PLC is modern Melbourne, a school for today's girls with a rich heritage, a warm welcoming community and an exciting future.

We invite you to explore what sets PLC and our girls apart.

Girls Thrive at PLC

As a fine college with an outstanding reputation, PLC is a safe, nurturing and exciting educational environment for girls of all abilities.

Christian Faith

PLC is a Christian school that is firm in its faith and its commitment to reflecting the loving nature of God in all areas of school life.

Worlds Beyond the Classroom


At PLC, we encourage girls to participate across a diverse and engaging range of activities, opportunities and interests beyond the classroom.

The Boarding Experience

PLC’s Boarding House is a welcoming ‘home away from home’ for girls from regional Victoria, interstate and from overseas.

An International Outlook

PLC is a 21st-century future-focused school. 

Our Values and Ethos

At PLC we provide a stimulating, nurturing and challenging Christian environment where the gospel and teachings are central to the life of the school.

The PLC Tradition

Founded in 1875, PLC has a proud tradition of producing young women of the highest calibre who go on to make a significant contribution in their world. 
A modern school with a distinguished history, the educational foundations of our earliest days remain the basis of a PLC education today.

They include: