Moreton Bay College is a Uniting Church school for girls, located in the beautiful Brisbane Bayside location of Manly West.
Set in fifty acres of landscaped gardens, Moreton Bay College boasts first-class facilities and a multitude of curricular and co-curricular pursuits, providing a challenging, supporting and inspiring learning environment for young women from Prep to Year 12.
Moreton Bay College has a diverse and contemporary educational program that reflects the best aspects of our school’s heritage, while recognising the particular needs of girls who will contribute to an ever-changing society.
The Moreton Bay College educational program, while dynamic, has at its core, a firm philosophy that foundation learning is essential. It enables each girl to not only participate and contribute to society, but to make a difference.
Through the provision of a stimulating, secure and supportive learning environment based on Christian principles and beliefs, Moreton Bay College aims to provide each girl with the opportunity to develop qualities of compassion, respect, tolerance, dignity, self-worth and confidence.
Moreton Bay College runs the International Baccalaureate Primary Years Programme (PYP) in the Primary School and offers a comprehensive academic program at all levels - to stimulate, inspire, motivate and push the boundaries of the girls’ cognitive, affective and physical abilities.
With the highest possible standards of intellectual education, intimately linked to the full development of our girls’ personal character and integrity, every Moreton Bay College graduate can meet her future with positive self-esteem and confidence in her own abilities.
The Moreton Bay College philosophy promotes the holistic development of students. The College aims to assist girls in achieving their full potential and boasts some of the best academic, cultural and sporting facilities in Queensland; set among 20 hectares of native trees, shrubs, green ovals and landscaped gardens.
Specialised facilities at Moreton Bay College include the Ken and Janet Waller Sports Centre, the 500 seat Music Centre, the John Mason Pool, an outdoor netball and tennis complex, dedicated computer and science labs and the Alice J Alison Greene Secondary Library and Ngaire Tagney Primary Library buildings.
At Moreton Bay College we are confident that each girl’s participation in co-curricular pursuits, whether at a beginner, intermediate or elite level, encourages her to strive for personal goals, fosters teamwork and gives her exposure to the qualities of perseverance, determination, commitment and fair play.
Moreton Bay College has a proud tradition of wide co-curricular choice in both the cultural and sporting arenas, and today it offers one of the best ranges of co-curricular activities in the State. In principle, we advocate a broad and balanced educational and co-curricular program, one which supports and nurtures the development of the complete young adult.
All girls are encouraged to participate in our co-curricular program which provides opportunities in a wide range of activities that include sporting, cultural, social and personal areas.
Pastoral care is interwoven into the very fabric of Moreton Bay College and is seen as a collaborative partnership between students, parents and staff. We strive to create a community where girls feel safe, valued, connected, have a strong sense of belonging. These elements provide an essential platform for the individual growth and success of each student.