St Leo's Catholic College

St Leo's Catholic College

Wahroonga NSW, Sydney Northern Suburbs

St Leo’s Catholic College is located on six hectares in the leafy suburb of Wahroonga and is the only co-educational Catholic secondary school on Sydney’s Upper North Shore.

Why Choose St Leo’s?

  • We pride ourselves on being a caring, inclusive community. We have a strong reputation for pastoral care and knowing each individual student, helping them to grow their unique potential and find their passion.
  • A recently completed $25m campus and technology upgrade, providing new facilities including a $14m Creative and Performing Arts, Design, Technology and Hospitality centre.
  • Consistently strong academic results, with students regularly appearing in the HSC High Achiever and All-rounder lists. Over 70 per cent of students are offered university places annually.
  • Building on our academic results is our senior Passion into Excellence program — a personalised academic excellence program for every senior student. Individually tailored and mentored by our leadership team, the program tracks progress and sets personalised strategies to improve each student’s results in every subject.
  • Free Masterclasses during school holidays for seniors, led by internal and external subject experts.
  • Our custom Learning Den online learning platform for all students, featuring digital portfolios that students take with them to show future employers.
  • One-on-one student mentoring and coaching.
  • Our unique Pathways Program guides students and families, preparing for life beyond school. This extensive program forms partnerships with industry and higher education providers to help students develop 21st century workplace skills.
  • A wide range of Creative and Performing Arts (CAPA) opportunities enhanced by our new state-of-the-art CAPA facilities, including dance and drama studios, theatre with retractable seating, music rehearsal studios, art galleries and various other performance and learning spaces. There are also an incredible 16 co-curricular ensembles – all free for students.
  • A strong sporting culture — all students enjoy our regular Sport for Life program, while our Accelerated Sports Program allows talented athletes to progress to higher levels.
  • A range of other co-curricular offerings including overseas tours and an emphasis on social justice opportunities.

Please see our website or contact us for further information or to arrange a campus tour. We look forward to welcoming you to the St Leos’ community!

Key Facts

School uniform

The uniform is compulsory

Other Requirements

Boarding school

Offers IB

Accepts international students

Our Curriculum

Subjects Overview

Math classes: streamed
English classes: streamed
LOTE taught:
French, German, Japanese

Activities & Support Staff


Activities (46)


Extra-curricular (2)


Music (8)


Sports (14)

Support Staff

Support Staff (41)

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School Details









Principal: Mr Anthony Gleeson


16 Woolcott Avenue Wahroonga New South Wales 2076

Tel: (02) 9487 3555

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