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CBC St Kilda

CBC St Kilda

VIC, Melbourne City Central









About CBC St Kilda

A CBC education goes beyond the academic. We foster a sense of belonging and actively promote hope, curiosity, creativity and courage in all that we do. We have a valuable relationship with our adjacent sister school, PCW Melbourne, where some VCE classes are shared. At CBC St Kilda, we take pride in our ability to challenge and nurture students in ways that bring about their intellectual and emotional growth so they are equipped to be valued and creative contributors in an ever-changing world.

A CBC parent writes, ‘…My goal was to raise resilient, compassionate and resourceful young men. I believe they are well on their way to living a life of purpose. I am very proud of my boys and I thank each of you who have participated in their development…’.

At CBC St Kilda we cultivate boys’ character — and we think character comes about by creating the right atmosphere, learning culture and moral frameworks for them as people. New students regularly say they quickly have a feeling of belonging at CBC, and that their teachers are very caring and go out of their way to help them with their learning. We believe that without love and care young men won’t prosper. The warmth and strong sense of community does a great deal to keep students safe, engaged and connected to college life.

CBC is committed to maintaining these special qualities in all our much-respected contemporary learning programs, which includes a separate Year 9 campus. Through these unique programs, teachers explore learning in ways that include student directed approaches to encourage the use of a range of media. This not only develops the right skills, but also promotes independence and motivation. CBC’s contemporary approaches to learning include an extended use of data to provide students and teachers with valuable feedback about their performance, including strategies to enhance growth. Learning at CBC not only occurs in the classroom but everywhere. Our camps, overseas partnerships leadership, co-curricular programs and social justice events are all designed to promote risk, knowledge and resilience, whilst developing the character of each person.

Academic and General Excellence scholarships are available, and college tours take place throughout the year.

For more information, please visit our website or contact our College Registrar on (03) 9529 6611.

Main campus: 11 Westbury Street, St Kilda East VIC 3183
Year 9 campus:
295 Carlisle Street, Balaclava VIC 3183
+61 3 9529 6611  
F:  +61 3 9521 3708

Key facts

School uniform

School Uniform

The uniform is compulsory

Number of students

Total enrolment: 543
In high school: 543
In Year 12: 59

Gender in depth

Other requirements

Boarding school

Offer IB

Accepts international students

Offers VCAL

Offers VET

Our Curriculum

Subjects overview

Subjects overivew

Math classes: vertical, streamed and mixed
English classes: mixed
LOTE taught:
Italian, Japanese

Senior secondary subjects overview

Senior Secondary Subjects overivew

39 VCE level 3/4 studies
108 VCE students

Senior secondary programs overview

Senior Secondary programs overivew

18 VET program(s) available
57 VET students
VCAL Available

How our students performed in Year 12

VCE Results

Scores of 40+ 7%

Median Score 31

Satisfactory completions of VCE 100%

Satisfactory completions of VET 91%


Bachelor enrolled 57%

TAFE/VET enrolled 22%

Apprentice/Trainee 4%

Employed 13%

Activities and Support staff



8 music options
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41 sporting activities
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97 other clubs, activities and services
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Support staff

Support Staff

103 support staff
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School Details

Principal: Mr Gerald Bain-King

11 Westbury Street St Kilda East VIC 3183
295 Carlisle Street Balaclava VIC 3183

Tel: (03) 9529 6611

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