Education

The schools and colleges on this page are in rough alphabetical order. The page is divided into three sections.

Primary Schools

Bhaktivedanta Swami Gurukula School

Bhaktivedanta Swami Gurukula, EungellaEstablished and registered in 1980, the Bhaktivedanta Swami Gurukula School is situated in Australia’s main Hare Krishna rural community, New Govardhana. It is located in the picturesque Tweed Valley near Murwillumbah, northern New South Wales. Nestled atop a ridge, and with magnificent views of the valley, the school provides a natural and peaceful learning atmosphere, conducive to spiritual upliftment.
525 Tyalgum Road, Eungella
ph: 6672 3788
web: here

 
Chillingham Public School

Chillingham Public SchoolChillingham Public School’s aim is to empower our students with the knowledge, skills and confidence required to produce individuals who can be happy, literate, life long learners who make a positive contribution to society.
1420 Numinbah Road, Chillingham
ph: 6679 1255
web: here

Condong Public School

Condong Public SchoolThe Condong Public School, on the banks of the Tweed River, has a strong academic record and a proud and successful sporting tradition. The Condong Public School makes the commitment to ‘Teach your children well’ with: Qualified, experienced and caring teachers; A full and challenging curriculum; Well supported and structured technology in learning; and Teacher specialisation in Key Learning Areas.
McLeod Street, Condong
ph: 6672 2390
web: here

Crystal Creek Public School

Crystal Creek Public SchoolCrystal Creek School is a small but long established school which has a strong association with the community and its rich and varied environmental surrounds. The school’s aim is to equip children to live a full and happy life and to enable them to take a meaningful and satisfying place in society. It aims to produce students able to cope with change and who are able to make sound decisions based on informed judgments. The school is committed to improving student outcomes across the curriculum.
RMB 321, North Arm
ph: 6679 1223
web: here

Dungay Public School

Dungay Public SchoolDungay PS is a small rural school situated 4kms out of Murwillumbah. It prides itself on outstanding numeracy and literacy programs along with CAPA and sport. It has excellent Student Welfare programs in a warm, caring and safe environment.
305 Tomewin Rd, Dungay
ph: 6672 2174
web: here

Mount Saint Patrick Primary School

Mt St Patrick Primary SchoolM.S.P.P. School is a K-6 Co-educational Catholic school based within the Lismore Diocese. At M.S.P.P the focus is on developing each child’s potential through committed staff who have a high regard for each individual’s learning abilities.
Main Street, Murwillumbah
ph: 6672 1821
web: here

Murwillumbah East Public School

Murwillumbah East Public SchoolMurwillumbah East Primary School offers an exceptional education. Our students are girls and boys who see the richness of the world through confident eyes.
Charles St, Murwillumbah
ph: 6672 6781
web: here

Murwillumbah South Infants School

Murwillumbah South Infants SchoolMurwillumbah South Infants School is a separate infants school. It caters for children in kindergarten, year one and year two, specialising in early education.
River St, Murwillumbah
ph: 6672 1323
best school website ever award (ie only): here

Saint Josephs Primary School

St Josephs Primary SchoolThe school has approximately 140 students from kindergarten to year 6 with an average class size of only 20 students. Saint Joseph’s boasts state of the art facilities and a wonderful staff that work in partnership with parents to assist all students to achieve to the best of their ability.
Greville Street, Murwillumbah
ph: 6672 1867
web: here

Sathya Sai Primary School 

Sathya Sai Primary SchoolNon-denominational, co-educational primary school catering for students from Kindergarten to Year 6, based on Sathya Sai Baba teachings.
Nullum Street, Murwillumbah
ph: 6672 8972
web: here

Stokers Siding Public School
Stokers Siding Public SchoolStokers Siding Primary School is a small school nestled in the heart of the Tweed Valley. We take pride in our relaxed, friendly atmosphere and strong parental involvement and support. We have a team of highly skilled and enthusiastic teachers who encourage a love of learning.
Old Pacific Highway, Stokers Siding
ph: 6677 9236
Tweed Valley College Primary School

Tweed Valley College Primary SchoolWe operate a play group on Monday mornings for toddlers and those prior to pre-school. There is a well resourced and strongly linked pre-school program on Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays called Tiptoe into Kindy. A feature of that program is the lush veggie garden that the group enjoy working with and watching grow. They also spend regular time with our Kindy room to familiarize themselves with formal educational experiences.   Primary school kicks in at Kindergarten and then goes through until Year 6, with the Year 7 – 12 program on the other side of the two lagoons on the same campus. Large, spacious ovals and great play areas abound.
9 Hall Drive, Murwillumbah
ph: 6672 2922
web: here

Tyalgum Public School

Tyalgum Public SchoolTyalgum Public School puts forward unity, harmony and strength as virtues for its students.
Coolman Street, Tyalgum
ph: 6679 3300
web: here

Uki Public School 

Uki Public SchoolNear Mt. Warning in Far Northern N.S.W, Uki Public School has been in existence for over 100 years, and has a current enrolment of two hundred children.
Main Street, Uki
ph: 6679 5128
web: here

High Schools

Murwillumbah High School

Murwillumbah High SchoolMurwillumbah High School aims to offer all students the highest quality of Public Education based on the values of integrity, excellence, respect, responsibility, co-operation, participation, care, fairness and democracy.
Riverview Street, Murwillumbah
ph: 6672 1566
web: here

Mount Saint Patricks College

Mt St Patricks High SchoolMt St Patrick is a co-educational Secondary College operating within the system administered by the Catholic Education Office. It was opened in 1926 by the Presentation Sisters and was administered and staffed by them until 1989. It derives its name from St Patrick, the patron saint of Ireland, whose feast day is celebrated by both the College and local communities.
Main Sreet, Murwillumbah
ph: 6672 2340
web: here

Wollumbin High School

Wollumbin High SchoolWollumbin High School was established in 1995.  The award-winning design of the school sees mostly two-storey buildings wrapping around a hillside with spectacular views across fields of sugar-cane  to the Border Ranges, Mt Warning and the Springbrook escarpment.
North Arm Road, Murwillumbah. ph: 6672 5121
web: here

Tweed Valley College 

Tweed Valley College Primary SchoolThe focused curriculum approach in Year 11 and 12 means that the senior students only focus on six units for both Preliminary and the HSC in each year of the two senior years. Thus they are only preparing for six units worth of HSC exams each year rather than trying to spread themselves over 12 units in the final Year 12 year.
9 Hall Drive, Murwillumbah
ph: 6672 2922
web: here

Continuing Education…

 
Murwillumbah Community College (formerly ACE)

Murwillumbah Community CollegeMurwillumbah Community college MCC was formerly known as ACE Murwillumbah and is a Murwillumbah based, community managed non-profit organisation.
Main Street, Murwillumbah
ph: 6672 6005
web: here

North Coast Institute of TAFE – Murwillumbah

TAFE MurwillumbahA Registered Training Organisation (RTO) with ISO 9001:2000 certification, the North Coast Institute is committed to advancing the region economically, socially, culturally and environmentally through excellence in vocational education.
Main Street, Murwillumbah
ph: 6672 0800
web: here

Southern Cross University

Southern Cross UniversitySCU, an Australian government university committed to innovative teaching and research. Study business; arts; social sciences; paralegal studies; environmental science; nursing; preparation courses and more, on campus and by distance study.
Campuses at:
Military Road, Lismore
Hogbin Drive, Coffs Harbour
Brett Street, Tweed Heads (Riverside)
Caloola Drive, Tweed Heads (Lakeside)
Southern Cross Drive, Bilinga QLD (Beachside)
web: scu.edu.au

 

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