Sheldon College provides a quality educational experience in an environment that encourages and enables our students to succeed in a constantly changing world. Sheldon College caters for students from 15 months of age through to Year 12 and is a non-denominational, co-educational College.
We are acknowledged as one of the most outstanding schools in the country. To see why, arrange a personalised tour. Every Day is Open Day.
Sheldon College includes:
- Early Learning
- Junior College
- Middle and Senior College
- Australian School of The Arts (ASTA)
- Aviation and Space Academy
- Triathlon School of Excellence in partnership with Triathlon Australia.
Sheldon College is based around the 3 L's of teaching:
Love • Laughter • Learning
Our Vision: Traditional Values and Progressive Thinking for Quality Learning and Living.
Our Mission: to provide a quality educational experience in an environment that encourages and enables our students to succeed in a constantly changing world.
Our Motto: "Today’s Challenge: Tomorrow’s Success"
Sheldon College values are committed to the following:-
- Student success
- Excellence in teaching and learning
- A safe, orderly and supportive learning environment
- Collaborative home-College-community partnerships
- Shared decision making
- Recognition and reward
- Service orientation
- Continuous improvement
- High standards in dress and appearance, behaviour and individual scholarship and work habits
- Support for individual needs – intellectual, emotional, social, spiritual and physical
The Australian School of The Arts (ASTA) is a state-of-the art program that includes the ASTA Academy and the audition based ‘Professionals’ Arts Excellence program. ASTA caters for students in Prep to Year 12 across all facets of Arts Education, including Music, Visual Art, Drama, Dance, Voice, Film and Television and Musical Theatre at Sheldon College. The ASTA program has over 1000 students enrolled across all of these facets of the Arts.
In launching this Academy, we have been able to provide students with the opportunity to commence studies in Aviation as well as expand their knowledge and skill in relation to Space Design and Engineering.
To facilitate training in Aviation, we have partnered with the Australian Wings Academy (AWA) based at the Gold Coast Airport. Programs include Work Experience, scholarships, Aviation traineeships and pathways into a Diploma of Aviation, which will include a Private Pilot’s Licence.
In partnership with Triathlon Australia, Sheldon College is Australia's first Triathlon School of Excellence, developed in order to deliver a pathway to your child's triathlon success.
This historic alliance offers school age students world class coaching and facilities under the full time direction of Triathlon Australia's Athlete Development Program.