St Francis de Sales College is a R-12 Catholic Co-educational College located in the township of Mount Barker, a 30 minute drive from Adelaide’s city centre. Mount Barker is a thriving regional centre with a population of approximately 15,000 people, surrounded by a beautiful landscape of open farmland and natural vegetation.
Central to the St Francis de Sales College ethos is a culture that nurtures students to participate in a journey of personal faith within a caring, inclusive and supportive community. This environment promotes academic achievement, a love of learning and an acknowledgement of the unique gifts of each student. The College aims to provide students with quality education, helping them to achieve excellence in school, life and career. Many subject pathways and options are available to suit the personalised needs of the student.
St Francis de Sales College offers exciting opportunities to meet the needs of every student by giving them a focus on personal learning and promoting a clear sense of self-worth and wellbeing. The College base their ethos on that of Saint Francis de Sales (1567-1622), who said ‘Be who you are and be that well’. He envisioned a world where all people are capable of achieving their goals and positively influencing the world in which they live.
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CRICOS Provider Number: 03516C