Palm Beach Currumbin State High School

Male & Female

Year levels:
Year 7 - 12


40 mins drive from BROWNS

Palm Beach Currumbin State High

Palm Beach Currumbin State High (PBC) is located on the beautiful Gold Coast and just an easy walking distance to one of the world’s best surfing beaches.

PBC offers a wide range of programs and opportunities, delivered by highly trained and experienced teachers, Some of these programs include: Academic Excellence, Business and Technology, Creative Arts Excellence and Sports Excellence. PBC has fully equipped facilities to accommodate all programs and students, such as a dance studio, sound recording studio, performing arts theatre, technical drawing and auto cad computer laboratory.

All new international students join Orientation Sessions where they will be introduced to International Mentors who will assist with your integration into the school. PBC have an International Department with full time staff to assist you during your studies.

School Information

Year established: 1979
Number of students: 2400

School facilities

  • Aquaculture centre
  • Auditorium
  • Boatshed
  • Dance studios
  • Drama theatre
  • Engineering workshops
  • Gymnasium
  • Middle school precinct
  • Multimedia conference theatre
  • Recording studio
  • Science laboratories
  • Tennis courts
  • Trade Training Centre
  • Gymnasium
  • Adjacent swimming pool access
  • Extracurricular activities

  • Instrumental music
  • School musical
  • Debating
  • Interschool team and individual sports competitions
  • Dance and drama
  • Sports competitions
  • Languages

  • Japanese
  • Spanish
  • Special programs

  • Academic Excellence
  • Creative Arts Excellence
  • Sports Excellence
  • Nationally acclaimed sports excellence program in 10 sports
  • Unique marine studies and aquatic practices programs, featuring over 100 watercraft
  • Dance, drama and music extension
  • Tuition Fees

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    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:
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  • 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: 31/07/2019