Our Mission

​The community of students, parents, teachers and friends of Our Lady’s College seeks to uphold the ideals of Mary MacKillop (foundress of the Josephite Order) and values excellence as embodied in the College motto, “Ad Altiora Ever Higher”. Within the wider context of the universal Catholic Church, we believe in the importance of the family and respect the dignity of each person.

​Our V​​ision

Our Vision is to empower young women to become self-directed and reflective individuals who enact Christ's mission by contributing positively to a changing world.

Our ​Mission

Our Mission is to provide a high quality Catholic education for young women in a vibrant, caring and engaging environment that prioritises tradition, excellence and community.

Our Values

Our values of compassion, justice, integrity and service, as lived through the example of St Mary of the Cross MacKillop, are strengthened through the three priorities of Tradiition, Excellence and Community.


The College's values, culture and practices reflect our Josephite tradition.


The College pursues excellence in all dimensions of College life by providing quality teaching and learning that encourages all students to achieve their full potential.


The College recognises our responsibility as stewards of our school environment and plans strategically for a sustainable future.

The college nurtures the growth of relationships so that all members experience a sense of belonging ina supportive and inclusive community and in turn are able to contribute in a positive way to the wider world.