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Presbyterian Ladies' College Armidale

Culture of Learning

In 2017, PLC Armidale celebrates its 130th milestone Anniversary and combines its many years of tradition with innovative teaching using today’s NBN technology, has an extensive pastoral care program, as well as being renown for its academic excellence, musical prowess, sporting success, cultural diversity and community involvement. PLC Armidale is situated in a tranquil setting of parklands and gardens and offers a number of quality indoor and outdoor facilities including a state of the art hospitality centre, gymnasium and specific Year 12 study centre. In 2017 it opens its doors to a new program for International students called PLC Pathways, which is a 12 month residential intensive English language program for girls in the middle years of schooling.

Achieving beyond the classroom

PLC Armidale students also excel beyond the classroom in many co and extra curricular activities, including various sports, music groups, cattle team, speech & drama and equestrian pursuits. The fastest growing activity at PLC Armidale currently is the hugely popular and internationally recognised, Duke of Edinburgh program.

Educational Excellence

PLC Armidale is consistently the highest ranked school in regional NSW. In the 2015 HSC results over 80% of students achieved at least one Band 5 or 6. PLC Armidale was also ranked No. 4 regional school in Australia for its 2015 NAPLAN results. Approximately 95% of PLC Armidale graduates undertake further tertiary studies, particularly in the areas of professional endeavour such as the Sciences, Arts, Law and Music. PLC Armidale offers a boutique boarding and educational experience. Our Boarders have an academic advantage where prep time is supervised by academic staff. An Extended Day program is also offered.

Our Graduates . . .

are caring, confident, connected, community minded and humble in their achievements.

Girls flourish at PLC Armidale

The size of the school is its real strength where each girl is known and where the nurturing all-girl environment enables girls to focus on the many educational and leadership opportunities without distraction. PLC Armidale knows, appreciates and understands the specific needs of girls and its programs are specifically tailored to meet those needs.

PLC Armidale . . .

educating successful women of tomorrow in a Christian environment today.
PLC Armidale is in alliance with PLC Sydney.

Presbyterian Ladies' College Armidale

Crest Road
Armidale, NSW 2350
Phone: 02 6770 1700
Fax: 02 6770 1797



Key Details:

  • Type: Independent
  • Level: Combined
  • Gender: Girls
  • Religious Affiliation: Presbyterian
  • Boarding: Yes
  • Learning Extension: Yes
  • Scholarships: Yes
  • Early Learning: Yes
  • International Students: Yes


PLC Armidale is an all girls’ school located in the New England area of Northern NSW, offering a quality education for both day and boarding students from Pre-Kindergarten to Year 12 (boarding from Year 5).

Scholarships for 2018 - APPLY ONLINE from December 1, 2016

Academic (Years 5-11)

Music (Years 7-11)

Visual Arts (Years 7-11)

Applications Close 17 February 2017.

Examination Date 27 February 2017.

Boarding & All Rounder Scholarships available all year round.

Bursaries also available.

Contact us today for your personal tour with our friendly staff at a time and day that suits you.


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