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CANBERRA GRAMMAR SCHOOL


Established in 1929, Canberra Grammar’s campus is situated on 22 hectares in the heart of Canberra. The school offers a liberal curriculum
suited to students whose capacities range from average to very high and aims to
enable each student to attain his academic potential. Canberra Grammar is the
only boarding school for boys and the only school in the ACT to offer the NSW
Higher School Certificate.

Electives Years 7 to 10: Chinese, French, German, Latin, Music,
Agriculture, Business Studies, Design, Graphics Art, Performing Arts, Practical
Arts, Visual Arts.

Electives Years 11 and 12: Agriculture, Ancient History, Biology,
Business Studies, Chemistry, Chinese, Design and Technology, Drama, Economics,
Engineering Studies, French, Geography, German, Latin, Mathematics, Modern
History, Music, Personal Development and Health, Physics, Software Design and Development,
Studies of Religion, Visual Arts.

Sport: Rugby, table tennis, athletics, basketball, squash,
cross-country, badminton, swimming, rowing, soccer, cricket, tennis,
orienteering, dragon boats, triathlon. A range of leisure options is also
offered.

Extracurricular activities: Outdoor education, orchestra, string
orchestra, concert bands, choirs, drama, debating, community service,
computing, Venture Group, sustainability group.

Welfare and personal development: Canberra Grammar school excels at
raising gentle, well-rounded men. A well-established pastoral care system is in
place. There is one resident chaplain and an associate chaplain at the school,
and two full-time counsellors to assist boys with individual problems. A house
system operates in the senior school and students are placed in vertically
aligned tutor groups to increase individual attention. Work experience is
arranged for students in Year 10 with general career guidance available to all
students.

Famous ex-students: Gough Whitlam, Shane Rattenbury, Peter
Hazelhurst, Paul Murphy, Peter Leonard.

Religion Anglican
Type Independent
Day/boarding Day and Boarding
Boys/Girls
Years Year 1 - Year 12
Enrolment 1570 students
Fees: Over 16k
tuition $16,500 (years 7 to 10), $17,200 (years 11 and 12). boarding an additional $18,100. sibling discount 7.5 per cent; 15 per cent for the third.
Phone
61 2 62******* 61 2 6260 9700
Fax
61 2 62******* 61 2 6260 9701
Address Monaro Crescent, Red Hill 2603
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