Upper Coomera State College is located at the northern end of the Gold Coast, nestled between the Gold Coast hinterland and some of Australia’s best beaches, and only 30 minutes from Brisbane city centre.
Upper Coomera State College focuses on STEM (science, technology, engineering and mathematics), arts and physical education, offering innovative and academically challenging courses for high-performing students. These are supplemented within the curriculum by subject-related excursions and camps.
There are two corresponding excellence programs for senior students at the Upper Coomera State College: Within the Creative Arts Academy, enthusiasts of film, theatre, visual arts, dance and music will find all the opportunities they need to give free rein to their creativity. They are supported by expert teachers and state-of-the-art facilities at a professional level. The school regularly makes its own musical productions.
In cooperation with the Gold Coast Academy of Sport, the Sports Academy offers a so-called ‘Future Stars Program’, in which special skills and knowledge are taught for certain sports.