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Why Choose Iona College in Lindum

Iona is a Catholic Boys’ College for Years 5 to 12, served by the Missionary Oblates of Mary Immaculate. For 59 years, Iona has made a firm commitment to enhancing the educational opportunities of local families in a Catholic faith context and has done so without the need to charge out-of-reach fees, offer scholarships or take short cuts.

As a Catholic College inspired by the life and teachings of Jesus, Iona remains focused on ensuring that life-long learning benefits our entire community. “We believe we are a Community for Life.”

Iona College Lindum offers a learning environment that is led by committed and passionate staff. Their vocational education program brings opportunities to develop the talents of students outside the traditional areas of study and a Learning Support Centre is offered for students who may require extra help with their studies. For those gifted students there are also many opportunities.

Iona’s flexible and comprehensive curriculum gives students the opportunity to develop a wide range of skills that present pathways to tertiary study and employment. Information Communication & Learning Technology integration is a major focus at Iona. Keeping up with advancements in technology, Iona has made great progress in the way they: develop school infrastructure, learn, teach, design the curriculum and interact with each other, from students, teachers and parents to wider community engagement.

Being confident and humble men of service continues to remain a priority of the College. They believe that the development of skills and competency in using computers, software and associated technology, and understanding the impact of technology on our society, is an integral facet of education. At Iona, the aim is to help each boy make a life, not just a living by being a responsible and contributing member of society. While the boys may have entered to learn, they hope that they leave to serve.

What are the sporting/extra-curricular options at Iona College?

Iona’s curriculum is complemented by a wide range of co-curricular opportunities such as music, drama and sports.

Co-curricular activities:

  • Daily Mass
  • Mission immersions
  • Oblate Youth Encounter
  • Rosies – supporting the homeless
  • Service and Leadership experiences
  • Vocal Ensembles
  • Guitar Ensembles
  • Jazz Ensembles
  • Liturgical Music
  • Percussion Ensembles
  • Wind Ensembles
  • String Ensembles
  • Concert Bands
  • Mooting
  • Titration
  • Robotics
  • Theatre Production
  • Speech and Communication
  • Art Club
  • Photography Club
  • Science Club
  • Maths Club
  • Reading Club
  • Sailing Club
  • Chess Club
  • Junior Drama Club
  • Garden Club
  • Public Speaking & QDU Debating
  • Swimming Club
  • Homework Club
  • Junior Coaching
  • Junior/Senior Link Tutoring

Representative sport:

  • Swimming
  • Volleyball
  • Cricket
  • Cross Country
  • Rugby (Union & League)
  • Football (Soccer)
  • Touch Football
  • Tennis & Basketball
  • Track and Field
  • Water Polo
  • Sailing
  • Chess
  • Golf
  • Australian Rules

Iona’s Learning and Teaching priorities focus on cultivating the talents of each boy, encouraging him to exceed his expectations, to aspire to excellence and appreciate that his learning should also benefit the community to which he belongs, wherever that may be in the future.

What are the public transport options to Iona College?

Iona College is adjacent from the Lindum Railway Station with an access pathway to the station provided on school grounds. There are bus services around the school grounds which go to Carindale and Capalaba.

What are the school fees per year?

$9200 (There are discounts for subsequent students from the same family)

What are the boarding options at Iona College?

There are no boarding options at Iona College.

Does Iona College offer scholarships and how do we apply?

Iona College does not offer any external scholarships. For more information regarding enrolments please contact Sharon Young, Registrar, on 07 3893 8800 or email [email protected]

Nearby Secondary Schools

Alexandra Hills State High School

Wellington Point State High School

Capalaba State College

Redlands College

Sheldon College

Carmel College

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