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St Aidan's Anglican Girls' School


11 Ruthven Street, 
Queensland 4075

General Overview

St Aidan’s School Council Ltd

ABN 31 074 999 527

A School of the Society of the Sacred Advent

Girls day school
Founded in 1929
Number of Students: 750               
Number of International Students:  50
Nationality mix of international students:  China, Hong Kong
CRICOS Provider Code: 01194K

Website: www.staidans.qld.edu.au

St Aidan's Anglican Girls School was founded in 1929, by the Sisters of the Society of the Sacred Advent.  St Aidan's strives to provide excellence in education, in a caring, friendly environment, where each individual, nurtured and shaped by the values of the Christian Faith, has the opportunity to achieve her full potential and to develop a passion for life and for learning.

St Aidan's has around 850 students who are involved in over 34 subjects, play 17 different sports, 350 play an instrument and that’s just the start.  St Aidan's staff share the ups and downs, the joys and the challenges and are very proud of their graduates – many thousands since 1929.

 St Aidan's is adjacent to Corinda Railway Station with direct access to the city.  A public and private transport network; including bus and train, provides convenient access to the School.  The St Aidan's Sports Fields, "Ambiwerra", comprise 10 hectares of parkland surrounded by Oxley Creek.  These fields are approximately 10 minutes walking distance from St Aidan's.

An outstanding school for your daughter: Top 10 reasons why Australian families choose St Aidan's

  • One of the most sought after, prestigious girls' schools in Brisbane
  • Outstanding academic results every year
  • Wide curriculum offering 34 subject choices to students
  • Excellence in education
  • 65 % St Aidan's students got A & B in QCS test statewide
  • 40% achieving OP between 1 to 5
  • 96% St Aidan's students got OP between 1-15
  • Direct access to Brisbane CBD
  • Conveniently located in Brisbane's beautiful Western suburbs

School Facilities

•    Fully Air Conditioned School   
•    Language and Computer laboratories
•    Visual Art, Textile &  Design studios   
•    Computerised Graphics Classroom
•    Art, Drama, Dance and Music Studios  
•    Senior and Junior Libraries
•    Wireless Networked School;   
•    Science and Technology Centre
•    Auditorium   
•    Swimming Pool
•    Physical Education and Fitness Centre
•    Athletics Oval   
•    ‘Ambiwerra‘ Sporting Fields  comprising 10 hectares of sporting facilities

Curriculum at St Aidan's

Year 11-12 subjects offered (subject to change)

  • Accounting
  • Business Organisation & Management
  • Information Processing & Technology
  • Information Technology Systems
  • English
  • English Extension (Literature)
  • Physical Education
  • Home Economics
  • Graphics
  • Mathematics A
  • Mathematics B
  • Mathematics C
  • Chinese
  • French
  • German
  • Japanese
  • Biological Science
  • Chemistry
  • Physics
  • Economics
  • Geography
  • Modern History
  • Study of Religion
  • Study of Society and Environment
  • English Communication
  • Literacy & Numeracy (Practical Numeracy)
  • Drama
  • Music
  • Music Extension (Performance)

Tertiary Pathways

The process of subject selection for senior secondary students enables them to access a number of pathway options leading to tertiary studies or employment on completing Year 12.  A range of of opportunities are available to students for university studies, work placements, school-based apprenticeships and traineeships.  The school counsellors assist students in the subject selection process to maximise their tertiary sector opportunities in accordance with their career goals, interests and capabilities.  Over 96% of St Aidan's students progress to Tertiary Education each year.


•    Equestrian   
•    Cricket; Softball, Basketball;
•    Touch Football, Soccer   
•    Swimming
•    Artistic and Rhythmic Gymnastics   
•    Hockey
•    Tennis, Volleyball, Rowing,   
•    Track and Field Athletics, Cross Country

Compulsory Tuition Fees

Enrolment Confirmation Fee (payable on acceptance of Enrolment Offer)

Enrolment Tuition Fee Deposit (Holding deposit that will be credited towards the first semester tuition fees)


Tuition per year (Prep -Year 6)

Tuition per year (Year 7 -Year 12)

Annual General Levy

Technology Levy

Infrastructure Levy


Compulsory Non-Tuition fees

Overseas Student Health Cover (approximate per year)

School uniforms (approximate)

Stationery (approximate per year)

NAPLAN fee (Years 3, 5, 7 and 9 only)

Queensland Curriculum & Assessment Authority fees (Years 11 & 12 only)

School Camps (varies between year levels)


Homestay fees

Homestay rent per term (school weeks only)

International Student Bond


Additional Fees & Services (Optional)

Airport Pick-Up or Homestay Transfer

School Holiday Homestay Fee (per week)

Possessions storage over the Christmas holidays (per week)

Foundation Building Fund Donation (per year)

St Aidan’s School Bus (transport to and from school- per week)

Music Instrument Hire (per semester)

Instrumental Music Tuition (per half hour)

Star Tutoring (per lesson)

Replacement textbooks

School Social Events (dances, formals etc)- approximate per event

Extra- Curricular Activities (Average per activity)

Representative Uniforms (per activity)




















$50- $550

















At cost


$50- $200

$20- $80

$50- $150