St Clare’s College Waverley

Principal Kerrie McDiarmid
Year levels 7 to 12
Enrolment numbers 469
Boarding or day day
Phone (02) 9389 1929
Fax (02) 9389 3503
Postal address 41-51 Carrington Road, Waverley, 2024

Founded in 1884 by the Poor Clare Sisters St Clare’s College Waverley provides a catholic Education for young women in the Franciscan Tradition. The College provides a strong academic program that is designed to foster enthusiasm and an eagerness to learn and to enable students to meet the challenges of a changing and increasingly technological world. The academic program is supplemented by formal enrichment and learning support programs to cater for students with a wide range of interests and abilities. Pastoral Care is incorporated into every aspect of College life with an emphasis on the development of positive relationships resilience and leadership. Life at St Clare’s is enriched by student involvement in co-curricular activities with a focus on academic pursuits social justice and environmental initiatives and involvement in representative and local sporting competitions. Embracing the spirit of St Clare and St Francis of Assisi the College is committed to educating young women promoting personal excellence serving all peoples and recognising God in all Creation. Inspired by the teachings of St Clare and St Francis members of the College Community treasure the integrity and gifts of each person a compassionate and reconciling heart and reverence for creation.