Balmoral High School, Balmoral

Name: Balmoral High School
Type: Secondary School
Address: Harrow Road
Town: Balmoral
Postcode: 3407
State: Victoria
Region Barwon South Western
Phone: (03) 55701201
Fax: (03) 55701439
Email:
Website: www.balmoralhs.vic.edu.au
Pupils: 77

Balmoral is a small town located in the south west of Victoria, west of the Grampians Mountains. The Glenelg river runs through the town and the nearby Rocklands Reservoir is a popular venue for tourists interested in fishing, camping and water sports. The town, which has a population of approximately 200, services the surrounding farming communities. The main product of the region is fine wool, along with cattle, prime lambs and crops such as wheat, oats and canola.

Balmoral High School is located 1.5 kilometres from the town itself, in a picturesque setting of farming land and red gum trees. The school was established in 1968 in temporary premises, and the present building was opened in 1975. The open plan design of the school was one of only two built in Victoria.

With a student population hovering in the eighties, the school is proud of its motto "The Best Little School in Victoria". In recent years there have been no classes larger than 21 students, with small numbers in VCE classes. The vast majority of students travel to school by bus.

 

30 Schools in Barwon South Western, Victoria

Primary and Secondary School

Secondary School

Loading...

QTS for teachers qualified in Aus. and NZ

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:

QTS Application for Teachers from Australia and New Zealand.

For more information on how to gain QTS as an overseas trained teacher please visit the Department for Education's website by clicking here.

Teacher profiles

Teachers

australian flagAustralian Secondary Schools Search

Australian Capital Territory

New South Wales

Victoria

Queensland

South Australia

Western Australia

Tasmania

Northern Territory