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    QLD - Cavendish Road High School


Cavendish Road State High School embodies the proud traditions of one of Brisbane’s first public high schools and enjoys a strong reputation for high quality education. Students enjoy an extensive range of subjects, including exclusive accelerated academic and sporting excellence programs. Situated in the leafy inner southern suburbs, the school is close to universities, Brisbane’s central business district and major shopping centres.

Public transport is readily available, with students enrolling from across the southern and bayside suburbs. Cavendish Road’s motto, “Nil Sine Pulvere, Nil Praeter Optima” “Nothing Without Effort, Nothing But the Best”, is reflected in our core values of courtesy, cooperation, consideration, commitment and challenge. Our vision is to achieve and celebrate success through a commitment to individual excellence.

Strong Focus Area
  • Mathematics and Science
  • Sport
  • Music
3 Reasons To Choose Us
  1. University subjects taught in school
  2. Programs for gifted students, including science, mathematics, music extension and english extension
  3. Academies for Football Excellence, with partners in Australia’s A-League
Special/Excellence Programs
  • Brisbane Academy of Science, offering guaranteed university entry and credit on completion, including Bachelor of Biomedical Science
  • Accelerated Honours in Mathematics Academy program, offering guaranteed university entry and credit upon completion
  • Sporting Academy programs – football (soccer), rugby league, touch football, netball
  • English extension
  • Music extension program 6 Certificate III in Fitness
  • German
  • Japanese
Extracurricular Activities
  • Drum line
  • Kokoda Challenge
  • Opti-Minds
  • Variety of musical bands
  • Ski trip
  • World Challenge


Term 1
  • Aerobic (Zumba)
  • Basketball (boys)
  • Basketball (girls)
  • Cricket
  • Futsal
  • Ice-skating
  • Power walking
  • Softball
  • Swimming
  • Touch football
  • Volleyball
Term 2
  • Australian Rules (AFL)
  • Basketball (girls)
  • Basketball (boys)
  • Cross country
  • Ice-skating
  • Netball
  • Power walking
  • Rugby league
  • Soccer
  • Swimming
  • Track and field
  • Tennis
  • Tenpin Bowling
  • Volleyball
Term 3
  • Aerobic (Zumba)
  • Athletics
Term 4
  • There are no sports offered this term.
All-round sports include: Fitness, Gym, Rock Climbing, Table tennis
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