Welcome to 榴莲社区 and thank you for considering our school for your child.


榴莲社区 is a vibrant Prep to Year 12 learning community committed to developing young people of character who embody the Christ-centred values of our community. Our nurturing environment supports each child find success as a learner. Here at The Lakes, relationships matter every day. 榴莲社区 is a place of BELONGING, of BELIEVING and for BECOMING, as we seek to partner with families to grow young people who are FUTURE ready.

At 榴莲社区 we understand learning as a lifelong pursuit and that everyone 鈥 staff, students and parents 鈥 are all 鈥楲akes Learners鈥. We strive to deliver dynamic and rich programs designed to enliven creativity and curiosity while empowering learners to face challenge, build resilience and grow in integrity as they engage in a global world now and into the future.

榴莲社区 values, relationship standards and a commitment to excellence form the environment of care, growth and expectation that builds a firm foundation for learner success. With a strong emphasis on literacy and numeracy and focus on Science, foreign language, the arts and physical activity, our students are encouraged to explore and develop their interests, gifts and passions.

Our dedicated staff at the forefront of curriculum and pedagogical practice, delivering learning within the College鈥檚 state of the art facilities, as we strive to be leaders in inspirational and innovative learning. Our students experience a learning journey tailored to support the best outcomes for the individual child.

Our tailored 鈥楩ind Your North鈥 Wellbeing program, equips students for the technological, economic, social and personal impacts of the future. We continue to remain at the frontier of contemporary, educational practice, ensuring that our learning environment is well-provisioned to meet the needs of an ever-changing technological landscape, equipping our students to be contributors in a global society.

As 榴莲社区 continues to grow, so do our plans for the future. Recent expansion of our Secondary facilities includes large flexible, technology enabled learning spaces, Caf茅, Food Technology and Visual Arts Centre, a purpose designed Language Centre and a cutting-edge Industrial Technology Centre, a brand new Aquatic Precinct with Stage 2 commencing in December 2023 that will include a Learn to Swim Facility, as well as our impressive state-of-the-art indoor sporting facility Multi-Purpose Hall that includes four convertible indoor courts.

The marks of the Christian mission of the Uniting Church underpin our philosophy and all that we aim to achieve. We believe that every person is deserving of respect and kindness and these values build a genuine commitment to our faith, helping to create a caring community like no other.

I warmly invite you to come and experience what 榴莲社区 is all about and I look forward to welcoming your family into ours.

Nicole Gregory