Secondary Girls Facilities

Calrossy House

Calrossy House is the original Patterson Homestead and has a long history within the school community. Calrossy House is home to Years 7 and 8 where boarders are accommodated on two floors situated over the school Dining Room. Boarders share modern accommodation with 3-8 other boarders in reverse cycle air-conditioned rooms.


Ashton House

Ashton House was opened in 2001 and is a two-storey home to Years 9 and 10 with boarders sharing rooms of 4. Ashton House is situated along Raglan Street and is connected to both Sims House and the Health Centre. All rooms have reverse cycle air-conditioning and desk spaces. Ashton House also has single room accommodation for senior students and also has disabled access accommodation for a boarder with special needs.


Gloria Thew House

Gloria Thew House is our newest boarding facility having been purchased mid 2010 and completely renovated for opening in 2011. Gloria Thew House is home to Year 11 with 46 boarders being accommodated in single and double rooms. Gloria Thew House is conveniently located in Burnside Avenue which is two residential blocks from the Secondary Girls Campus and within walking distance for boarders to access all the facilities available at Brisbane Street


Sims House

Sims House was opened in 1975 and is home to Year 12. Boarders are accommodated in single rooms to allow for increased study load and greater privacy in their final years as a boarder at Calrossy Anglican School.


  • 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.