Kedron State High School in Wooloowin, a northern suburb of Brisbane, is a traditional high school with high academic achievement and a long history of excellence as an educational institution. It is distinguished by its highly professional and dedicated staff and correspondingly good academic results, which are consistently well above the national average.
Kedron State High School focuses on STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts and Maths), foreign languages and music, with regular classes supported by targeted extracurricular activities. These give students the opportunity to excel in their chosen field. The STEAM subjects, for example, focus on design thinking, i.e. problem solving and idea development, and on concepts related to the founding and management of companies.
Kedron’s highly acclaimed instrumental music, a variety of ensembles and choir program cover all school years, with a focus on dynamic and innovative music courses in the classroom. Each year, it offers all students a wide range of instruments, including the harp. It is supported by extracurricular activities such as music trips, camps and competitions, as well as student concerts in all genres of jazz and classical music.
A wide range of sports is offered at Kedron State High School. Kedron’s students are regularly selected to represent the region and Queensland in a variety of competitions.