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


Latest News

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Tue, Oct 26 2021

Beanies for Brain Cancer...

On Friday Week 5 (5 November), BDC will be hosting a fundraiser to support the...

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Wed, Oct 20 2021

Special report: Managing overwhelm

Due to the pandemic, the world we now live in is a very different...

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Thu, Oct 14 2021

2021 Term 4 Week 2

FROM THE PRINCIPAL  Principal's Update - 2021 Term 4 Week 2 - including year 12 commencement...

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Thu, Oct 14 2021

Principal's Update - 202...

Welcome to the start of Term 4. The excitement of students returning to the...

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Wed, Oct 13 2021

Round Square International Conference...

During the holidays, I had the privilege of participating in the Round Square International...

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Wed, Oct 13 2021

Generosity and the spirit...

Generosity is something that I believe is inherent in us all. A gift that can...

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Upcoming Events

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Sun, Nov 7 2021

BDC Golf Day


Bonville Golf Resort

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Mon, Dec 6 2021

EYE Week


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