Brigidine College St Ives is a Catholic independent school dedicated to the education of girls.

Framed by its motto, Fortiter et Suaviter, Strength and Gentleness, this education combines the spiritual, academic, physical and cultural dimensions of learning. With excellent academic results, a high level of achievement in the performing arts and sport and a strong commitment to service, girls at Brigidine are challenged to think and experience beyond their boundaries, to have the courage to question their world and model Christ’s teachings in their lives.

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News and events

14 October, 2020

Leading with Compassion

2020 has certainly been a steep learning curve for us all. Mindful of the many challenges the Brigidine College community is facing the College Board has resolved to freeze tuition fees at their current rate for 2021. We encourage our students to live the school’s motto – Fortiter et Suaviter – and to lead with… Read more >
10 September, 2020

A record 13 OnStage Nominations

We are thrilled to report that we have received a record number of 13 HSC Drama students being nominated for OnStage for their individual performances. OnStage is the outstanding exhibition held by NESA showcasing outstanding individual performances from the HSC Drama. Read more >
31 August, 2020

HSC Music Evening

As our Year 12 students approach the end of their studies at Brigidine we are fortunate to share and view their talents at work. Next Monday 31 August at 6pm we will be delighted to share the Year 12 HSC Music Evening with you. This is a wonderful opportunity for our students to present pieces… Read more >