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Anglican Church Grammar School

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Why Choose Anglican Church Grammar School in East Brisbane?

Anglican Church Grammar School (also referred to as Churchie) is an independent Anglican school for boys from Reception to Year 12. Located in East Brisbane, Churchie is both a day and boarding school. Opened in 1912, Churchie tailors its learning styles to the individual needs of each boy by providing a variety of personal development opportunities and exceptional education programmes. Churchie’s motto is ‘The Making of Men’ and the school believes that each student can grow in an academic environment that achieves a balance across the school’s founding tenets of scholastic attainment, spiritual awareness, personal growth and community service.

Churchie is an IB World School, authorised for the delivery of the IB Primary Years Programme (in the Prep School) and the IB Diploma Programme. Senior School students can choose whether to pursue the IB or the Queensland Certificate of Education in their senior years; two academically rigorous pathways that are expertly taught by Churchie’s acclaimed teachers.

Churchie is a world leader in creating new learning environments needed for 21st century teaching, informed from ongoing research in partnership with the University of Melbourne. Churchie’s Centenary Library, a tertiary-inspired centre for innovation and learning, is the embodiment of best-practice learning environments.

Not only does Churchie take into account each student’s educational needs, they also run successful emotional intelligence programmes. By providing chances for their boys to build their wellbeing, resilience and understanding of self, they can ensure each boy comes away with a better understanding of themselves and how they can achieve their future endeavours.

What are the sporting/extra-curricular options at Anglican Church Grammar School?

As part of the Great Public School’s Association and the Independent Schools Competition, Churchie participates in a range of academic, sporting and cultural competitions against other long-standing Brisbane schools. These competitions include Basketball, Chess, Cricket, Cross Country, Debating, Football, Rowing, Rugby Union, Swimming, Tennis, Track and Field, Volleyball and Water Polo.

The school is also lucky enough to not only host Army Cadets but also Australian Air Force Cadets and Navy Cadets. The Cadet Programme provides boys with opportunities for leadership, self-growth and training in their chosen Cadet-ship.

Churchie also provides boys with opportunities to participate in the arts. These include annual theatrical productions, art shows, film and TV awards and musical showcases. Co-curricular opportunities exist in music, visual art, photography, stage crew and film making.

 

What are the public transport options to Anglican Church Grammar School?

Churchie is close to Norman Park Train Station and is surrounded by several public bus stops. Mt. Gravatt Private Coaches also serves Churchie, providing students another option to get home.

What are the school fees per term?

School fees, on a per term basis, are within the range of $4000-$5000. Find out more about fees here.

What are the boarding options at Anglican Church Grammar School?

Churchie provides boarding for boys from Years 7 to 12. With two air-conditioned boarding houses, Churchie ensures boys feel safe and comfortable during their stay at the school. Excursions and cultural activities are planned frequently to ensure the boys have fun and time to relax.

Does Anglican Church Grammar School offer scholarships and how do we apply?

Churchie provides a range of scholarships for boys. These include academic, music excellence and choral scholarships. For more information about scholarships check here.

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