Schools in Marrickville

Marrickville boasts a range of quality public schools, religious and private schools.

Primary Schools:

The most highly regarded public primary schools in Marrickville include:

  • Wilkins Primary
  • Ferncourt Primary

For Catholic primary school education, the options include:

  • St. Brigid’s Primary School
  • St. Michael’s Primary School
  • St Paul of the Cross Catholic Primary

Noteworthy private primary schools include:

  • Newington Boys College

Secondary Schools:

  • Public Secondary Schools: Dulwich Hill Visual Arts & Design, Fort Street Selective Petersham and Tempe High
  • Independent Secondary Schools: Casimir Catholic College and Christian Brothers Lewisham
  • Private Secondary Schools: Newington Boys College and Trinity Grammar


  • Sydney Institute of Technology
  • University of Sydney