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Rochedale State High School


Year Established: 1983 | Number of Students: 1250

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is conveniently located on the southern boundary of Brisbane city, with direct transport links to Brisbane’s central business district (20 minutes). The school is situated on expansive land surrounded by trees, native birds and other wildlife. As such, Rochedale State High School enjoys a natural environment, while being only 45 minutes from the surf beaches and golden sands of the Gold Coast. With a school population of 1250 students and no more than 30 international students, attendance at Rochedale State High School offers a quality education with an emphasis on learning and support for the individual.

Three reasons to choose Rochedale State High School

  1. Focus on individual student development in a program that features international students from a broad selection of nations
  2. High level of student support provided by experienced and friendly staff
  3. Carefully selected, quality homestay families in a caring and friendly community

Elite programs

  • Engineering excellence program
  • Development programs in touch football and volleyball
  • Cultural development programs incorporating dance, drama and music
  • Extension mathematics, science, information technology, instrumental music
  • Modern science centre with specialised chemistry, physics, and biology facilities

Special programs

  • Marine and aquatic practices
  • Agricultural science program, incorporating school farm
  • Engineering, furnishing construction and hospitality certificate courses
  • Additional EAL/D support provided in a purpose-built international student centre

Extracurricular activities

  • Exciting international camps and tour program
  • Senior marine studies excursions
  • Access to interschool sport, musical and cultural programs
  • Agricultural shows throughout South East Queensland
  • Performing arts, dance and instrumental

School facilities

  • New Trade Training Academy, specialising in engineering
  • Modern innovative technology facilities
  • Multimedia, film and television studio
  • Dance and performance auditorium
  • Operational agricultural school farm
  • Modern science centre, with specialised chemistry, physics and biology facilities
  • Multi-level brand new Year 7 building

Tertiary pathways

  • Link programs with the University of Queensland, Queensland University of Technology and
    Griffith University
  • Access to specialist personal and career development programs


  • French
  • Chinese (Mandarin)

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School Details

Rochedale State High School

+61 7 3340 0400

+61 7 3340 0444


Street Address
Priestdale Road, Rochedale
QLD 4123, Australia

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Last reviewed
15 October 2014
Last updated
15 October 2014

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