High School in Australia Price List

2017/2018

The table below gives Australian school enrolment prices by school type, state, and number of terms. All prices listed are in Australian Dollars (AUD). Currency Converter

The school requires payment when the placement offer is accepted (see Steps 5 and 6, Confirming and Enrolling). At the same time, Highschool Australia will issue an invoice for its services. (This is a one-off lump-sum fee of 1300 AUD and is NOT included in the price list below).

2018

All prices may vary without notice
Queensland 1 Term (3 Months) 2 Terms (6 Months) 3 Terms (9 Months) 4 Terms (12 Months)
Regional Schools
(Year 9 – 12)
AUD 6,455 AUD 13,390 AUD 18,460 AUD 23,920
State Schools
(Year 7 – 10)
AUD 7,725 AUD 14,865 AUD 22,170 AUD 28,770
State Schools
(Year 11 and 12)
AUD 8,560 AUD 15,800 AUD 23,580 AUD 30,580
Western Australia
State Schools
(Year 7 – 10)
ca. AUD 8,420 ** ca. AUD 16,470 ** ca. AUD 24,520 ** ca. AUD 32,570 **
State Schools
(Year 11 and 12)
ca. AUD 8,835 ** ca. AUD 17,300 ** ca. AUD 25,760 ** ca. AUD 34,225 **
New South Wales
Regional Schools
(Year 9 – 12)
AUD 7,945 AUD 15,145 AUD 22,350 AUD 29.550
State Schools in Sydney
(Year 9 and 10)
AUD 7,945 AUD 15,145 AUD 22,350 AUD 29.550
State Schools in Sydney
(Year 11 and 12)
AUD 8,295 AUD 15,845 AUD 23,400 AUD 30,950
Tasmania
State Schools
(Year 7 and 8)
ca. AUD 6,715 ** ca. AUD 13,215 ** ca. AUD 19,560 ** ca. AUD 25,900 **
State Schools
(Year 9 and 10)
ca. AUD 6,450 ** ca. AUD 12,690 ** ca. AUD 18,780 ** ca. AUD 24,870 **
State Schools
(Year 11 and 12)
ca. AUD 7,015 ** ca. AUD 13,825 ** ca. AUD 20,480 ** ca. AUD 27,130 **
Victoria
State Schools
(Year 10)
AUD 7,845 * AUD 15,000 * AUD 22,145 * AUD 29,300 *
State Schools
(Year 11 and 12)
AUD 8,075 * AUD 15,455 * AUD 22,835 * AUD 30,215 *
South Australia
Regional Schools
(Year 8 – 12)
AUD 7,285 AUD 13,470 AUD 19,660 AUD 25,845
State Schools
(Year 8 – 10)
AUD 7,285 AUD 13,470 AUD 19,660 AUD 25,845
State Schools
(Year 11 and 12)
AUD 7,680 AUD 14,260 AUD 20,840 AUD 27,425
Australian Capital Territory
State Schools
(Year 10)
ca. AUD 7.945 ** ca. AUD 15,340 ** ca. AUD 22,730 ** ca. AUD 30,120 **
State Schools
(Year 11 and 12)
ca. AUD 8,185 ** ca. AUD 15,810 ** ca. AUD 23,440 ** ca. AUD 31,070 **
All details may vary without notice
Private Schools 1 Term (3 Months) 2 Terms (6 Months) 3 Terms (9 Months) 4 Terms (12 Months)
In all states upon request
(Prices start from:)
AUD 11,000 AUD 21,500 AUD 31,800 AUD 42,000

2017

All prices may vary without notice
Queensland 1 Term (3 Months) 2 Terms (6 Months) 3 Terms (9 Months) 4 Terms (12 Months)
Regional Schools
(Year 9 – 12)
AUD 6,223 AUD 11,944 AUD 17,794 AUD 23,056
State Schools
(Year 7 – 10)
AUD 7,447 AUD 14,330 AUD 21,373 AUD 27,732
State Schools
(Year 11 and 12)
AUD 8,250 AUD 15,236 AUD 22,732 AUD 29,480
Western Australia
State Schools
(Year 7 – 10)
AUD 8,175 AUD 15,990 AUD 23,807 AUD 31,623
State Schools
(Year 11 and 12)
AUD 8,576 AUD 16,792 AUD 25,011 AUD 33,228
New South Wales
Regional Schools
(Year 9 – 12)
AUD 7,254 AUD 13,819 AUD 20,383 AUD 26,948
State Schools in Sydney
(Year 9 and 10)
AUD 7,254 AUD 13,819 AUD 20,383 AUD 26,948
State Schools in Sydney
(Year 11 and 12)
AUD 7,629 AUD 14,569 AUD 21,508 AUD 28,448
Tasmania
State Schools
(Year 7 and 8)
AUD 6,520 AUD 12,830 AUD 18,990 AUD 25,150
State Schools
(Year 9 and 10)
AUD 6,260 AUD 12,320 AUD 18,230 AUD 24,140
State Schools
(Year 11 and 12)
AUD 6,810 AUD 13,420 AUD 19,880 AUD 26,340
Victoria
State Schools
(Year 10)
AUD 7,845 * AUD 15,000 * AUD 22,145 * AUD 29,300 *
State Schools
(Year 11 and 12)
AUD 8,075 * AUD 15,455 * AUD 22,835 * AUD 30,215 *
South Australia
Regional Schools
(Year 8 – 12)
AUD 6,473 AUD 12,645 AUD 18,818 AUD 24,990
State Schools
(Year 8 – 10)
AUD 7,273 AUD 13,445 AUD 19,618 AUD 25,790
State Schools
(Year 11 and 12)
AUD 7,548 AUD 13,995 AUD 20,443 AUD 26,890
Australian Capital Territory
State Schools
(Year 10)
AUD 7,716 AUD 14,892 AUD 22,068 AUD 29,244
State Schools
(Year 11 and 12)
AUD 7,946 AUD 15,351 AUD 22,757 AUD 30,162
All details may vary without notice
Private Schools 1 Term (3 Months) 2 Terms (6 Months) 3 Terms (9 Months) 4 Terms (12 Months)
In all states upon request
(Prices start from:)
AUD 11,000 AUD 21,500 AUD 31,800 AUD 42,000

* This is an average price. Prices in Victoria vary depending on the length of each term. For exact prices please make an individual price request, especially if the intended duration of stay also includes terms in 2019.

** These prices for 2018 are estimates based on expected price increases of approximately 3% over 2017 prices. We will list the actual 2018 prices when they are released later in 2017.

The prices shown include:

  • Tuition fees
  • Board and lodging with a host family or in a boarding school
  • Transfer from airport to host family or boarding school (available at most schools)
  • Health insurance (we recommend that you also buy additional insurance before you leave)
  • Advice on choosing a suitable study location
  • Individual advice on choosing a high school and subjects
  • Full preparation for life in Australia prior to your departure
  • Assistance with completing school and visa application forms
  • Local orientation session on arrival at your destination school
  • Local support by qualified team, including home-stay coordinator and study advisor
  • 24-hour emergency telephone hotline throughout your stay in Australia
  • Ongoing support and review of your chosen subjects by international student coordinators and Highschool Australia
  • Support for parents and students regarding holiday programs and general questions on school-related matters

The prices shown do not include:

  • Visa fees A$550 (Nov. 2016)
  • Airfares
  • School uniforms
  • Travel opportunities during school holidays (optional)
  • Pocket money, typically around A$200 per month
  • Private travel insurance and/or health insurance
  • Costs for International Baccalaureate (if chosen), A$1079 per semester
  • Depending on the school, there may be equipment rental (e.g. laptop etc.)
  • Some private schools may apply additional material costs for certain subjects

The listed prices may vary slightly depending on the exact duration of the school term, and whether you are staying in Australia throughout the summer holidays. In many cases prices may be lower than those shown.

NOTE: In Queensland and South Australia, regional school prices apply to certain state schools. These schools are identified by a green marker on the school location map, or by a corresponding note (see the list of individual schools).