Kenmore State School

Male & Female

Homestay

Year levels:
Prep - Year 6

11kms from BROWNS

Kenmore State School

Kenmore State School is in western Brisbane, close to The University of Queensland, Lone Pine Koala Sanctuary and public transport.

Established in 1900, we provide children with high-quality education, with our current academic results above the state average and champion sports teams.

Our goal is success for every student; through individual teaching and communication with parents.

Accelerate your child’s English language learning with our dedicated programs.

Extension programs include: digital technology, junior engineers, maths, music, German (Years 5 and 6), arts and leadership.

We provide before and after school care during terms and vacation care in the holidays, offering your child many activity choices, including gardening, art and crafts, sport, games and cooking.

School Information

Year established: 1900
Number of students: 324

School facilities

  • Interactive Whiteboards
  • Air-conditioned rooms
  • Indoor sport and performance centre
  • 25 metre pool
  • Full size oval
  • 2 tennis courts
  • Netball court
  • 3 adventure playgrounds
  • Extracurricular activities

  • Annual multicultural festival
  • Years 5 and 6 camp to Canberra
  • After school learning programs
  • Drama club
  • Instrumental music program
  • Community-based learning programs
  • Sport at district, state and national levels
  • Swimming program (swimming pool onsite)
  • Outside school hours care
  • Chess club
  • Brisbane Bands Festival
  • Eisteddfods and ‘Fanfare’ for instrumental music students
  • International Competitions and Assessments for Schools (ICAS) competitions
  • Mathematics team challenge
  • Interschool sports
  • Languages

  • German
  • English
  • Specialist English as an Additional Language/Dialect (EAL/D) program
  • Special programs

  • Instrumental music, band and choral programs
  • Reading to Learn - literacy program to accelerate English learning
  • Junior engineering extension program
  • Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) specialist teacher
  • International study tours
  • Professional visits from international delegations
  • Honours program for extension students
  • Specialist education support programs
  • Learning support programs
  • 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: October 2018


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