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Chevalier College

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Chevalier College
Burradoo, NSW
Coordinates 34°30.5′S 150°24.5′E / 34.5083°S 150.4083°E / -34.5083; 150.4083Coordinates: 34°30.5′S 150°24.5′E / 34.5083°S 150.4083°E / -34.5083; 150.4083
Type Independent co-educational secondary
Motto Fortes in Fide
'Strong in Faith'
Established 1946
Headmaster Mr. Chris McDermott
Chaplain Fr Terry Herbert
Grades 7–12
Enrolment 1200
Campus 104 acres (42 ha)
Houses Giles, Osborne, Riversdale, Reid, Burford (2010)
Colour(s) Blue & Maroon         
Affiliations Roman Catholic, Sacred Heart, ISA

Chevalier College is an Australian Catholic co-educational school in Burradoo, New South Wales conducted by the priests and brothers of the international religious institute, the Missionaries of the Sacred Heart (M.S.C.). It is a member of the Independent Schools Association (ISA).


Chevalier College traditionally had four houses, with their respective colours: Osbourne (yellow); Riversdale (red); Giles (blue); and Reid (green). In 2010, the house Burford (purple), was added. Father Burford, after whom the house was named, was the rector of the school from 1952 until 1956. He died on 16 February 1983.[citation needed] In 2011, the house Clancy (orange), was added. This house is named after Br Ken Clancy msc.[1]

Notable alumni

Politics and the law

Sporting records

  • 1986, Senior HICES 4 × 100 m 44.86 sec by Phillip Hall, Anthony Cipolla, Chris Scott and Ashley Goodwin. Longest standing record at the college.[5]

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