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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Discover the BDC Advantage

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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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High Performance & Athlete Development

A program designed to be supportive, flexible and responsive to individual student needs, and will help provide our students who are at elite levels in performance, composing, dance and sports to continue to strive at the highest level.

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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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“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 15 2024

Bishop Druitt College's "The...

Bishop Druitt College is thrilled to announce the triumphant conclusion of its captivating musical production,...

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Wed, May 15 2024

Principal's News Term 2...

To be part of something great… The Little Mermaid musical was a sold-out success. We...

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Tue, May 14 2024

Chaplain's Chat - Happy...

This week at BDC we join with churches around the world, remembering the coming of...

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Tue, May 14 2024

Farnworth visit with Ted...

On Friday 3 May, Mrs Harris and the Year 11 Agriculture class went out to...

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Tue, May 14 2024

Year 2 Camp

On Monday, Year 2 and ELC went on an excursion to Bongil Bongil Picnic Area....

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Tue, May 14 2024

Sport News Term 2...

Round 2 - 6/5/24 v Orara High at Coffs Synthetics Our Under 15 Boys football...

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Upcoming Events

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Thu, Feb 8 2024

BDC Playgroup Locations

9:00am

Valla Beach Community Hall, Emerald Beach Cherry Haven, Urunga Neighbourhood Centre, Coffs Harbour Bishop Druitt College

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Tue, May 28 2024

Open Day

9:00am

111 North Boambee Road, Coffs Harbour, 2450

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