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PLC Sydney in top 1% of the state
16 Dec 2016
Seven Percent of PLC Sydney students in top one percent of state in HSC
2016 HSC Success
15 Dec 2016
Read more about our 2016 HSC results
PLC Sydney students win Bond University Scholarships
12 Dec 2016
Congratulations to Emily Ryan and Vivian Zhu who have received the prestigious Collegiate Excellence Award from Bond University.
Abigail wins gold at Australian All Schools
9 Dec 2016
Congratulations to Abigail Stevanovic (Year 9) who won the 200m hurdles with a meet record time!
KidsArt 2016
30 Nov 2016
KidsArt is our annual exhibition that showcases the enthusiastic artists from PLC Sydney Junior School.
Sherie is on top of the world
23 Nov 2016
Sherie Pan has received a Cambridge Outstanding Learner Award for being named Top in the World in IGCSE Global Perspectives.
Guide Dog Gypsie Graduates
22 Nov 2016
On Friday 4 November 2016, PLC Sydney’s Guide Dog, Gypsie, graduated!
Isabella named NSW Youth Delegate
16 Nov 2016
Isabella Cordaro (Year 7) will join the NSW youth delegation after placing 5th in the state finals of the UNYA speaking competition.
PLC Sydney shine at NSW Young Scientist Awards
9 Nov 2016
PLC Sydney are excited to announce some outstanding results from the 2016 STANSW Young Scientist Awards.
PLC Sydney finish a close 2nd in AHIGS Festival of Speech
27 Oct 2016
Congratulations to our Speech students who put on a stellar performance at the AHIGS Festival of Speech.
Presentation to Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation
18 Oct 2016
PLC Sydney are one of four schools who raised the most money for the IPSHA Walkathon. Charity Captains, Abby Cassen and Deanne Kalis, presented a cheque to JDRF representatives.
Australian Science Olympiad Summer School
17 Oct 2016
Congratulations to Kate McDonald (Year 11) who has attained a place at the prestigious and highly competitive Australian Science Olympiad Summer School.
STANSW Young Scientist Awards
14 Oct 2016
Congratulations to the 13 PLC Sydney students who have been selected as prize-winners in the Science Teachers' Association Awards - the 'Young Scientist Awards'.
PLC Sydney excels in the Australian Speaking Challenge
10 Oct 2016
Eight PLC Sydney students have featured strongly in all divisions at the Australian Individual Debating and Public Speaking Challenge (AIDPSC) held in Canberra on 26 - 28 September 2016.
Australian Snowsports Championships 2016
19 Sep 2016
The largest PLC Sydney Snowsports team ever, qualified to compete at the 2016 Australian Interschools Championships during the first week in September.
Sarah Clifton-Bligh sets new Australian record
16 Sep 2016
Congratulations to Sarah Clifton-Bligh (Year 7) who set a new Australian Under 16 F33 Para-Athletics Shot Put record.
Outstanding results in Australian Maths Competition 2016
15 Sep 2016
At PLC Sydney this year, 472 girls sat for the Australian Mathematics Competition (AMC) with 53% receiving a Credit or above.
54th annual Pet Show raises $11 000 for Guide Dogs NSW/ACT
14 Sep 2016
Well done to Year 9 students for another successful Pet Show, raising in excess of $11 000 for Guide Dogs NSW/ACT.
Dina wins Best Australian Actor at short film festival
12 Sep 2016
Congratulations to staff, and ex-student, Dina Franks who won the 'Best Australian Actor with a Disability' award at the Focus on Ability Film Festival.
NSW Interschools Snowsports Championships
9 Sep 2016
18 students from Years 4-9 competed at the State Interschool Championships in Perisher from 24-28 August.
The Inaugural PLC Sydney Tattoo
8 Sep 2016
The night featured many PLC Sydney bands with surprise performances from some never before seen ensembles.
Top Performance at Australian Choral Grand Prix
2 Sep 2016
Congratulations to the PLC Sydney Chamber Choir who performed beautifully in the prestigious Sydney Eisteddfod. The girls won Best Performance of a Work by an Australian Composer and were voted runner ...
IPSHA Performing Arts Festival
29 Aug 2016
125 girls from Hamilton went to Sydney Town Hall to take part in the IPSHA Performing Arts Festival.
PLC Sydney's annual Pet Show on tomorrow!
26 Aug 2016
Please come and support Year 9 as they raise money for Guide Dogs NSW/ACT. It's a great day. Admission is free. All welcome.
Red Cross Bumper Day
22 Aug 2016
The 2016 Bumper Day was a huge success! The Junior School raised a total of $7 002.12 for The Australian Red Cross.
Originality and diversity on display at Artexpression 2016
19 Aug 2016
Ms Mirra Whale noted the high quality, diversity and originality of the works on display at PLC Sydney's annual showcase of HSC Visual Arts.
TAS students commended at HSC Design Exhibition 2016
18 Aug 2016
Students were commended for their ongoing supportiveness of one another as they worked towards completing their major projects.
2017 NYSF: There’s something about the number seven
17 Aug 2016
For the third year in a row, seven PLC Sydney students have been selected for the 2017 National Youth Science Forum, to be held at the Australian National University in Canberra in January.
Outstanding results at 2016 Aerobics and Aeroschools State Championships
15 Aug 2016
Congratulations to our PLC Sydney gymnasts who performed incredibly at 2016 Aerobics and Aeroschools State Championships.
7 days until the PLC Sydney Tattoo
12 Aug 2016
Our all new concert experience, the PLC Sydney Tattoo! Admission is free. All welcome.
Success in Sleek Geeks Science Competition
8 Aug 2016
PLC Sydney has received three Highly Commended Awards in this year’s Sleek Geeks Eureka Science School Prizes.
Year 11 debaters victorious in Macquarie Cup
3 Aug 2016
PLC Sydney Year 11 students debated exceptionally well, with the Archdale team winning the overall senior division of the competition.
2016 Art Music Awards Finalists
1 Aug 2016
PLC Sydney are in the running for the 2016 Art Music Awards for their piece entitled 'Malala'.
Installation of 2017 Senior School Leaders
28 Jul 2016
The Installation of the 2017 Senior School Leaders was held at a special assembly on Friday 22 July.
Promising talent from a young composer
25 Jul 2016
Beatrice Tucker (Year 12) received the Promising Talent – Large Ensemble award in the 25th Sutherland Shire and St George Youth Music Awards.
A Rising Star
28 Jun 2016
Lina Cho (Year 10) was awarded runner-up in the Rostrum Voice of Youth State Finals Junior Division.
Chamber Choir through to Australian Choral Grand Prix
20 Jun 2016
On Sunday afternoon 19 June, girls in the Chamber Choir entered the Sydney Eisteddfod in the John Lamble Foundation competition for Youth Choir (U19).
Shakespeare State Champions
20 Jun 2016
Year 10 Drama students win State Final of the Shakespeare Carnival.
NSW da Vinci Decathlon
6 Jun 2016
Can you imagine working in a room with 1000 other students from 122 schools?
The Bard lives on at PLC Sydney
3 Jun 2016
It is with great excitement that the Drama department entered the Sport for Jove Shakespeare Carnival this year.
2016 Riversdale Dreaming Exhibition
30 May 2016
The annual exhibition brings together artworks by Year 11 Visual Arts with those of a professional, practising artist.
Maddy Represents Australia at International Science and Engineering Fair
24 May 2016
Madeleine Maloof travelled to Arizona to compete at Intel ISEF and took home third place.
Impressive medal tally and three new records in the pool
17 May 2016
Talent in the pool leads to three new records and an impressive medal tally at the NSW All Schools Swimming Championships.
PLC Sydney's 2016 Open Day and Fair
10 May 2016
PLC Sydney's 2016 Open Day and Fair was another huge success this year.
2016 PLC Sydney Students' Photographic Prize
4 May 2016
The opening event was brimming with students, parents and the wider College community, keen to see this year’s selection.
PLC Sydney Para Rowers meet the NSW Governor
27 Apr 2016
PLC Sydney has made a long standing contribution to Para Rowing in NSW and Australia. Our Transition girls have been rowing at PLC Sydney since 2000.
Nicole and Annie wow world public speaking championships
6 Apr 2016
PLC Sydney has performed exceptionally well at this year’s World Individual Debating & Public Speaking Championship (WIDPSC)
Team work brings double the rewards for PLC Sydney at IGSSA Carnival
1 Apr 2016
PLC Sydney has achieved excellent results in both swimming and diving at this year's IGSSA Carnival.
Record number of students qualify for university science program
1 Apr 2016
Twenty-seven students in Years 9 and 10 have been offered places in the 2016 University of Sydney ‘Gifted and Talented’ program.
Adelaide Perry Prize for Drawing Winner Announced
29 Feb 2016
Congratulations to Melbourne artist Mr Andrew Browne who has won this year’s Adelaide Perry Prize for Drawing with his work on paper titled 'Barrier'.
Madeleine makes her mark in prestigious science and engineering competition
9 Feb 2016
Congratulations to Madeleine Maloof in Year 11 who received third place in the 2016 BHP Billiton Science and Engineering Awards.
2016 Adelaide Perry Prize finalists announced
1 Feb 2016
In its eleventh year, PLC Sydney’s Adelaide Perry Prize for Drawing received a record amount of entries.
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