Mr David Smith

David Smith is the Principal of Calrossy, joining the school in 2017. Prior to this he had various leadership roles in Sydney boarding and day schools including Barker College, The King’s School and St Andrew’s Cathedral School.


David is married to Julie and they have three adult daughters. He lived in Tamworth as a child and is a product of Tamworth High School, at which he developed a passion for literature and teaching.


He is also passionate about sport, is a dedicated supporter of the Manly Sea Eagles and remains actively involved in a wide variety of outdoor pursuits. A strong advocate of Christian Education, David seeks to promote a school community that reflects God’s generosity to people and allows students to develop their gifts and talents. 


  • Health & Wellbeing

    Calrossy's Christian, personal and caring values are nowhere more evident than in the boarding houses.

  • Secondary Girls Facilities

    Calrossy has four boarding facilities for Secondary Girls, conveniently located on or near the Brisbane Street Campus.

  • Secondary Boys Facilities

    Our boys' boarding facility is located near the William Cowper Campus and central to Tamworth.



Calrossy offers a variety of scholarships across disciplines for Secondary students.