High School in Australia Price List

2018 and 2019

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 1450 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 12,390 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 8,100 * AUD 15,500 * AUD 22,800 * AUD 30,200 *
State Schools
(Year 11 and 12)
AUD 8,300 * AUD 15,900 * AUD 23,500 * AUD 31,100 *
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

2019

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 6,650 AUD 12,760 AUD 19,000 AUD 24,640
State Schools
(Year 7 – 10)
AUD 7,955 AUD 15,310 AUD 22,835 AUD 29,630
State Schools
(Year 11 and 12)
AUD 8,820 AUD 16,270 AUD 24,300 AUD 31,500
Western Australia
State Schools
(Year 7 – 10)
ca. AUD 8,680 ** ca. AUD 16,970 ** ca. AUD 25,250 ** ca. AUD 33,550 **
State Schools
(Year 11 and 12)
ca. AUD 9,100 ** ca. AUD 17,820 ** ca. AUD 26,530 ** ca. AUD 35,250 **
New South Wales
Regional Schools
(Year 9 – 12)
AUD 8,200 AUD 15,600 AUD 23,000 AUD 30.450
State Schools in Sydney
(Year 9 and 10)
AUD 8,200 AUD 15,600 AUD 23,000 AUD 30.450
State Schools in Sydney
(Year 11 and 12)
AUD 8,550 AUD 16,320 AUD 24,100 AUD 31,880
Tasmania
State Schools
(Year 7 and 8)
ca. AUD 6,915 ** ca. AUD 13,600 ** ca. AUD 20,150 ** ca. AUD 26,680 **
State Schools
(Year 9 and 10)
ca. AUD 6,650 ** ca. AUD 13,070 ** ca. AUD 19,350 ** ca. AUD 25,620 **
State Schools
(Year 11 and 12)
ca. AUD 7,225 ** ca. AUD 14,240 ** ca. AUD 21,100 ** ca. AUD 27,950 **
Victoria
State Schools
(Year 10)
AUD 8,350 * AUD 15,965 * AUD 23,500 * AUD 31,100 *
State Schools
(Year 11 and 12)
AUD 8,550 * AUD 16,400 * AUD 24,200 * AUD 32,000 *
South Australia
Regional Schools
(Year 8 – 12)
AUD 7,500 AUD 13,900 AUD 20,250 AUD 26,600
State Schools
(Year 8 – 10)
AUD 7,500 AUD 13,900 AUD 20,250 AUD 26,600
State Schools
(Year 11 and 12)
AUD 7,900 AUD 14,700 AUD 21,500 AUD 28,250
Australian Capital Territory
State Schools
(Year 10)
ca. AUD 8,200 ** ca. AUD 15,800 ** ca. AUD 23,400 ** ca. AUD 31,000 **
State Schools
(Year 11 and 12)
ca. AUD 8,430 ** ca. AUD 16,300 ** ca. AUD 24,150 ** ca. AUD 32,000 **
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 11,500 AUD 22,200 AUD 32,750 AUD 43,250

* 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 the following year 2019 or 2020.

** 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.

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$575 (November 2018)
  • 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).