Pimlico State High School is a large co-education urban high school located in the eastern suburbs of Townsville, North Queensland.

The school is proud to offer an extensive range of both vocational and academic subjects to both girls and boys, from Year 7 to Year 12. A comprehensive curriculum with a strong academic focus is a feature of the school. The senior school offers an extensive range of Authority and Authority Registered subjects that provide a variety of pathways to university, further training and employment.

The school is well known in the community for its achievements in the performing arts, particularly music. It aims to provide a supportive environment to enable all members of our school community to develop to their full potential.

The school encourages individual responsibility, self-discipline and care and respect for others. At Pimlico State High School, the staff is committed to providing all students with a quality secondary education. The school has in place an enrolment management plan which aims to keep student numbers at 1450.

Sport: Aim, Inter-house and Inter-school Competitions (Swimming, Cross Country and Athletics), Lunchtime Sport, Non TSSS Sports, Sports Coordinator, Townsville Secondary School Sports (TSSS).  

Extracurricular activities: Regional Fanfare, Junior Music Camp, Senior Music Tour (Sydney), Instrumental Music, Music Support Group.

Welfare and personal development: Guidance Officer, school-based Youth Health Nurse, school-based Police Officer, Community Education Counsellor, Year Level Co-ordinators, Behaviour and Learning Support specialist.

Special features: The Student Resource Scheme is offered to families as a cost effective method of purchasing resources and textbooks and is the most economical approach to provide the necessary items needed to enable student learning. School Uniform. 

School Information

  • Type: Government
  • Coeducational or single-sex: Coeducational

  • Faith-based: None
  • Year: Year 7 - Year 12
  • Day/Boarding: Day School
  • Enrolment: Approximately 1450 Students
  • Interview Required Upon Enrolment: No
  • International Baccalaureate Programs offered:
  • ESL Support: N/A
  • Scholarships Available: No
  • Gifted and Talented Program: N/A
  • Preschool or Early Learning Centre:
  • After School Care/ OOSH Options:
  • Fees: Free (Government School)
  • Address:55-77 Fulham Road, Pimlico Qld 4812
  • Email:the.principal@pimlicoshs.eq.edu.au
  • Phone:07 4759 3444
  • Fax:07 4759 3400

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