Sign in / Register
Home » Schools » MARYBOROUGH STATE HIGH SCHOOL

MARYBOROUGH STATE HIGH SCHOOL


Maryborough State High School has exemplified excellence in education since 1881. Today, the school offers a flexible learning environment where students have opportunities to engage in academic, sporting, cultural and community programs. The school has high expectations for student performance and its individualised and flexible learning pathways ensure all students have the opportunity for success.

The school’s outstanding staff has contributed much to the lives of students over years and quality teaching is one of the cornerstones of the school. Maryborough State High has a strong improvement agenda and the school constantly strives for excellence. The three key values of Respect, Responsibility and Results, underpin the school’s vision of “Working Together towards Success”. One of the strengths at Maryborough State High is the partnerships between students, staff, parents and the community. These partnerships enable the school to honour past traditions and build new traditions for the future success of all students.

Facilities: Dance and Drama Studios, indoor Sports Centre, indoor rock climbing wall, fully-equipped gymnasium, Student Training Restaurant, Learning Enhancement Centre, Resource Centre, computer facilities throughout the school, sports ovals and courts, Healthy Choices school tuckshop, Sandy Creek Outdoor Learning Centre, state-of-the-art classrooms, specialist Senior and Junior science laboratories, Aerospace Centre fully equipped with flight simulators, wireless networks and data projectors in all classrooms, industrial design technology facilities, commercial catering kitchens, extensive boating and marine equipment. 

Subjects/Electives Years 7 to 10: Core subjectsMaths, English, Science, History, Health and Physical Education (HPE), Languages Other Than English (LOTE). Elective subjects - Introduction to Home Economics, Introduction to Workshop Practices, Business and Enterprise, Music, Visual Arts, Drama, Dance.

Classes in Year 10 offer students an advanced program in English, Maths, and Science, as well as an opportunity to participate in problem solving activities, national and global competitions, and robotics. The curriculum is based on higher order thinking and inquiry-based learning.

Subjects/Electives Years 11 and 12: English, Mathematics, Science, Social Science, Business, Health and Physical Education, The Arts, Industrial Technology, Marine studies program, Aerospace program, The manufacturing pre-trade program.

Vocational training may begin as early as Year 10, with opportunities for students to engage in school based apprenticeships and traineeships.

Maryborough State High, as a Registered Training Organisation (RTO), delivers certificate qualifications across a number of curriculum areas including Certificate II in Business Services, Certificate III in Children’s Services, Certificate II in Hairdressing, Certificate II in Hospitality, Certificate I & II in Information, Digital Media and Technology (IDMT), Certificate II in Retail Make-Up and Skin Care, Certificate II in Music, Certificate II in Outdoor Recreation, Certificate I & II in Visual Arts, Manufacturing Pre-Trade, Certificate I & II in Boating Services (Boat Building), Certificate I & II in Engineering, Certificate I & II in Furniture Making.

Sport: Rugby League, Rugby Union, Australian Rules Football, Netball, Hockey, Futsal and the Human Powered Vehicle 24hr Race.

Extracurricular activities: Choir, opportunities to compete at district, state, and national levels of sport, participation in interschool sporting teams, Robotics club, The Duke of Edinburgh Program, Toastmasters, Junior council, Breakfast club, Drumbeat, chess club, Interact club, training for the Human Powered Vehicle (HPV) teams, school musical, the annual Music, Arts, Drama, and Dance (MADD) concert, excursions to places of education significance, guest speakers, assessment support centre, homework club.

Welfare and personal development: Guidance Officers (career counselling and personal guidance), school-based Youth Health Nurse, School Chaplain, Youth Support Coordinator, Learning Support Staff, Special Education Support Staff, Indigenous Community Counsellor.

Special features: Local business and industry partnerships provide opportunities for students to engage in school-based Apprenticeships and Traineeships. ‘Learning Enhancement Centre’ staffed by five specialist teachers, nine teacher aides, and an administrative officer.

Religion None
Type Government
Day/boarding Day School
Boys/Girls Co-edu
Years Year 7 - Year 12
Enrolment
Fees: Free (Government School)
Phone
07 4120******* 07 4120 9333
Fax
07 4120******* 07 4120 9333
Address Kent Street, Maryborough QLD 4650
Email
the.pri*******
the.principal@maryboroshs.eq.edu.au
School Search
Related Schools
News & Advice
The Positive Power of Community


Yarra Valley Grammar Open Morning 2018


Ruyton Girls’ School Celebrates Spirit Week


Ruyton Girls’ School students are leading the way to support and improve mental health issues


At Ruyton, we support transforming momentum into action


A personalised education


Ruyton Early Learning - Exceeding on a National Level


Your Invitation to Tara Open Day 2018


Ruyton Girls’ School Celebrates 140 years of opportunities for girls


Date for the diary


Sign up to our e-news
To keep you updated .


2636


About Us
Contact Us
Terms of Use


Call Of The Country
Education pathways for senior students
Healthy bodies, healthy minds
Preparatory Schools
Technology in Schools
Vic Education System