Tara Anglican School for Girls

Tara Anglican School for Girls is a Pre-Kindergarten to Year 12 day and boarding school situated in North Parramatta. Established in 1897, Tara has a tradition of excellent pastoral care and high academic standards. Tara is an International Baccalaureate World School offering the Primary Years Programme (ELC–Year 6) and the Middle Years Programme (Years 7–10) as well as the Higher School Certificate in Years 11–12. Located on 12 hectares of beautiful grounds and gardens, Tara fosters a vibrant learning community that values creative ideas, active engagement, and critical thinking. The supportive learning environment fosters rigorous educational outcomes, preparing girls for entry into prestigious universities and learning institutions. Tara is dedicated to nurturing well-rounded individuals equipped for success beyond the School gates.  

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Primary Years Programme (PYP)

Tara Anglican School for Girls is authorized to offer the IB Primary Years Programme in the Junior School. Tara is committed to providing high quality, challenging, significant and inspiring learning experiences. Girls are encouraged to embody the qualities of the Learner Profile and to recognise their common humanity and shared guardianship of the planet. They work together to help create a better and more peaceful world.  Tara Junior School focuses on the growth and development of every student using the PYP framework in conjunction with the curriculum of the NSW Education Standards Authority.

Middle Years Programme (MYP)

Tara Anglican School for Girls is an authorized school for the Middle Years Programme. The MYP framework is used in conjunction with the Australian National Curriculum and the NSW Education Standards Authority syllabus and embodies the School's commitment to providing a values rich education and global focus for each student, which is rigorous and challenging and prepares students well for the final years of school. Our purpose it to be a Christian learning community, characterized by excellence which encourages and empowers girls to achieve and serve in a dynamic world.

Positions currently vacant at Tara Anglican School for Girls