St Patrick’s College

St Patrick’s College is a Catholic secondary school for boys located in Ballarat, Victoria.

The College was founded in 1893 by the Christian Brothers under the patronage of the Bishop of Ballarat, Dr James Moore. The College caters for both day and boarding students, The College is located on Sturt Street Ballarat and is part of a recognised education precinct with its close proximity to Ballarat Clarendon College, Loreto College and Ballarat High School.

The aim of the College is to support parents in educating their sons within the Catholic tradition and the spirit of Edmund Rice.St Patrick’s College maintains an inclusive enrolment policy, is generally considered a low fee school and offers a broad range of curricular and co-curricular options to cater for boys with a range of needs.

This is highlighted by the wide range of options taken up by graduates ranging from tertiary studies to traineeships and apprenticeships.

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College announces 2024 student leadership

St Patrick’s College is delighted to announce its student leaders for 2024.


Year 7 2025 Information Session: Register your attendance today

St Patrick’s College is delighted to invite your family to the Year 7 2025 Information Session on Wednesday 11 October from 5pm-6.30pm.


Performing arts students celebrated at presentation dinner

SPC has celebrated the outstanding achievements of students across the areas of drama, debating, public speaking and music.


Old Boys in the News – September 2023

Our Old Collegians have been making the headlines, including: It’s fantastic to see many familiar faces working on the College’s new $20m Performing Arts Centre at the moment. A number of the workers on site at the moment are Old Collegians, pictured above with College Principal Steven O’Connor, ranging from designers to a large team…