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Why Edmund Rice

Edmund Rice College has been educating boys since 1926.

Edmund Rice College is an independent Catholic boys school in the Edmund Rice tradition, catering for Students in Years 7 to 12 located in the heart of the Illawarra. Wonderfully diverse in its nature, the College welcomes boys from all over the Illawarra providing young men with a wide array of educational experiences and opportunities.

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At Edmund Rice College, we understand how important it is to choose the right school for your son. With so many things to consider, it can be a difficult decision. That’s why we recommend that you speak to our Registrar, who can help inform your decision. We also encourage you to take a tour so you and your son can experience the College together.

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Our Student Learning Outcomes

  • 100%

    Careers Mentoring

    of Senior Students are mentored on possible career pathways.

  • 100%

    Early Admission into University

    of year 12 Students who applied for early admission in 2022 were successfully admitted.

  • 53

    Secured Apprenticeships

    students secured apprenticeships in 2022.

  • 100%

    UOW Summer Master Class

    of our students who participated received a Distinction result or above.

  • 100%

    Transition to Further Education or Employment

    of our senior students successfully transition from our College with a career plan.