Welcome to St Dominic's Priory College

We welcome your interest in St Dominic's Priory College established in 1884 in North Adelaide by the English Dominican Sisters.

The College offers girls from Reception to Year 12 a distinctive, high quality educational experience within the Catholic Faith tradition. The holistic education offered is supportive of the families with whom we share our role, and respectful of each student's unique qualities, needs and aspirations.

Nationally, we are affiliated with Dominican schools in Australia, and internationally we share the charism of Dominican Schools, Colleges and Universities around the world. This Dominican tradition is based in a love of the Gospel of Jesus Christ and a respect and enthusiasm for learning in all its branches. Veritas/Truth is the motto which unites us.

Our enrolment profile is richly diverse by birth, culture and ethnicity. It offers for each student an opportunity to interact with, and learn from, each other's perspectives on a daily basis, and gives added impetus for a real understanding of Gospel justice. Students at St Dominic's Priory College consistently achieve academic results which are second to none. In a variety of careers, they go on to make a significant contribution to the community.

The adoption by St Dominic's Priory College of the International Baccalaureate Middle Years Program (IB MYP) is a decision which reflects our belief in its global perspective. The IB MYP acknowledges the importance of enquiry as a basis of learning. The IB MYP "Profile of the Learner" aligns well with our Christian Vision and Values.

Enjoy your tour of this website. Our Enrolment Office welcomes further queries you may have and invites you to book in for a Tour of the College Campus.

Sr Jillian Havey OP, A.M., M.A. (London), B.A., Grad. Dip. (Ed Admin.)


 

 

News and Events

Gala Day 2017

May 24 2017
Here at the College we pride ourselves on educating young women with a sense of compassion and an understanding of the importance for social justice.  Students and staff and ou...

Year 10 Retreat

May 17 2017
...and other news Gala Day is nearly here!  While some showers will not deter us from enjoying all the things on offer, it is time to remember to dress for the weather.  Once again...

St Dominic's in Action

May 10 2017
"The importance of student outreach
in service to the wider community."
                  ...

Term 2 Begins

May 03 2017
As our students settle in at the start of this new term, our secondary staff are preparing for the first of two Parent-Teacher Interview evenings.  The partnership which is forged between f...

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