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St Aloysius' College (Melbourne)

St. Aloysius College is a Roman Catholic, secondary day school, catering for girls from year 7 to 12 in North Melbourne, Victoria, Australia. It was established by the Sisters of Mercy in 1887. The college was named after its patron saint - Aloysius Gonzaga.
The four houses of the college are McAuley (blue), Fallon (gold), Verdon (green) and Scully (red).

St. Aloysius College
Coordinates37°47′34″S 144°56′33″E / 37.79278°S 144.94250°E / -37.79278; 144.94250Coordinates: 37°47′34″S 144°56′33″E / 37.79278°S 144.94250°E / -37.79278; 144.94250
TypeIndependent single-sex secondary day school
MottoLatin: Ad Altiora
(Strive for things that are higher)
Religious affiliation(s)Sisters of Mercy
DenominationRoman Catholic
Patron saint(s)Saint Aloysius Gonzaga
Established1887; 132 years ago (1887)
FounderCatherine McAuley
PrincipalMary Farah
Number of students490
Colour(s)Blue and white         

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