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“At the heart of Loreto Normanhurst boarding are relationships and an inclusive feel. Boarding is about a network of friends from around the state, nation, and world… it's about opportunity and investing in your daughter’s future.”

Kate Kovacs, Director of Boarding

Who boards at Loreto?

Up to 185 boarders from Years 7 to 12.

The Boarding School welcomes students from the Sydney basin, country NSW,
interstate and Australian expatriate families. 85% of boarders come from country NSW.

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What makes Loreto Boarding so special?
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From the Director of Boarding

Living and Growing Together

Boarding at Loreto offers a caring, stable and safe environment with experienced staff.

Boarder Wellbeing

  • Boarding Coordinators provide daily care for boarders and are supported by the Boarding Heads of House and the Deans of Boarding.

  • A culture of security, social connectedness and positive regard is actively encouraged and fostered.

  • Community Weekends once a term with organised activities.

  • Smooth transition to boarding through a Buddy system in the boarding and day schools.

  • Years 7 and 8 enjoy shared accommodation and the benefits of communal living and relationship building.

Academic Support

  • Structured study routine.

  • Academic Care Manager and Homework Helpers.

  • Academic Mentors.

  • Access to the Library.

Extra-curricular Opportunities

  • High rate of participation in a wide variety of extra-curricular pursuits such as creative and performing arts, debating, oratory, and sport.

  • Saturday sport is compulsory for Year 7-10 boarders.
  • Leadership opportunities for all year levels.

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