Our spirit runs deep

Saint Stephen's College students are unique.
They embody the spirit of a school that fosters
integrity, commitment and respect.

Developing character

Our mission is to nurture and develop
individuals who are full of character.

Creating energy, esteem and expression

We believe in empowering students to know their own potential.

Embracing visionary

Our visionary technology encourages
rich learning experiences.

Inspiring hope

We inspire our students to
live their lives as engaged
local and global citizens.

About Saint Stephen’s College

Saint Stephen’s College is a co-educational, Preparatory to Year 12 independent school at the Gold Coast in Queensland, Australia.

Students at Saint Stephen’s College enjoy impressive success in all areas of academics, sporting and cultural pursuits, but it is the ‘spirit’ of our community that truly sets us apart from other schools. We strive to develop students who are full of character, who are empowered to reach their full potential, and who live their lives as responsible global and local citizens.

We value the development of global perspectives in
our students and we achieve this through integrating
our domestic students with our thriving community of international students. All of our students experience rich learning, excellent facilities and visionary technology such as our digitally interactive learning spaces that encourage rich engagement and collaboration.

We encourage you to book a personalised tour of our campus so that you can discover what's so special about Saint Stephen's College.

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Saint Stephen's College students together on campus with Headmaster Jamie Dorrington

The Goda Foundation

The Goda Foundation sponsors many opportunities for students to be transported outside of their comfort zones so that they can develop a deeper understanding of the world.

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International Students

Our international students make solid friendships, develop better language skills and experience the very best of Australian culture. We look forward to welcoming you to our thriving international community.

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What's been happening at the Collegerss feed

Important notice: Bus School Service change

Surfside Bus Time table Changes

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Optima Magazine

Optima is now in the Apple App Store. Download today for extra Optima content, including interactive features such as slideshows and galleries. Search for Optima Magazine. Or click here for regular on line issue

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New College App

Our very own Saint Stephen’s College iPhone and iPad App is now available from the App store as a FREE download.

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Celebrations on International Women’s Day

Saint Stephen’s College students, Old Scholars, teachers and parents shared their thoughts and feelings at the recent International Women’s Day celebrations. An audience of more than 300 packed the Goda Firkins Auditorium to hear guest speakers Freya Bidwell (Old Scholar), Belinda Eckstein (Old Scholar and teacher), Jennifer Hobbs (parent) and students from each year level.

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