Kincoppal-Rose Bay, School of the Sacred Heart, is a private, Catholic, day and boarding school located in Rose Bay, an eastern suburb of Sydney. It is co-educational from early learning upto year 6, then caters for girls from years 7 to 12.
Kincoppal-Rose Bay is a member of the international group of Sacred Heart Schools conducted by the Society of the Sacred Heart, a Catholic teaching order established by Saint Madeleine Sophie Barat in France in 1800.
The Convent of the Sacred Heart, Rose Bay, was founded in 1882. Kincoppal was established at Elizabeth Bay in 1909. The two schools were amalgamated in 1971 to become Kincoppal-Rose Bay School of the Sacred Heart. The Senior School was a full boarding school until the 1960s when day students were admitted. For further information see http://www.krb.nsw.edu.au/1822/our-school/our-history
Geografische en culturele context
Mandaat/bronnen van bevoegdheid
Officer-in-charge: Provincial Archivist / School Archivist
Records management and collecting policies
All material generated by school bodies. All records generated by convents in Australia and some from overseas.
Society of Sacred Heart in Australia Kincoppal - Rose Bay School:
Magazines, 1912-1991 (2m)
School register, 1882-1991 (1m)
Articles and letters, 1800-1991
Original letters, 1880- present (2m)
Toegangen, gidsen en publicaties
Open by appointment. Closed weekends, public holidays and 15 December-10 January.
Raadpleegvoorwaarden en -eisen
Advance notice of visit and details of research, name, address and occupation required. Closed period of 30 years applies to most records.
General reference assistance available.
Copying services available for books, journals, microfilms, photographs, newspapers, maps and plans.
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Datering van aanmaak, herziening of verwijdering
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New South Head Road, Rose Bay Sydney, New South Wales 2029