Explore Boarding (Year 7-12)

Who boards at Loreto Normanhurst?

Over 200 boarders from Year 7 to 12.

The Boarding School welcomes students from the Sydney basin, country NSW, interstate, Australian expatriate families, and international families. Over 80% of boarders come from country NSW.

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Boarding School Tours

Families will take part in a tour of the Boarding School led by a member of staff and then enjoy a guided tour of the Secondary School grounds and facilities.

Our Enrolments Team will meet you on arrival and will be on hand to answer any questions at the end of the tour.

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From the Director of Boarding, Kate Kovacs

Hear from our


Georgia and Charlotte

Boarders from Dunedoo, NSW


Boarder from Adelong, NSW


Aims of Boarding

Our boarders add a unique dimension to our wonderful school and are an integral part of the Loreto Normanhurst community.


The Boarding School develops the girls’ growth and development by:

  • Providing opportunities to participate in the expression of their faith.
  • Providing a variety of experiences to encourage spiritual, physical, social, emotional, moral, and intellectual growth.
  • Teaching them to live with and respect others.
  • Encouraging them to acknowledge their gifts and talents and share them with others.
  • Encouraging self-motivation and self-discipline.
  • Providing an environment that allows them to feel safe and cared for.

To ensure the girls are secure in their values system and boundaries, the Boarding School aims to:

  • Deepen their commitment to be a woman of understanding, tolerance, empathy, compassion, and resilience.
  • Encourage personal responsibility, learning with practical guidance from study and academic supports.
  • Create an environment where each boarder learns to value truth and respect for others.
  • Encourage and establish high standards of organisation and good routines, punctuality, participation, and care for property and personal appearance.
  • Develop leadership and the ability to work as a team.
  • Build and foster community between boarders, staff, parents, and the wider Loreto Normanhurst community.

Boarding Prospectus

Discover how Boarding at Loreto Normanhurst offers a truly unique experience for your daughter that enriches her education.

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