Tin Can Bay State School, Tin Can Bay

Name: Tin Can Bay State School
Type: Primary and Secondary School
Address: Schnapper Creek Road
Town: Tin Can Bay
Postcode: 4580
State: Queensland
Region Wide Bay-Burnett
Phone: (07) 5488 1222
Fax: (07) 5488 1233
Email: the.principal@tincanbass.eq.edu.au
Website: www.tincanbass.eq.edu.au
Pupils: 541

Tin Can Bay P-10 State School is situated in the Cooloola Shire and provides a co-educational school environment for students from Preschool to Year 10.

The total school enrolment of 500 Is made up of 356 primary students and 144 secondary students. A Special Education Unit within the school caters for 32 students with disabilities. A single preschool unit caters for 50 preschool students.

A flexible learning program is also provided for 14 and 15 yr old students consisting of vocational-based learning and work experience opportunities.


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