of Both Campuses
St. Brigidís Primary School was opened in 1902 by the
Presentation Sisters at the request of Bishop Gibney and the fledgling Catholic
From 1902 to 1955 St. Brigidís catered for both boys and girls from infants
[Year 1] to Leaving [Year 12]. Prior to the establishment of a senior school in Collie the
sisters taught students in Years 11 and 12.
In addition to the day school a
night school was established for adults of any age who wished to be trained for
various trades and professions.
In 1955 after the completion of St Edmund's College,
boys completed their schooling at St Brigid's and were enrolled at St
Edmund's College from year 4 onwards, while
the girls remained at St Brigid's School
In 1997 following integration with St Edmunds
College, the school became a fully co-educational
primary school, while St Edmund's became junior high school.
In 1994, St Brigid's School
amalgamated with St Edmunds College to form Collie Catholic College - St.
Brigidís Campus, catering for
girls and boys from Kindergarten to
The year 2001 saw the Year 7 children moved back to St Brigid's campus and on
the 1st of January 2003 we were officially renamed ST BRIGID'S
SCHOOL and we relocated to our new site
Tuesday 28th October 2003
St. Edmundís College was opened in 1955 by the Christian
Brothers in response to an invitation by the Archbishop of Perth, Reverend Dr
Redmond Prendiville to establish a school for boys in Collie.
In the beginning, boys from Year 4 to Year 10 were enrolled, however, in 1977
following integration with St. Brigidís Convent School, the College became a
fully co-educational junior high school.
In 1994 St. Edmundís College amalgamated with St. Brigidís Primary School to
form Collie Catholic College -
St Edmund's Campus
St. Edmundís Campus catered for
students from Year 7 to Year 12. An upper school course, with an emphasis on Vocational
education and training was introduced
Due to the lack in numbers St Edmund's Campus closed its door 31st
The children still interested in continuing their education through the Catholic
system were enrolled at Bunbury Catholic College while the remainder went to the
Collie High School.
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