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Emmanuel College Gold Coast Parent Fact Sheet

Emmanuel College has a lot to offer to families and students on the Gold Coast. It is a co-educational school with 1,500 students ranging from Kindergarten through to Year 12. Emmanuel College is a multi-denominational and believes in educational excellence while emphasising Christian faith and values.

Why Choose Emmanuel College, Gold Coast?

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Emmanuel College prides itself on being a school that is determined to see every child thrive. They do this by giving the children opportunities to excel in not only academics, sport or performing and visual arts but they also provide programs in outdoor learning, leadership development and the learning of pastoral skills.

Emmanuel College has a strong, academic belief and have on-site tutoring and support available for all students.

What are the sporting/extra-curricular options at Emmanuel College, Gold Coast?

Emmanuel College provides a range of sporting activities to suit students including swimming and various other sports in which they compete in. Emmanuel College provides an extensive aquatic program to suit all levels from Learn to Swim, squad swimming and National Level Swimmers.

All students participate in at least 2 seasons of interschool sport.

The junior school can participate in a range of sports including Rugby, netball, golf and softball. There is something for everyone.

The senior school can also participate in all these sports but also includes sports such as surfing and water polo.

Art music and drama all play an important role in the life of a student at Emmanuel College. Those who have a flair or interest in drama in years 4,5 and 6 can participate in the ECcelerate Drama program which offers drama lessons before school. There are other ECcelerate programs on offer for those who excel in their achievement in particular areas of interest.

What are the public transport options to Emmanuel College?

Public transport is easily accessible at Emmanuel College. There are plenty of bus stops around the school and the school is also serviced by Surfside Buslines.

What are the school fees per term?

Annual fees at Emmanuel College start at just under $8,500 and can reach just over $10,000. Family discounts are available if you have more than one child attending the college.

What are the boarding options at Emmanuel College?

There are no boarding options at Emmanuel College.

Does Emmanuel College offer scholarships and how do you apply?

Emmanuel College offer scholarships that are based on academic or music excellence. Academic scholarships are offered to students starting Emmanuel in years 4,7 or 10. Keep in mind that these scholarships are for a three year fixed period.

Scholarship exams are held for academic scholarships and auditions are held for music scholarships. Interviews also take place as part of the normal enrolment process. Find out more about Emmanuel College’s scholarships here.

Nearby Secondary schools

St Kevin’s Catholic School

St Vincent’s Catholic Primary School

All Saint’s Anglican School

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Janine Mergler

Janine Mergler is a veteran Queensland teacher, graduating from QUT with a BEd majoring in Social Sciences. After many years in the classroom, Janine moved on to academia. She has proudly trained new generations of teachers in her role as a lecturer at Queensland University of Technology Faculty of Education. She has also worked in the Queensland Government as an education specialist, developing education resources and delivering community awareness programs to help families conserve water. Currently she is the owner and editor of Families Magazine, a publication specifically targeted at parents who value a quality education for children.  Janine leads a team of professionals who write about family lifestyle, early childhood, schools and education information and family-friendly events.

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