Ashmore State School

Male & Female

Homestay

Year levels:
Prep - Year 6

6kms from BROWNS

Ashmore State School

Principal's Welcome

Welcome to Ashmore State School. We take great pride in our school and the way in which we continuously work together in an inclusive learning environment

We focus on four key areas of learning:

  • Aspirational Learning ensuring that all children set goals to reach their highest level of achievement
  • Personalised learning that honors each student as an individual learner
  • Connected Learning through immersion in digital technologies linking students with peers and teachers, experts and places within the classroom and beyond and
  • Precision Teaching and Learning through the uniquely accurate deep teacher knowledge of the subjects taught.
  • Our curriculum caters for personalised learning designed to suit every child's needs and which includes our distinctive International Student Program. (ISP)

    Together we continue to build a school based on positive values and attitudes preparing our students today for a successful life tomorrow.

    School Information

    Year established: 1978
    Number of students: 890

    At Ashmore State School we are centrally located on six hectares of attractive, landscaped grounds, with very well-resourced facilities, including media, computer and digital technology rooms.

    We aim to create a learning community where our students can become productive young citizens in their local and global communities.

    We ensure that studies in our classrooms include Indigenous and international perspectives.

    Our caring and qualified teachers are well-trained for the challenges of modern school education and will prepare your child for life after school.

    Everyone in our entire school community is ‘Proud to Shine’! and makes a valuable contribution to our success

    School facilities

  • Airconditioned classrooms
  • 2 Computer labs, classroom computers and class sets of iPads
  • Oval, multi-purpose court and junior climbing fort
  • Assembly hall, green room for multimedia, science room, music building
  • Extracurricular activities

  • Technology Club - incorporating a wide range of technologies, including the multimedia centre for film and sound production, robotics and programming
  • Performing arts including drama, choir and instrumental music
  • Fitter Faster Stronger - health and fitness for the whole family
  • Community garden in conjunction with the Stephanie Alexander Kitchen Garden program
  • Sunshine Club - before school fun and fitness
  • International Competitions and Assessment for Schools (ICAS)
  • Gold Coast Eisteddfod
  • Opti-MINDS – team problem-solving
  • Public-speaking competitions
  • Reader’s Cup
  • Languages

  • Japanese
  • Special programs

  • Link It! - a whole school intervention approach to improving and extending literacy and numeracy skills
  • Kids Matter Program - assisting in the emotional growth of students
  • Secondary school immersion that supports the transition of students to junior secondary school
  • Stephanie Alexander Kitchen Garden program
  • Instrumental music program
  • English as an Additional Language/Dialect (EAL/D)
  • Leadership camps
  • Gifted and Talented Program
  • Extension program
  • Schedule of Tuition Fees (2019)*

  • Prep - Year 6 = $13,076 per year

  • * Indicative fees only. Other fees or levies may apply. Please visit EQI for full fee schedule: https://eqi.com.au/study-options/fees

    School Entry Requirements

    Prep - Year 6
    PSP 1 PSP 2 PSP 3 PSP 4

    *PSP refers to BROWNS Primary School Preparation program




    Disclaimer: The information and data in this webpage is subject to change without notice. Before submitting your application, if you are interested in:
  • a particular subject, sport, program or extracurricular activity offered by an EQI school; or
  • particular school facilities;
  • please contact EQI or the school directly to confirm it will be offered and/or available in the year you intend to study.

    Last updated: November 2018


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