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St Mary’s College | Parent Fact Sheet

Have you considered St Mary’s College for your son? Have a look at our parent fact sheet.

Why choose St Mary’s College?

St Mary’s College is an all-boys Roman Catholic College for students from years 5 to 12. It has a long and rich history stretching back until 1899, making it a highly respected establishment within the region. This Edmund Rice school asks students, and staff, to strive for the four Touchstones of Gospel Spirituality, Liberation through Education, Inclusivity and Justice and Solidarity.

The boys at this school are called to achieve excellence in their areas of holistic education, be they spiritual, academic, sporting, cultural or social. The staff and administration of St Mary’s College are specialists in boys education – learning is relevant and the plethora of opportunities invited challenges boys to make the very most of their time.

What sporting and co-curricular options are there at this Toowoomba establishment?

Students can take part in the following sporting activities:

  • Swimming
  • Cricket
  • Soccer
  • Basketball
  • Futsal
  • Touch football
  • Rugby league
  • Volleyball
  • Cross-country
  • Athletics

Students can take part in the following co-curricular activities:

  • Instrumental groups
  • Vocal ensembles
  • Music tuition
  • Debating and public speaking
  • Various clubs and societies (depending on student interest levels)

What are the transport options to the campus?

St Mary’s College provide a lot of information about their transportation system. Follow this link to find information about bus services, bicycle travel and some information on traffic safety.

What are the school fees per year?

The following figures are based on general tuition fees. There are other associated levies and costs. Please note that there is a discount for subsequent children from the same family.

  • Year 5 to 6: $1970
  • Year 7 to 10: $3650
  • Year 11 to 12: $3800

What are the boarding options at St Mary’s College?

St Mary’s College does not have boarding facilities.

Does St Mary’s College offer scholarships and how do we apply?

Unfortunately, this school is not currently offering scholarships.

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Janine Mergler

Janine Mergler is a veteran Queensland teacher, graduating from QUT with a BEd majoring in Social Sciences. After many years in the classroom, Janine moved on to academia. She has proudly trained new generations of teachers in her role as a lecturer at Queensland University of Technology Faculty of Education. She has also worked in the Queensland Government as an education specialist, developing education resources and delivering community awareness programs to help families conserve water. Currently she is the owner and editor of Families Magazine, a publication specifically targeted at parents who value a quality education for children.  Janine leads a team of professionals who write about family lifestyle, early childhood, schools and education information and family-friendly events.

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