+ Reply to Thread
Results 1 to 5 of 5
  1. #1
    Join Date
    Apr 2014
    Posts
    2
    Thanks
    0
    Thanked
    0
    Reviews
    0

    Default South east brisbane (wynnum west area) primary schools

    Hi just trying to get an idea of the primary schools around us, as our son starts prep next year. Everyone says go by word of mouth but we don't know anyone with children at schools near us, so hoping some one on here will have some advice/experience.

    Our catchment school is wynnum west primary, but I don't have a good feeling about it, so we have been looking Tingalpa state school and Belmont state school. We've had interviews with some of the near by private schools but if we can find a good public school that would be our preference.

    thanks for any info.

  2. #2
    Join Date
    Mar 2011
    Location
    Brisbane
    Posts
    3,165
    Thanks
    2,773
    Thanked
    2,282
    Reviews
    0
    Achievements:Topaz Star - 500 postsAmber Star - 2,000 posts
    Avoid morteon bay boys college like the plague...

  3. #3
    Join Date
    Apr 2014
    Posts
    2
    Thanks
    0
    Thanked
    0
    Reviews
    0
    Hi cakeymumma,

    thanks for the fast response, why avoid moreton bay boys? It was actually on our list, but keen to avoid the massive fees for primary but we were still considered it for high school. Any advice on other schools in the area?

    thanks again

  4. #4
    Join Date
    Feb 2013
    Posts
    3,220
    Thanks
    1,254
    Thanked
    1,085
    Reviews
    0
    Achievements:Topaz Star - 500 postsAmber Star - 2,000 posts
    I went to wondall heights ss and back then it was a great school. It's grown huge since I've been there!
    Wynnum west has a good reputation with special ed kids as a friend of mine was looking into that school if she moved over this way for her autistic son and it came highly recommend from specialists. (avoid Wynnum north....anything! lol)

  5. #5
    Join Date
    Sep 2011
    Posts
    3,320
    Thanks
    46
    Thanked
    995
    Reviews
    0
    Achievements:Topaz Star - 500 postsAmber Star - 2,000 posts
    Wynnum north is closed down . It's all fenced off and over grown .


 

Similar Threads

  1. Pls recommend a decent area in the South East melb.
    By Serenity Love in forum General Chat
    Replies: 3
    Last Post: 29-01-2014, 16:37
  2. Recommendations - Brisbane North East - Primary Schools
    By Momo4 in forum Preschools and Schools
    Replies: 0
    Last Post: 03-08-2013, 17:30
  3. Melbourne Fertility Specialist Recommendation for south east/CBD area?
    By hummingbird1 in forum Conception & Fertility General Chat
    Replies: 0
    Last Post: 01-05-2013, 15:59

Tags for this Thread

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
free weekly newsletters | sign up now!
who are these people who write great posts? meet our hubbub authors!
Learn how you can contribute to the hubbub!

reviews
learn how you can become a reviewer!

competitions

forum - chatting now
sales & new stuffsee all
Carmel's Beauty Secrets
7 Day Nail Growth Boosting Method Carmel's Beauty Secrets
The Nail Growth Boosting Method, will help transform your nails in just 7 days. You will also notice a big difference in their strength. It's so easy and only needs to be performed once a month.
Get your Nail Growth Boosting Method at the link below.
featured supporter
Ro and Co
Ro and Co kids cooking classes and parties are a fantastic way for children to experiment with food. The classes and parties are designed to be both educational and fun, giving your child the skills they need to be confident and creative in the kitchen.
gotcha
X

Pregnant for the first-time?

Not sure where to start? We can help!

Our Insider Programs for pregnancy first-timers will lead you step-by-step through the 14 Pregnancy Must Dos!