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. St. Dominic's students 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 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

Eyes to the Floor

Aug 24 2016
The Hall is abuzz with Activity As we hit the mid-way mark of term and see out the final days of winter, the Hall is the place to be, with the Year 12 Production of 'Eyes to the Floor...

Getting Our Game On...

Aug 17 2016
It was a week of Quizzes, Expos and Launches... As we steam towards the mid-way point of term, with Book Week and the Year 12 Drama Production on the horizon, we have kicked off Science Week...

St Dominic's Day Mass

Aug 10 2016
Today's Bulletin is not to be missed. It may be a short week here at St. Dominic's but there's no shortage of things happening!  In today's Bulletin, we feature a colour...

Aurecon Bridge Building Competition SUCCESS!

Aug 03 2016
Congratulations to our two Year 9 Teams who placed FIRST and SECOND in the 2016 Competition! This week's Bulletin features an exciting overview of last Thursday's Aurecon Bridge Buil...

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