Heatley Secondary College embraces the vision: Our Future is Our Focus. It is a vision
that drives all aspects of College life.
We want our students to exit the College as active, responsible and
informed citizens, with the skills to enable a rich and fulfilling future, with
career choice opportunities and positive family and social relationships.
Our statement of purpose clearly articulates our core
business: Providing and delivering a
quality curriculum that prepares students academically, vocationally and
socially for future pathways.
At Heatley Secondary College, we provide more than the
usual secondary education. We are a unique educational campus which offers both
secondary education and vocational training across a range of academic, trade
and digital areas to adolescents, young and older adults.
Heatley Secondary College incorporates a traditional high school, an Adult Learning Centre with day and night
classes, and a digital trade training
centre, the Townsville Creative
Our traditional high school offers an extensive
curriculum which caters for the needs of all students no matter what ability or
interest, including an Academic Extension Program (ACE), a Special Education Program
(SEP), a Learning Support Program and an
extensive Vocational Education Training (VET) program, including the Heatley
automotive training program.
The Townsville Creative
Technologies Centre offers a number of Certificate II and
III courses including Printing & Graphic Arts, Music, Animation, and Gaming, delivered in state of the art facilities and utilising our links with industry.
The Heatley Secondary College Adult Learning Centre offers a range of Queensland Curriculum & Assessment Authority (QCAA)
subjects both during the day and at night to support adult learners to gain
access to University, the Defence force, Public Service or gain job
If you are academically gifted or in need of learning
support, if you are keen to undertake vocational training, or venture into the
world of digital media, if you love to get involved in sporting, cultural,
academic or community extracurricular activities, then Heatley Secondary
College is the place for you.