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Why choose our school?

Yeronga State High School offers the following to our students:

  • Wide range of academic and vocational programs 

  • 1:1 Laptop take home program for all year levels 

  • Leadership program for linking Year 7s to Year 12s 

  • Junior Secondary School Camp (Year 7)

  •  Year 9 GOALS program (working with business mentors)

  •  Year 11 Aspirations program (provides insight into corporate businesses)

  •  Bi-ennial Multicultural Festival that celebrates our harmony and diversity and engages with the local community 

  • Strong Performing Arts program - Dance, Drama and Music evenings throughout the year as well as Instrumental Music program 

  • State of the art Sports Centre with gym  

  • Purpose built Language Learning Centre and e-Learning Centre 

  •  Extensive curriculum program with subject choices form all academic levels 

  • Debating teams and opportunities for public speaking competitions 

  • Varied pathways to cater for all academic levels through to TAFE and University 

  • Accelerated Accounting Program - allowing students to complete University studies in Year 12 

  • Clubs -  Chess, Homework club and many sporting opportunities after school 

  • Active Student Council and Leadership program 

  • Foreign languages - Chinese in years 7 - 12 and other languages via Distance Education 

  • Varied support programs which cater to a range of needs 

  • International Student Program 

  • Leadership Camp (Year 11) 

  • Reader’s Cup program 

  • EAL/D Unit which addresses and supports the needs of students from many language backgrounds 

  • Accelerate program that improves literacy and higher order thinking skills 

  • Many apprenticeship and traineeship opportunities

  • New Trade Training Centre to be completed mid 2016 and will offer certificate courses in Furnishing and Engineering
  • Y Connect - beneficiary of innovation and collboration grant that focusses on intergration of the Arts to develop literacy and oracy skills
  • Strong involvement  in Creative Generation State School on Stage – Featured vocalist, Core Choir, Symphony Orchestra, Dance, Drama, Stage Crew and Film Crew
  • Student participation in Creative Generation - Ministers Awards for Excellence in Art
  • Griffith University State Honours Ensemble Program
  • Drama Club