour (COVID-19 permitting)

More from the school

Facilities

  • Arts Centre / Visual Arts Centre
  • Darkroom
  • Design & Technology Centre
  • Food Technology Centre
  • Science Labs x 4
  • Lecture Theatre
  • Library Resource Centre
  • LOTE Resource Centre
  • Media Suites
  • Music Centre
  • Performing Arts / Drama Centre
  • Careers
  • Cafeteria
  • Performance spaces x 3
  • Chapel
  • Counselling Room x 2
  • Hall x 3
  • Yr 12 Study Centre
  • Basketball Courts – indoor & outdoor x 4
  • Tennis courts x 4
  • Gymnasium
  • Netball courts – indoor & outdoor x 3
  • Volleyball – indoor & outdoor x 3
  • Soccer
  • Hockey

NAPLAN Results

Year Reading Writing Spelling Grammar Numeracy
Year 7 575 564 564 581 561
Year 9 626 588 605 613 613

This table above shows the average student results at this school for the year 2019.
Naplan data is sourced from: https://www.myschool.edu.au

Destinations

University enrolled: 81%
TAFE/VET enrolled 8%
Employment 2%

Campus Locations

Main Campus

80 Martin Street, Brighton, 3186

Second Campus

North Rd, Brighton, 3186

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