At San Sisto College we value Truth (Veritas), Joy, Faith and Prayer, Justice and Compassion, Community and Service and A love of Learning.
We seek and appreciate excellence and beauty; seek and proclaim truth and connectedness with God and others; respect for self, others and all creation and passionately love life and learning.
(Taken from our Community Statement of Values and Vision)
San Sisto College... A Catholic community in the Dominican tradition where the heart, mind and spirit of each young woman is nurtured, challenged and shaped by the lived experience of the Gospel.
The San Sisto College curriculum provides a highly academic environment for all students, preparing girls for university, vocational employment or further training.
We seek to nurture, challenge and extend the learning of all girls to best meet their their individual talents, needs and aspirations.
San Sisto College offers school based apprenticeships and traineeships; alternative pathways for learning through nationally accredited certificate programs and access to enrolment in university subjects.
Our students are active participants in Debating, Maths and Science competitions and Social Justice and Service programs.
San Sisto College is undergoing extensive development to meet its growing needs. Our Performing and Creative Arts Centre, Cafe Caterina, Student Amenities and expanded and refurbished Library were opened recently. Our Siena Centre is a state of the art sport facility.
All students are part of our one-to-one laptop program.
San Sisto College is located in the leafy eastern suburb of Carina, only 8 kilometres from the centre of Brisbane. The College’s central location ensures that it enjoys excellent access to major bus routes, and is only a short bus ride to Cannon Hill Train Station.
San Sisto College is proud of its academic achievements with our girls receiving well above the state average in NAPLAN testing, wonderful OP results, a significant number of prestigious scholarships for university study and excellent vocational opportunities.