Oakey State High School, located in the centre of the Darling Downs, is a coeducational secondary school with a stable enrolment of approximately 420 students in Years 7 – 12. Established in 1964, it has a proud record of providing a quality educational service to the local community.
The Principal, Mr Chris McNally has been leading the rejuvenation of the school culture for the past ten years and has seen the school develop into a positive, engaging environment, challenging the brightest students, and supporting those learners who need assistance.
The school caters for the individual needs, abilities and interests of students. We have a highly qualified and dedicated staff who focus on providing a diverse curriculum that recognises the importance of academic subjects as preparation for tertiary entrance.
In the field of vocational education and training, Oakey State High School has set a state benchmark for innovation. It provides a wide range of nationally-accredited courses in conjunction with school-based apprenticeships which cater for the broad scope of student’s needs and interests.
The students of Oakey State High School have an impressive record of academic, cultural and sporting successes.
Electives Years 7 to 9: The curriculum offered at Oakey State High School is drawn from The Australian Curriculum (English, mathematics, science and history), The Queensland Curriculum for Year 1-9, QCAR and Essential Learnings in the arts, languages, health and physical education, and technology.
Electives Years 10 to 12: The Year 10 – 12 curriculum is drawn from the Queensland Senior Schooling Curriculum including the Year 10 guidelines.
Welfare and personal development: Year level coordinators, Heads of departments, Guidance officer, School chaplain, school-based youth health nurse, Indigenous community education counsellor, Indigenous community liaison officer, Support teacher learning difficulties, Advisory visiting teachers, Regional behaviour support team, Senior guidance officer.
|Years||Year 7 - Year 12|
|Enrolment||Approximately 420 Students|
Free (Government School) |
07 4691******* 07 4691 4100
07 4691******* 07 4691 4123
|Address||1 Campbell Street, Oakey QLD 4401|