Pimlico State High School

Male & Female

Homestay

Year levels:
7-12

Townsville

Pimlico State High School

At Pimlico State High School we strive to develop purpose, responsibility, resilience, compassion and innovation in our students.

We are proud of our strong tradition of academic excellence and we are well known for our outstanding performing arts and instrumental music programs.

Through our diverse range of curricular and extracurricular opportunities, we encourage you to become a globally minded citizen and leader.

As one of only 40 schools within Australia accredited with the prestigious Council of International Schools, we are committed to providing a truly world-class education.

We welcome international students from all over the world.

We value diversity and community and we offer you a caring environment within a culture of safety, respect and support.

School Information

Year established: 1959
Number of students: 1700

University or vocational pathways

  • James Cook University
  • Queensland Conservatorium Griffith University (music)
  • Central Queensland University (including TAFE programs)
  • School facilities

  • Performing arts centre
  • Multipurpose shelter
  • Library resource centre
  • Networked computer laboratories
  • Sports fields
  • Athletics training facilities
  • Gymnasium
  • Science laboratories
  • Specialist art facilities
  • Film and television media room
  • Attractive landscaped grounds
  • Extracurricular activities

  • A wide variety of school music ensembles including: symphony orchestra, chamber strings, string orchestra, wind symphony, wind ensemble, concert and stage band, choirs, percussion ensemble, guitar ensemble, and woodwind, string and brass ensembles
  • Music camps and tours
  • Fanfare and music eisteddfods
  • A wide variety of global citizenship programs including: Plan for the Planet, Decarbonise and Blue Youth
  • Sailing
  • Student Council
  • Debating
  • Opti-MINDS (team problem-solving)
  • A range of visual and performing arts events and competitions
  • XDance
  • Athletics program
  • Cross-country training
  • Interschool sports competitions
  • Leadership camp
  • Overseas study tours
  • Ski trip
  • Subject area excursions
  • Excursions for international students, including Magnetic Island, snorkelling, horse riding, Billabong Sanctuary and other local attractions
  • Languages

  • French
  • Japanese
  • Special programs

  • Global Education
  • The arts, including instrumental music, dance and drama
  • Athletics
  • Schedule of Fees and Levies (2019)*

  • Year 7 - 10 = $14,316 per year
  • Year 11 - 12 = $16,188 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

    Year 7 Year 8 Year 9 Year 10 Year 11
    HSP 1 HSP 1 HSP 2 HSP 3 HSP 4

    *HSP refers to BROWNS High 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: October 2018


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