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About our School

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​​ Principal w​elcome

Our school has been operating since 1963. It is a vibrant, high-achieving, coeducational school, catering to a wide range of student abilities and has enjoyed an outstanding history of success in academic, vocational and sporting programs.

Our comprehensive curriculum supports students who are tertiary bound or who wish to follow a vocational pathway. Our school vision of 'A community where we aspire, grow and achieve' is strongly supported by our commitment to our school motto of 'Many ways to Excellence' with our talented, professional and highly capable staff providing quality teaching and learning opportunities to students across all fields of study. Our values focus on respect, responsibility and readiness for all in our school community. Student achievement are based on the principles of 'knowing yourself', 'linking with others' and 'making a difference in our world'.

Sunnybank State High School offers a unique, safe and enriching learning environment for all of our students. Students are constantly surrounded by possibility and opportunity designed to empower each student to thrive and achieve across a range of academic, cultural, vocational and sporting pursuits. We are a high achieving and vibrant school rich in tradition with an outstanding reputation for success. Our motto, "Many ways to excellence" reflects our commitment to quality education by ensuring that every child is striving for success. We are part of a global learning community and value our international partnerships. The school has been welcoming students from other countries along with offering international home-stays for more than twenty years.​

Special Programs

  • Science, Technology, Engineering and Maths ( STEM)
    • (National Innovative Schools Award Winner, STEM)
  • Mathematics Extension
  • Science Extension
  • Digital and Design Technologies
  • Extensive array of certificate qualifications
  • International Academic Support Program
  • Individualised and personalised students support services
  • Interschool sport and recreation

Extracurricular Activities

  • STEM
  • Student leadership
  • Public speaking
  • Debating
  • Titration
  • Homework Club programme
  • Cultural and wellbeing programs and excursions
  • Academic competitions (Maths, Science, English)​ 

School F​acilities

  • Digital Innovation HUB (drones, coding, robotics, STEM, virtual reality)
  • Media precinct
  • International Precinct
  • Industry standard hospitality kitchen
  • Modern industrial technology facility
  • Auditorium
  • Onsite training café – Breezeway
  • Sports hall
  • Athletics facility
  • Gymnasium
  • Close proximity to major transport routes​ 

Tertiary Pathways

  • Access to specialist personal and career programs
  • Intensive individual support to negotiate university pathways
  • Early entry to Brisbane universities 

Languages

  • Japanese
  • Chinese school on weekends
  • Distance Education
  • French
  • Chinese
  • German
  • Italian
  • Japanese
  • Spanish
  • Distance Education​
  • Senior external exams (which contribute to university entrance) available in many first languages​
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Last reviewed 15 October 2021
Last updated 15 October 2021