Wellington Point State High School

Three reasons to choose us

  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.
Students in science class Student with the Australian Aboriginal flag Student playing basketball School entrance

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.

School overview

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Wellington Point State High School offers students a modern campus and a broad curriculum, all situated on more than 26 acres of land on beautiful Moreton Bay, close to shops and public transport.

We offer a wide range of mainstream academic subjects, special programs, vocational education programs, and sporting and cultural activities. Our signature programs include academic leadership, Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM), elite sporting achievement and the Arts.

We pride ourselves on our cultural diversity, taking a personalised approach to teaching that recognises and caters to every student's interests and goals. By encouraging students to apply themselves to succeed and graduate with qualifications that will serve them for life, we truly are living our school motto to 'Aim High'.

EQI programs offered

High School
High School Study Abroad

Special programs

  • ESAP (Elite Sporting Achievers Program)
  • ENCORE (the Arts)
  • LEAP (Leadership, Enrichment, Acceleration Program)
  • BASE (after-school tutoring)
  • Certificate II in Building and Construction
  • Certificate II in Supply Chain Operations
  • Certificate III in Community Health
  • Certificate II in Financial Services
  • Certificate III in Fitness
  • Aquatic practices
  • Short course in literacy (transitional program into senior English courses)
  • Other certificates are available through TAFE (school supported)

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

School facilities

  • Multiple sports ovals and facilities
  • International room
  • Performing arts theatre
  • Canteen

Tertiary 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


  • Japanese

Homestay and accommodation

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.

Students have their own bedroom with study facilities, three meals a day, and access to transport to and from school, and to school activities.

Read more about homestay and accommodation options.

Holiday adventure programs

Holiday adventure programs are an exciting and safe way for students to travel and sightsee during school holidays.

All holiday adventures are fully guided and escorted by qualified teachers and staff to ensure student safety.

Find out more about our holiday adventure programs.

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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.

Last updated 29 May 2023