Capella State High School endeavours to offer a future-oriented curriculum which engages and challenges students, and supports continued learning. The supportive school environment develops and promotes positive relationships between all members of the school community.
Capella is located approximately 50kms north of Emerald in the Central Highlands region which is an area of intensive agricultural production. The region produces quality beef and grains and is located in the heart of the Bowen Basin coal mining region.
The school services the towns of Capella and Tieri (36kms east of Capella). Students from Tieri travel to the school each day by bus.
Welfare and personal development: Chaplaincy
Special features: Rural Operations - Capella SHS Cattle Club, in partnership with local community, is a program which develops the necessary skills in students to judge and parade stud cattle. Students learn how to care for two to three Led steers at the school training centre. As students progress through the program they have the opportunity to undertake studies in Certificate II in Rural Operations. The program develops students’ public speaking skills and knowledge of the rural industry, hence allowing them to access rural related employment options.
|Years||Year 7 - Year 12|
Free (Government School) |
07 4988******* 07 4988 7333
07 4988******* 07 4988 7300
|Address||37-45 Gordon Street, Capella Qld 4723|