Aspley State High School

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Principal's Welcome

​​​Thank you for taking the time to learn about our wonderful school. At Aspley State High School we focus on your holistic development and growth and consider high school education as the foundation to becoming an independent and capable lifelong learner.
Our staff are experts in teaching the skills that will help you to reach your potential and develop the academic resilience to be successful in life beyond school. In addition to classroom instruction, our Intensive English Centre, homework club/tutorials and after-school supervision programs will support your development in academic English speaking, writing and reading.
We know the importance of strong relationships between school, students and families. I look forward to working with you and your family to create a high quality education experience for you in our diverse and dynamic school.

Jacquita Miller
Principal

Three reasons to choose Aspley State High School

  1. Friendly, diverse and safe environment including an integrated Intensive English Centre to support students' English academic speaking, reading and writing skills.
  2. Excellent support for academic achievement including homework clubs and tutorials.
  3. Diverse arts (music, visual art, dance and drama), sport and outdoor education opportunities including our football program - Aspley Eagles for Years 7 to 12.

School Information

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Number of students:

Aspley High is proud to be a school of choice for our local community.

We are 13 kilometres north of the Brisbane Central Business District, on the banks of the serene

Cabbage Tree Creek and close to reliable public transport and roads.

We focus on strengthening you as a learner so you are ready for success at university. Our academic

mentoring, after school tutorial program and in class learning support will help you achieve the best you can.

You will benefit from our many ​extra acti​​vities including arts (vocal group, dance performance teams,

open mike and music), outdoor education (camps and outdoor challenges) and sport (soccer, futsal

and recreational sport).

We have excellent staff in our English language centre to support you in developing your academic

reading, writing and speaking skills.​

Contact details

Homestay

Homestay* enables EQI students to truly experience Australia's famous lifestyle.

By living with an Australian host family international students become part of the local community and have a fantastic opportunity to practise their English in a safe and caring home environment. International students often develop lasting friendships with their homestay families.

  • Students have their own bedroom with study facilities, three meals a day, and access to transport to and from school, and to school activities
  • Host families are carefully selected from within the school community and undergo a police check as required by Queensland law

Standard Homestay fees have been set and these are listed on the EQI program fees page.

Read more about accommodation and welfare.

* Students enrolled in Primary School must live with a parent or close relative as defined by the Australian Immigration Regulations.

University or vocational pathways

 

  • Academic monitoring and tertiary guidance
  • University immersion days 
  • Science faculty university visits
  • Located within 20 kilometres of Brisbane’s five leading universities
  • Vocational Education and Training (VET)
  • Technical and Further Education (TAFE)

School facilities

 

  • Specialist facilities for science
  • Dedicated space for our Intensive English Centre
  • The serene Cabbage Tree Creek forms an “outdoor classroom” for students of biology and geography
  • Swimming pool
  • Gym and outdoor fitness facilities
  • Sports ovals and the home of Metropolitan North Football
  • Dedicated Year 7 area

Extracurricular activities

 

  • Personal Development Program – outdoor education
  • Strength to Strength – Fitness
  • Lego Club
  • Student Council
  • Dance performance teams
  • Musical, open mike and talent quest
  • Ski trip

Holiday adventure programs

EQI Holiday Adventure Programs are an exciting and safe way for International Students to travel and sightsee during school holidays.

There's an EQI adventure to suit every taste - from visiting city landmarks and riding camels on an unforgettable Australian 'outback' adventure, to exploring ancient rainforests and swimming with turtles off Queensland's pristine white sand beaches.

All EQI Holiday Adventures are fully guided and escorted by qualified Queensland Government teachers and staff to ensure student safety. These programs are open to international students enrolled in an EQI high school, and additional fees apply. To find out more visit the holiday programs page

Languages

(Distance Education with in-school support)

  • Chinese
  • German

Special programs

  • Intensive English Centre with trained specialist teachers
  • Academic mentoring
  • Fire Up for gifted and talented students
  • SPAR – C Academic Entry program in Year 7 (Solving Problems and Reasoning Collaboratively)
  • TIPS – academic entry program in Year 7 (Technology Integrating Problem Solving)
  • Vocal Excellence
  • Aspley Eagles – football. The home of Metropolitan North Football
  • Homework Club and tutorials
  • After school supervision until 5.30pm five​ days a week
  • “Edu Stem” coding
  • Instrumental music
  • Strings

Disclaimer

The information and data in this webpage is subject to change without notice. Before submitting your application, if you are interested in:

  • a particular subject, sport, program or extracurricular activity offered by an EQI school; or
  • particular school facilities;

please contact EQI or the school directly to confirm it will be offered and/or available in the year you intend to study.

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Last reviewed 11 December 2018
Last updated 11 December 2018