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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Upcoming Events

Saturday, 20 October, 2:00pm

Alumni Day

Tuesday, 6 November, 11:30am

Melbourne Cup Ladies Lunch

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News and events

18 October, 2018

It takes a village to raise a child, not social media – HSC students undertake Duke of Edinburgh challenge in Fijian highlands

Gold Fiji Expedition and residential project 2018 During the holidays 27 students participated in the Gold Fiji experience. The girls completed their practice pack and paddle expedition which consisted of two days canoeing and two days hiking, as well as the residential project in a small village school in the highlands of Fiji. Read more… Read more >
27 September, 2018

Amber McCully Visits the Western Front

During the mid-year break, Year 11 student Amber McCully had the privilege to represent Brigidine College on a tour of the Western Front Battle sites with the Premier’s Anzac Memorial Scholarship (PAMS) tour. Read more about the trip here.     Read more >