St Saviour's College

Secondary Junior (Year 7 to 10)

St Saviour's College

Course details

CRICOS course code: 084746G

Level of study: Primary and High School

Summary

Our commitment to excellence At St Saviour’s College our students strive for Excellence, one of our College Mercy values, in their academic studies. Our academic offerings challenge students to achieve their personal best with the support of our expert teachers. The College is committed to providing a student-centred learning programs that meet the needs of students from Year 7 to 12. Our broad range of subject offerings cater for both academic and vocationally oriented pathways as students’ progress into their senior phase of learning.

Students learning is supported through additional activities and programs including:

A focus on resilience and a growth mindset

Academic interviews

After school tutoring one afternoon per week

Academic Awards for high academic achievement each semester/unit

Academic badges for high academic achievement across a calendar year

UNSW ICAS competitions

RACI Titration competition

Science and Engineering competition

Student enrichment classes including senior preparation classes

Debating competition

Public speaking competition

Learning support groups

Years 7 and 8

Year 7 and 8 learning areas focus on building foundational knowledge and skills in a range of subjects. All students engage in a range of core subjects as well as four semester-long elective courses. These courses allow students an opportunity to attempt subjects that will be on offer across Year 9 and 10, and into the senior years, and to make informed decisions about their strengths and interests.

Core subjects:

Religious Education

English

Mathematics

Science

Humanities

Health and Physical Education

Electives:

Art

Business

Dance

Design

Digital technologies

Drama

Japanese

Music

Students also participate in the Skills program which includes topics such as high school transition, IT skills, NAPLAN preparation, cyber safety, library, research and study skills and wellbeing strategies.

Years 9 and 10

Our Year 9 and 10 study programs focus on developing the foundational skills acquired in Year 7 and 8 while preparing students to move into their senior phase of learning. In Years 9 and 10 students continue to study core subjects, while also having the opportunity to select from a range of semester long elective courses of study. These electives allow students to further develop their skills in areas of interest and to make decisions about future study and career pathways.

Core subjects:

Religious Education

English

Mathematics

Science

History

Health and Physical Education

Electives:

Art

Business

Dance

Design

Digital technologies

Drama

Geography

Japanese

Legal Studies

Media Arts

Music

Students also participate in the Skills program which primarily focuses on understanding career pathways. The Year 9 program focusing on exploring individual strengths and personalities, as well as writing resumes, cover letters and interview skills. In Year 10, the careers program assists in identifying students' career goals and works with students to ensure they have the required resources to attain these goals. This includes planning, applying for and participating in three days of work experience. Students and their parents/carers are involved in SET (Student Education and Training) Plans, as well as senior subject selections processes.

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Course opportunities

Tuition Fees (AUD $): Please contact the school
Duration: 208 weeks
Study mode: Full time
Address

St Saviour's College

Neil Street
Toowoomba Queensland 4350
Australia

Address

St Saviour's College
Neil Street
Toowoomba Queensland 4350
Australia