Carey Baptist Grammar SchoolCity: Melbourne
CRICOS #: 005308F
Web Link: Carey Baptist Grammar School (Australian Schools)
Email: Click Here to Email UsAddress: 349 Barkers Road, Kew
Phone: +61 3 9816 1242
Fax: +61 3 9816 1263
Description: Founded in 1923, Carey is an international school based on Christian principles, and welcomes families of all faiths with warmth and respect. The School is a member of the International Baccalaureate Organisation, the Associated Public Schools of Victoria, and the European Council of International Schools. The development of confidence and a sense of personal worth through skill acquisition is of paramount importance, and is supported by a comprehensive pastoral care system that ensures the individual is never overlooked. Carey's co-educational environment develops self-confidence and prepares students for tertiary study and the workforce. A broad range of subject choices and co-curricular activities offers challenges and opportunities designed to encourage breadth of experience and an enduring love of learning.
Facilities: The School is situated on two campuses, at Kew in the Eastern suburbs 8 kms from the CBD, which caters for students from 3-year-old kindergarten to Year 12 (Victorian Certificate of Education and International Baccalaureate) and at Donvale, 30 kms from the CBD, catering for 3-year-old kindergarten to Year 6, after which all students transfer to the Kew campus.
A 14 ha sports complex at Bulleen, also in the Eastern suburbs, provides extensive facilities including ovals, athletics tracks, a gymnasium and indoor swimming and diving pools. The School also has an Outdoor Education facility in Gippsland in Eastern Victoria, Camp Toonallook.
Services: International Baccalaureate;
Advanced study in Senior School including first year university study;
Comprehensive drama program;
Comprehensive pastoral care program;
Co-ordinator of Overseas Students to monitor welfare;
Orientation program for overseas students.
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Carey assists with homestay arrangements and monitors placements throughout the student's time at the School. In addition, nearby Wrixon House accommodates many of Carey's students from overseas.
Fees: Year 12 International students $16,106, local students $13,041
Fees Include: Tuition
Semester Dates: Term 4: 7 October to 11 December 2002
Levels Offered: Kindergarten to Year 12
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