Whitsunday Anglican School, founded in 1988, has a Junior School (Kindergarten to Year 4), a Middle School (Years 5 to 8) and a Senior School (Years 9 to 12). Weekly boarding for 64 students Years 4 to 12 (new boarding house planned for 2011).

Facilities: Multi-purpose hall, specialist Art Centre, Music Centre, theatre, science laboratories and eight computer laboratories.

Subjects Year 8: All students study Christian Education, English, Japanese, SOSE, Science, Mathematics, Computing, Home Economics, Aviation Studies, Manual Arts, Graphics, Art, Music, Drama, French and Physical Education.

Curriculum Years 9 and 10: Core: Christian English, English, Science, Mathematics, Physical Education and SOSE. Electives: Japanese, Business Studies, Technology, Art, Graphics, History, Geography, Music, Drama.

Electives Years 11 and 12: English, Japanese, Mathematics A, B and C, Chemistry, Physics, Biology, Marine Studies, Geography, Ancient History, Modern History, BCT, Graphics, Accounting, Music, Drama, Economics, Legal Studies, Art, Information Processes and Technology, Health/PE, Technology Studies.

Sport: Soccer, rugby, netball, swimming, basketball, athletics, rowing, AFL.

Co-curricular activities: Chess, radio station, board games, electronics.

Special features: Vision 2012 — Years 4 to12 all to have tablets (laptops), single campus catering for Kindergarten to Year 12, LOTE, Japanese and French throughout the school.

School Information

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

  • Faith-based: Anglican
  • Year: Kindergarten - Year 12
  • Day/Boarding: Day and Boarding
  • Enrolment: 800 students
  • Interview Required Upon Enrolment: No
  • International Baccalaureate Programs offered: N/A  
  • ESL Support: N/A
  • Scholarships Available: Yes
  • Gifted and Talented Program: N/A
  • Preschool or Early Learning Centre: N/A
  • After School Care/ OOSH Options: Own After School Care
  • Fees: please consult the school
  • Address:PO Box 3390, North Mackay 4740
  • Phone:07 4969 2000
  • Fax:07 4969 2001
  • HSC Subjects offered:Please contact the school
  • Clubs and Extra-curricular programs:Chess, radio station, board games, electronics.

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