Highlands Christian College (formerly Christian Outreach College) is an independent Christian high school in Toowoomba, Queensland with an educational program ranging from kindergarten to year 12. Toowoomba, 120 km west of Brisbane, is the largest city in inland Australia and is known for its exciting history, beautiful gardens, many cultural events and excellent infrastructure. Commonly known as “The Garden City”, Toowoomba has more than 240 public parks and gardens for its 120 thousand inhabitants. Locals and visitors enjoy the moderate climate and fresh country air, which is drier and therefore more pleasant than in the coastal regions.
In addition to offering academic subjects, Highlands Christian College strives to enable its students to thrive in an ever-changing world. With the help of camps and workshops, the aim is to increase resilience and develop the human being. In addition to teaching, there are a variety of opportunities outside the classroom. From early morning band and choir rehearsals to robotics and Japanese clubs during lunch breaks to Arts in Action after school.