School Profile


Burwood Girls High School

Burwood Girls High School has an outstanding reputation in the local community. It is a school which prides itself on the diversity of its student population, academic success and strong support for student wellbeing. The school provides outstanding opportunities for the development of strong, caring and successful young women through its range of programs and support processes. BGHS has one of the largest International Student Programs in NSW.

3 Reasons To Choose This School

  1. Strong support mechanisms
  2. Culture of academic excellence
  3. Good Location

English as a second language

  • ESL courses taught through English
  • Before/after school assistance
  • Team teaching in junior curriculum areas
  • Learning support teaching team

Student support services

  • Bilingual learning support officers
  • International students welcome program
  • Dedicated student welfare team
  • Homework centre
  • Learning support team

Special programs

  • Accelerated learning programs
  • Music programs (ensembles/ bands/choir)
  • A large range of extracurricular activities
  • Robotics/engineering/science club
  • Creative/visual arts programs

Special facilities

  • 3D printing/engineering/robotics facilities
  • Multimedia design room
  • Commercial kitchens for hospitality students
  • Dance performance studio
  • Design and technology/textiles room

Languages taught

  • Chinese
  • Korean
  • Japanese
  • Indonesian
  • French
  • Italian

School achievements

Approximately 90% of students are accepted into university courses. The school achieves excellent HSC results, with some International Students achieving ATARs in the top 1% of the State – above 99.

Local area features

Very centralised. 10 kilometres from Sydney CBD (15 minutes by train). A range of easily-accessible public transport options. Large shopping centre nearby. A very multicultural community in surrounding suburbs. Excellent access to range of medical facilities with bilingual doctors.


95 Queen St
Croydon NSW 2132



School Population


From Sydney Centre



CRICOS Provider Name: NSW Department of Education I CRICOS Provider Code: 00588M

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