Ferny Grove State High School

Ferny Grove State High School overview

 Ferny Grove State High School

Ferny Grove State High School provides opportunities for students to develop and excel in academic, cultural, sporting

and citizenship spheres. The school curriculum is broad, enabling students to engage in studies which are of interest to them and to prepare them for further study or employment.

Students are encouraged to participate in co-curricular activities which extend their personal development as active and informed young people contributing to a healthy and harmonious global society. Our school is recognised for its strong traditional values which are embedded in a caring and supportive environment.

3 reasons to choose Ferny Grove State High School

  • The school provides high quality experiences in academic, citizenship, cultural and sporting pursuits
  • Extensive use of Information Communication Technologies for learning
  • Specialist program for Languages, Instrumental Music and Industrial Technology & Design, all within a caring and supportive environment


  • Instrumental Music
  • Greater Brisbane Schools Sports Competition
  • Agriculture
  • Industrial Technology & Design
  • Tourism
  • Hospitality
  • German Immersion


  • Enrichment languages in Spanish, French, Italian, Japanese and Russian
  • Greater Brisbane School Sports Competition
  • Debating
  • Student Council
  • Annual Ski Trip
  • School Magazine
  • Leadership Camp
  • Social Activities: dances, formal, camps languages
  • German and German Extension
  • Indonesian and Indonesian Extension


  • 350 seat Academic and performing Arts Auditorium
  • School Hall
  • Resource Centre
  • Fully networked school with a range of computer classrooms
  • Sporting fields
  • Gymnasium
  • Attractive landscape grounds
  • School farm and horticultural facilities
  • Science laboratories
  • Drama studios
  • Art rooms

tertiary pathways

  • UQ Enhancement program - The University of Queensland
  • QUT Start Up Program - Queensland University of Technology
  • School based Traineeship Apprenticeships - Institute of TAFE, providers and employers
  • School based TAFE Program - Institute of TAFE
  • Winner of The Technology One Showcase Award for Excellence in Innovation
  • Creative Generations - Student Excellence Awards in The Arts
  • Lions Youth of the Year
  • Remondus Resource Recovery Award
  • Winner Student Citizenship Award
  • Queensland World Vision Youth Ambassador