Benowa State High School, Benowa

Name: Benowa State High School
Type: Secondary School
Address: Mediterranean Drive
Town: Benowa
Postcode: 4217
State: Queensland
Region South Coast
Phone: (07) 5582 7333
Fax: (07) 5582 7300
Pupils: 1561

Benowa State High School is a community of learners driven by a range of excellence that encompasses academic, cultural and sporting achievement. Our student numbers include International students from Asia, Europe and the Americas, each of whom adds to a celebrated multicultural diversity.

Our academic programs in the middle phase of learning are nationally recognised and our sporting achievements rank on the both the Australian and World stage.

Our links in the Pacific and France through French Immersion provide an exciting curriculum in French language that attracts academic achievers to our community.

Our positive links in the business community create open pathways for traineeships and apprenticeships with direct articulation to the workforce and further study.

We foster strong links with both Griffith and Bond Universities to enable students to experience parallel programs that combine school study with University experiences.

Our teachers provide tuition based on qualifications from Masters Degrees to representation at Olympics and Commonwealth games.


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The Department for Education have now confirmed that as of April 1st 2012, teachers whom have qualified in Australia and New Zealand will now be recognised as qualified teachers and awarded Qualified Teacher Status (QTS) in England without being required to undertake any further training or assessment.

As well as being eligible to work in the UK, overseas trained teachers (OTTs) will need to have a fully recognised teaching qualification and, in some instances, registration from their country of origin. Teachers can apply for UK Qualified Teachers Status (QTS) by completing the following form:

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