Discover Bishop Druitt College

Our purpose is to transform the lives of our students every day, with the aim of Bishop Druitt College being the foremost K-12 college on the North Coast of New South Wales.

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Meet our Principal

'The student journey at BDC is more than a collection of exciting educational opportunities. It is a transformative experience.'

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“At Bishop Druitt College we see the balance between an outstanding academic environment and a safe and caring pastoral community as being the key to producing world prepared citizens.“

Our Vision & Values

Bishop Druitt College was founded on the pursuit of excellence, with the vision of creating a premium K-12 independent educational experience.

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Our Philosophy

Learning should be innovative, adaptive, resourceful and collaborative.

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The BDC Advantage

Learning & Teaching

Our mission is to ‘light fires not fill buckets’.

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Enhancing Wellbeing

A supportive and caring environment where students can reach their intellectual, spiritual, physical, emotional and social potential.

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Beyond the Classroom

Students develop diverse skills, find new passions, expand friendship groups and build upon their sense of belonging.

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“As a graduate engineer at Cochlear, it is with great pride that I reflect on Bishop Druitt College as an open door to the world that I know and love today. The value I place on community, my respect for education and my closest friendships are all anchored here.“
— Hugh Chan | Dux of Bishop Druitt College 2012

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Latest News

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Wed, May 25 2022

New BDC Nurse -...

We heard from Alice about her exciting new role here at BDC and here...

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Wed, May 25 2022

Chaplain's Chat Term 2 Week 5

I have been thinking about leadership lately and what it looks like. The 2022 Election...

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Wed, May 25 2022

Junior Primary News Term...

ELC ELC Kindergarten have been learning to write sentences independently using the sounds they have...

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Wed, May 25 2022

Da Vinci Decathlon

On Monday and Tuesday, 16 and 17 of May students from Year 7-11 travelled down...

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Wed, May 25 2022

Year 5 Tyalgum Camp

On the 18th of May, nearly all the Year 5’s ventured off to Tyalgum Retreat for...

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Wed, May 25 2022

​Winter Uniform Years K...

From Week 6 Monday 30 May, full winter uniform is to be worn from K...

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Upcoming Events

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Wed, Jun 8 2022

BDC Kidpreneur Market Stall

12:50pm

Year 6 verandah at BDC

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