Erindale College

An ACT Public College

Welcome to Erindale College

Erindale College is in the Tuggeranong Network of schools in Canberra and provides learning programs for 600 students in years 10, 11 and 12 during the day and some 500 adult learners during evening sessions. Our college is the centre of a community complex which includes a modern 443 seat performance theatre. The complex has the joint-use public and college Erindale Library and the Active Leisure Centre includes a swimming pool and fully equipped gym and group fitness spaces with a membership of two thousand people.

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Continued Success in our Cambridge Programs

We have received our results from the November 2017 examination series for both International General Certificate of Secondary Education (IGCSE) and the ‘A’ Level examinations. IGCSE exams are presented to Year 11 students in other countries however, our students sit these exams as Year 10 students. Students who sit the ‘A’ Level examinations are completing Year 13 in overseas countries but our candidates sit the exams in Year 12. Both candidacy groups from Erindale College therefore, have had one year less to prepare for these exams and hence, their achievements can only be considered as sensational.

Congratulations to our top performing students in the IGCSE exams, with two students receiving an A* award which places them in the top few per cent of candidates from around the world.

  • Eve  A* in English Literature
  • Sophie A* in Science, A in Mathematics, A in English Literature
  • Lachlan and Cameron also secured an A in English Literature.

Congratulations also to those other students who sat the IGCSE exams and who recorded B and C grades as these are also worthy of celebration.
Congratulations to our ‘A’ level examination candidate who can rate her results alongside her extremely high Australian Admission Rank (ATAR) with extreme pride.

  • Jane A* in Global Perspectives and Research, B in English Literature.

After their success in the IGCSE a number of students are undertaking the Cambridge A/S options in Year 11 and also the ‘A’ levels in Year 12. In 2018 we are offering English Literature, Mathematics, Physics, Chemistry, Biology, Global Perspectives and Research. We have 3 students who are continuing with their A/S level and are currently planning to sit their ‘A’ level exams in Mathematic, Physics and Chemistry.

Well Done!

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Dear Year 11 Parents and Carers,

You are invited to Erindale College’s information night, Tuesday 27th February, 5:30pm to 7pm.

Come and have a cuppa and hear about the following:

  • Principal welcome – Michael Hall
  • Year 11 Student Package (timetable and support information)
  • Link pastoral program (roll group and support system)
  • The new Student Administration System (SAS) new ACT all government schools database records management program including attendance.
  • Academic Packages
  • Careers and Transitions – ASBA and work experience
  • Student support - Referrals to services provided at Erindale College

Look forward to meeting you then,

Anne Thirion

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Enrolling for 2018

To make this process easier for those wishing to enrol or transfer, please use the online enrolment/transfer form.

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Meningococcal ACWY school vaccination program

ACT will be implementing a meningococcal ACWY school-based vaccination program targeting Year 10 students in high schools from term 1 2018.

Meningococcal disease is a rare but serious infection which can become life-threatening very quickly. Adolescents are at increased risk of meningococcal disease.

The School Health Immunisation Team will visit Year 10 high school students from term 1 2018 and provide them with the vaccine which protects against the meningococcal A, C, W and Y strains.

This program has been initiated in response to increasing cases of meningococcal W. Evidence suggests that this strain of the disease is more severe than other types.

For further information please go to

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Erindale College is an approved Cambridge International School and has been offering students the opportunity to follow the Cambridge International curriculum since 2015. As the first public education school in Australia to be granted this status by Cambridge International Examinations (CIE), we are proud to form part of a network of more than 10,000 Cambridge schools in over 160 countries worldwide.

The Cambridge International program allows students access to a rigorous and internationally recognised curriculum and suite of qualifications. In offering the Cambridge International program we aim to equip the students of the Tuggeranong Valley, and Canberra more broadly, for the challenges they face in completing their secondary education and in graduating to further study or employment in the rapidly changing global context.

Erindale College currently offers a variety of entry points and examination levels in the Cambridge International program:

IGCSE: Year 9 (Semester 2 commencement), Year 10
AS Levels: Year 11
A Levels: Year 12

For more information about the Cambridge International Program at Erindale College please click here

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