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Education

Primary Education

Forster Primary School

Forster Public School commits its staff and programs to “providing excellence and opportunities in learning experiences which contribute to personal growth and development of children”. We seek to ensure that all students achieve their best in an environment that is stimulating, safe and happy. We also seek to nurture equally, those with talents and those with special needs. Respect for each person within the school community is emphasised and expected.

Contact Details:
Phone: 02 6555 6766
Email: forster-p.school@det.nsw.edu.au
Address: Head Street, Forster NSW 2428
website: http://www.forster-p.schools.nsw.edu.au/home

Holy Name School


Holy Name School is a parish-based community of life-long learners fostering a positive, challenging, child centred environment founded on gospel values. The children are nurtured to become responsible, discerning thinkers displaying “Concern for Others”.

Contact Details:
Phone: 02 6554 6504
Email: admin@forster.catholic.edu.au
Address: 41 Lake Street, Forster NSW 2428
Website: http://forster.catholic.edu.au

Tuncurry Public School

Tuncurry Public School has a proud identity within the local community. Teachers and parents hold expectations for students to learn in a caring and respectful school environment which is supportive and purposeful and where a child’s success is openly recognised and valued. Teachers work in stage teams guiding student development, and the acquisition of knowledge, skills, understanding and strategies in all learning areas. A sequential development of curriculum outcomes is linked to programming of teaching and learning activities, assessment and reporting.

Contact Details:
Phone: 02 6554 6463
Email: tuncurry-p.school@det.nsw.edu.au
Address: Tuncurry Street, tuncurry NSW 2428
Website: http://www.tuncurry-p.schools.nsw.edu.au/home

Halliday Point Public School

Hallidays Point Public School, on the Mid-North Coast of New South Wales, provides a Kindergarten to Year 6 education beside the Pacific Ocean. We proudly offer many academic, sporting and cultural opportunities for our students and families. Our experienced and dedicated teaching staff use the most effective teaching strategies and resources to promote learning and achievement. We foster personal best in all areas of school life.
Contact Details:
Phone: 02 6559 3009
Email: hallidays-p.school@det.nsw.edu.au
Address: Diamond Beach Road, Diamond Beach NSW 2430
Website: http://www.hallidays-p.schools.nsw.edu.au/home

Pacific Palms Public School

Pacific Palms School is a school that promotes personal well being in a safe and caring environment. It encourages effort, personal excellence and a positive attitude to learning. This is reflected in the following: Student well-being, confidence and self-esteem being the foundations for the school’s teaching and learning activities; Personal excellence and positive attitudes being recognised regularly in all school programs; A positive relationship between the school and the community to benefit the students of the school;

Contact Details:
Phone: 02 6554 0249
Email: pacificpal-p.school@det.nsw.edu.au
Address: Boomerang Drive, Boomerang Beach NSW 2428
Website: http://www.pacificpal-p.schools.nsw.edu.au/home

Bungwahl Public School

Bungwahl Public School is a small school which has served an isolated rural community since 1876. Its academic, cultural and sporting experiences build upon past achievement, provide present challenges and prepare the students for the future. We value learning, communication, respect and safety.
The tranquil location of the school offers a range of opportunities for environmental study. At the same time its distance from other educational facilities places specific demands on the school finances.

Contact Details:
Phone: 02 4997 6175
Email: bungwahl-p.school@det.nsw.edu.au
Address: 56 Seal Rocks Rd, Bungwahl NSW 2423

Secondary School

Great lakes College Forster Campus

Great Lakes College Forster Campus is one of the largest comprehensive high schools in NSW. It strives to encourage: the achievement of personal bests; responsible attitudes; and respect for and tolerance of others. As a learning community, the school continually seeks to improve student outcomes and teaching practice in order to develop the skills necessary for life-long learning. Great Lakes College Forster Campus has an established tradition for the pursuit of academic excellence and the gaining of very creditable Higher School Certificate results.
Contact Details:
Phone: 02 6554 6062
Email: glcforster-h.school@det.nsw.edu.au
Address: Cape Hawke Drive, Forster NSW 2428
Website: http://www.glcforster-h.schools.nsw.edu.au/home

Great Lakes College Tuncurry  College

Great Lakes College Tuncurry Campus is one of the largest comprehensive high schools in NSW. It strives to encourage: the achievement of personal bests; responsible attitudes; and respect for and tolerance of others. As a learning community, the school continually seeks to improve student outcomes and teaching practice in order to develop the skills necessary for life-long learning. Great Lakes College Forster Campus has an established tradition for the pursuit of academic excellence and the gaining of very creditable Higher School Certificate results.
Contact Details:
Phone: 02 6555 0500
Email: glctuncurr-h.school@det.nsw.edu.au
Address: Northern Parkway, Tuncurry NSW 2428
Website: http://www.glctuncurr-h.schools.nsw.edu.au/home

Great Lakes College Senior campus

It has an enrolment of approximately 500 students in Stage 6 (Years 11 and 12). The campus offers a high-quality education in an adult learning environment, providing students with the oppportunity to achieve their HSC while gaining many skills relevant to further study and the workforce. The campus takes advantage of the large college structure to provide a wide curriculum, with many productive pathways for students to the HSC while capitalising on the advantages of the small campus structure to ensure the learning needs of each student are identified and addressed individually.
Contact Details:
Phone: 02 6555 0555
Email: glcsenior-h.school@det.nsw.edu.au
Address: Northern Parkway, Tuncurry NSW 2428. PO BOX 131, Tuncurry NSW 2428
Website: http://www.glcsenior-h.schools.nsw.edu.au/home

North Coast Tafe – Great Lakes

Great Lakes TAFE Campus is an innovative and modern campus located at the Great Lakes Joint Education Campus in Tuncurry. Established in 2001, our campus shares the site and some facilities with a junior and senior college, allowing specialised training across a wide range of ages and skills. Our campus sits on the traditional lands of the Worimi Aboriginal people, surrounded by coastal bushland, sparkling waterways and iconic beaches of the Great Lakes.
Contact Details:
Phone: 1300 628 233
Fax: 02 6555 0600
Email: nci.courseinfo@tafensw.edu.au
Address: The northern Parkway, Tuncurry NSW 2428
Website: http://www.northcoasttafe.edu.au/campuses/great-lakes.aspx