In the mid-1950s, Brother Brendan Murphy organised the purchase of the West Essendon property. It is also part of Edmund Rice Education Australia, a series of schools that focus on teaching the pupils in Edmunds tradition. The college also has an annual 'Kick Arts' along with St Columba's College and Ave Maria College which comprises dramatic, musical and dance acts by each school. The varsity basketball teams were excellent with star players from as far north as Michigan. member. SANTA MONICA CAMPUS. Search for SchoolAppsN 3. Many students arriving from th… Students at this school were taken from Grade III to Intermediate (Year 10). St Bernard’s College is an integrated Catholic School for Boys from Year 7 to 13. St Bernards had the record of twelve straight Athletic championship wins from 2003-2014, under the coaching of Gerard Brown a teacher with years of experience in the role as head coach of the Athletics squad and Cross Country team. 30 January to 27 March (Yr7,11,12) 31 January to 27 March (Yr 8,9,10) Student Free Day 9 & 10 March (Labour Day & Staff Professional Learning) Download the app In the fall of 1967 Robert (Bob) Bennett, Brown belt, one of the many students from the Greater Philadelphia, PA area replaced founder Ventura as the Head Instructor and Captain of the 1968 Judo Team. In 1968 the team, prior to the current third-point line, won the Alabama state championship with a score over 120 points with the Dolan brothers and the team leader scorer Paul Lyons, he later became a New York Hall of Fame Coaches Assoc.  Coordinates: 34°10′53″N 86°49′05″W / 34.18130°N 86.81807°W / 34.18130; -86.81807, Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, St. Bernard Preparatory School: A History, Benedictine Sisters of Sacred Heart Monastery, "City of Little Jerusalem Constructed by Monk", https://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=Southern_Benedictine_College&oldid=972579430, Educational institutions established in 1929, Defunct private universities and colleges in Alabama, Defunct Catholic universities and colleges in the United States, Educational institutions disestablished in 1979, Catholic universities and colleges in Alabama, Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License, This page was last edited on 12 August 2020, at 20:46. St. Bernard's College is a Roman Catholic Independent school for boys located in the Melbourne suburb of Essendon. It served the secondary-educational needs of hundreds in the baby-boom generation. Saint Bernard College then received its accreditation as a senior college the next year from the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools and operated until 1979. Some of its history in the 1960s included a Judo team nationally ranked against some of the largest universities in the USA. For similarly named schools, see, Independent, single-sex school in Essendon, Victoria, Australia, Learn how and when to remove this template message, Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat, St. Bernard's College- Christian Brothers, https://aflvic.com.au/results-herald-sun-shield/, https://www.accmelb.com.au/premiers-champions/, Crikey.com.au: Famous alumni on Latham's hit list, "AFL 2016: Umpire Eleni Glouftsis breaks a glass ceiling", Christian Brothers' High School, Lewisham, Good Shepherd Catholic College, Mount Isa, Our Lady of the Southern Cross College, Dalby, https://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=St._Bernard%27s_College,_Melbourne&oldid=977031271, Congregation of Christian Brothers secondary schools, Congregation of Christian Brothers schools in Australia, Articles needing additional references from March 2008, All articles needing additional references, All Wikipedia articles written in Australian English, Short description is different from Wikidata, Pages using infobox school with a linked country, Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License, Achieving Excellence by Learning and Doing, This page was last edited on 6 September 2020, at 14:35. St Bernards has also seen success in the areas of Athletics and Cross country dominating for the last part of a decade until recent. Contact: Mrs Renee Buhagiar - Ph: 9289 1176, Email: firstname.lastname@example.org. Saint Bernard College had been conferring degrees since 1893 as a college preparatory school. However, today the institution is a preparatory school with 160 or so students with 60 or so rooming on the large farm based religious community of Benedictine monks. Open App Store or Google Play 2. Monday to Thursday: 8.00am to 4.30pmFriday: 8.00am to 4.15pm. St Bernard's is the last known site to Tim's Shape factory. The college is named after its patron saint, Bernard of Clairvaux, and is a member of the Associated Catholic Colleges.