Wellington Point State High School

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Principal's Welcome

​Welcome to Wellington Point State High, located in the beautiful Redlands Bay area. 

Wellington Point is a waterfront suburb that is close to Brisbane yet retains a relaxed coastal atmosphere. Our school is an integral part of a close-knit, family-oriented community. 

We pride ourselves on our values and strive to always be respectful, united, dynamic, selfless and determined. These values underpin our daily thoughts, behaviour and actions. 

Our school offers modern 21st century learning supported by excellent resources and facilities. We provide a broad curriculum designed to nurture every student’s interests and potential, including elite academic, sporting and arts programs.

We provide challenge, offer opportunity and entrust responsibility so every student leaves our school having achieved their personal best. 

Our goal is for every student to graduate with qualifications that will provide future academic, career and vocational pathways.

Dr Robyn Burton-Ree
Principal

Three reasons to choose Wellington Point State High School

  1. We are a community-minded and caring school with extensive student welfare support, Chaplaincy programs and after-school academic tutoring
  2. We provide opportunities and pathways through a broad curriculum, special programs, vocational education and our close relationships with universities and TAFE colleges 
  3. We are known for our signature programs including elite academic, sports and arts programs.

School Information

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​Located on more than 26 acres of residential land on beautiful Moreton Bay, Wellington Point State High School is close to shops and public transport and offers a modern campus and broad curriculum to support learners. 

We offer a wide range of mainstream academic subjects, special programs, vocational education programs, sporting and cultural activities. Our signature programs include academic leadership, STEM, elite sporting achievement and the arts.

Cultural diversity is one of our greatest strengths and we take a personalised approach to teaching that recognises every student’s interests and goals. 

Our school motto is “Aim High”. We encourage students to apply themselves to succeed and graduate with qualifications that will provide them with opportunities for further study and rewarding careers. 

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

  • Frequent visits to universities and TAFE available 
  • Year 12 students may undertake a university subject
  • University information sessions for students in Years 11 and 12
  • Accelerated learning pathways 

School facilities

  • Multiple sports ovals and facilities
  • International room
  • Performing arts theatre
  • Canteen
  • Secure, gated community

Extracurricular activities

  • STEM groups
  • Special interest clubs such as chess and robotics
  • Music, including bands and instrumental groups
  • Dance
  • Sporting teams and competitions
  • Leadership programs and Student Council
  • Debating
  • School camps

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

  • Japanese

Special programs

  • ESAP (Elite Sporting Achievers Program)
  • ENCORE (Arts)
  • LEAP (Leadership, Enrichment, Acceleration Program)
  • BASE (after-school tutoring)
  • Certificates II in Building and Construction
  • Certificate II in Logistics
  • Certificate II in Health Support Services 
  • Certificate III in Early Childhood and Care 
  • Certificate I in Financial Services
  • Aquatic practices
  • Short course in literacy (transitional program into senior English courses) 

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 02 July 2019
Last updated 02 July 2019