Mabel Park State High School

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Principal's Welcome

​Mabel Park State High School is a phenomenal school, located in Logan City, 20 minutes south of Brisbane and 40 minutes to the Gold Coast. Set in beautiful tree lined grounds, Mabel Park offers a truly unique learning environment. We have outstanding staff who contribute to the great learning culture here at the school.
Our school motto, “Our Effort, Our Achievement, Our Future,” encapsulates the belief that our students are our future leaders. With individualised and differentiated learning, students benefit from our small school population of 900 students. We are passionate about education for the now and into the future.
At Mabel Park State High School, achieving our personal best is at the heart of everything we do. We encourage every student to participate in all areas of the school to ensure they have a nurturing, well-rounded, holistic education. Students are able to excel in our high performance areas of sport, the arts, academia and leadership.
Our aim is to instil the values of hard work, respect for all and to continually think creatively. Students today face increased challenges from society as a whole. Our school endeavours to teach every student the skills and values needed to be successful today and in the future.
Thank you for your interest in our school as an international student. We have a dedicated international team to support and guide you through your journey at Mabel Park. We are a great school and look forward to sharing the experience of being a part of the Mabel Park family.

Three reasons to choose Mabel Park State High School

  1. ​Our experienced, caring and motivated international team and school staff support international   
        students throughout their time at Mabel Park
  2. A holistic approach to education encourages academic achievement, celebrates success and nurtures leadership
  3. Prepare for careers in health and study pathways through a world-class on-campus health training facility

School Information

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Our school is a truly unique learning environment located on beautiful tree-lined grounds close to a

koala sanctuary, 20 minutes south of Brisbane.

We have outstanding staff who contribute to our great learning culture, and our motto, ‘Our Effort,

Our Achievement, Our Future’, communicates our belief that our students are future leaders.

Our small student population enables us to give you beneficial individualised learning.

To ensure you reach your potential we offer you a range of opportunities in academia, sport, culture

and community responsibility, and we encourage you to excel wherever your passion lies.

During your stay we will work hard to make sure you have a wonderful and memorable experience in

our caring and safe multicultural community.​

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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

  • ​Griffith Business School Outreach program (Year 12)
  • Uni-Reach (Griffith University)
  • Health pathways (Griffith University)

School facilities

  • ​Indoor sports centre
  • Gymnasium
  • Performing arts centre
  • STEM innovation lab
  • Library resource centre
  • Dance and art studios
  • Health hub training facility

Extracurricular activities

  • ​Girls Excelling in Maths and Science (GEMS) program
  • Mabel Force Cadets
  • Arts: senior, junior and boys' choirs, drumline, strings, band and multicultural group
  • Multicultural dance
  • Japanese club

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

  • ​Available through distance education

Special programs

  • ​Maths and Science Academy, coding and robotics
  • Academy of Performing Arts Excellence
  • Sports Excellence Academies: basketball, football, netball, rugby league and touch football
  • Year 11 STEM Ambassador program (Science, Technology, Engineering and Maths)
  • Science Primary Partnership
  • Future leaders programs
  • Health pathway programs (Years 10 to 12)
  • Business, accounting and legal studies
  • Industrial technology and design
  • Hospitality and early childhood studies
  • Remote-pilot aviation stu​dies (drone pilot)
  • A range of Vocational Education and Training (VET) programs

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 09 January 2019
Last updated 09 January 2019