Redlands (SCECGS Redlands)
272 Military Road
Tel: 02 9968 9856
Fax: 02 9909 3228
Religious Affiliation: Church of England
Early Learning: Yes
Learning Extension: Yes
International Baccalaureate: Yes
International Students: Yes
Performing Arts Academy: Yes
Let Your Light Shine
Established in 1884 redlands is a dynamic inspiring and nurturing learning community from Pre-School to Year 12 which offers an educational experience designed to inspire individual achievement and confidence for life. Our extensive range of programs – academic sports creative outdoor education service – gives students the opportunity to learn to achieve and to develop their unique skills and talents. Our rich and balanced education program is aimed at developing well-rounded confident and compassionate young adults who are encouraged to let their lights shine brightly – at school and beyond.
A Real World Education
Our positive and inclusive co-educational learning environment encourages mutual respect between girls and boys and develops emotional intelligence maturity and inclusiveness all critical attributes for life in the 21st century. In learning together both in and out of the classroom students share a rich diversity of ideas and experiences to broaden their perspectives and enhance their academic performance. Our graduates are prepared to make a natural transition into the adult world and to confidently embrace the challenges and new opportunities that lie ahead.
Outstanding Academic Program
Our world class learning program is underpinned by the Redlands Learning Platform. Based on two world recognised learning frameworks this school-wide 21st Century approach to teaching and learning develops skills of deep understanding and complex reasoning and effective habits of mind enabling students to apply their knowledge to solving real life problems. We have offered the International Baccalaureate for more than 20 years longer than any other school in NSW. Today redlands students are enrolled in the IB Diploma studying an extensive range of subjects with the guidance of specialist IB teachers. This choice of HSC or IB offers students the flexibility to develop their own individual pathway to academic success. In the 2011 HSC and IB exam results students achieved an ATR of 99 or more students achieved an ATAR of 98 or more students achieved an ATAR of 95 or more and 49 students achieved an ATAR of 90 or more.
Exciting Extra Curricular Activities and Sports
Redlands offers an unparalleled range of extra-curricular activities covering all interests from sport to music performing and visual arts academic and leadership and camps and community service providing students with the encouragement to explore their individual interests talents and passions. The range of extra-curricular activities includes debating drama musical theatre choir orchestra stage band concert band ballet & dance chess equestrian life drawing engineering robotics duke of Edinburgh and surf life saving. Highlights include comprehensive snow sports and sailing programs aWinter School at our High Country Campus in Jindabyne and an onsite Ballet and Dance Academy. Activities to further develop leadership and confidence include debating and other academic opportunities such as Astronomy Club tournament of Minds and the Da Vinci Decathlon. There is a very wide choice of sports both in the Primary and the Secondary years.
A Global Community
Redlands warmly welcomes students from over 30 countries of birth. Our learning environment is enriched by the 20% of students and families who come from overseas. Nationalities represented include USA canada united Kingdom ireland germany denmark the Netherlands sweden japan china Korea south Africa and New Zealand.
We invite you to attend one of our Open Days. Each session is scheduled from 9: 00-10: 30am and involves a short presentation from a senior member of the academic staff followed by student led tours taking in a variety of facilities and student activities. Availability of places for the tours is limited so if you are interested please reserve a place.
If you are unable to attend an Open Day we would be delighted to provide a personal tour of the school.
Please call the Enrolments Office on 9968 9856 or email firstname.lastname@example.org for more information about the school or to register for a place at one of our Open Days or arrange a personal tour.