A warm welcome

Welcome to Abbotsleigh, a Pre Kindergarten to Year 12 Anglican day and boarding school for girls located in Wahroonga, on Sydney’s North Shore.

Our sixth Headmistress Miss Betty Archdale said,

‘With education, women can do or be anything’.

We always have, and always will, champion equality for women and girls.

Our key points of difference

Abbotsleigh’s holistic education, underpinned by the Christian faith, helps our girls thrive today and tomorrow. We empower amazing girls to do amazing things.

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Christian faith

Christian faith
Abbotsleigh acknowledges the importance of spiritual growth and wellbeing for each st ...

Outdoor education

Outdoor education
Outdoor education develops resilience, confidence and independence


Abbotsleigh’s Grace Cossington Smith Gallery is more than just an art gallery

Global perspective

Global perspective
Our girls develop a dynamic world view by building meaningful connections in other co ...

Service Learning

Service Learning
The relationship between improving a situation and the learning gained by that experi ...


At Abbotsleigh, we recognise the importance of up-to-date and innovative technology

High potential learners

High potential learners
Abbotsleigh provides challenging learning experiences for our gifted and talented stu ...

Environmental education

Environmental education
If we want children to flourish, we need to give them time to connect with nature

Our campuses

Abbotsleigh is situated across two campuses on 15 tree studded hectares in Wahroonga.

Both Anglican campuses are located just a few minutes’ walk from Wahroonga train station; the Junior School is in Woonona Avenue and the Senior School is on the corner of the Pacific Highway and Ada Avenue.

Junior School

JS campus

The Junior School campus

The Junior School offers bright, technology rich, adaptable classrooms and learning spaces for children T-6

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Senior School

SS campus

The Senior School campus

Beyond the classroom, the Anglican Senior School provides amazing spaces for sport, music, dance and the visual arts

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News and events

Abbotsleigh is a vibrant and busy place.

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