Helping Teachers Grow

Helping Teachers Grow

Hillbrook is committed to being a learning community. Within this commitment is a focus on helping teachers to develop skills that will support their ability to deepen the learning of Hillbrook students. To achieve this, we have been working with Emeritus Professor...
Adolescence and Change

Adolescence and Change

Adolescence is a time of great change. It is a dynamic stage of growth and development as young people work out who they are, where they fit and who they are becoming. Or, as Psychologist and author, Dr Carl Pickhardt says, ‘The loss of childhood is so painful,...
What Makes A Great School?

What Makes A Great School?

What do parents hope for when they send their children to high school? The 3Rs, yes, but what else do they want? The recently released Independent Schools Queensland What Parents Want 2018 Survey, revealed the top five reasons Queensland parents choose a school:...

Climate Change Open Letter

Dear Everyone Think Globally and Act Locally Hillbrook began with a strong focus on sustainability and it has remained a vital part of our philosophy. It is expressed in our curriculum, outdoor education program and many student environmental groups and initiatives....

What Makes a Great School?

What do parents hope for when they send their children to high school? The 3Rs, yes, but what else do they want? The recently released Independent Schools Queensland What Parents Want 2018 Survey, revealed the top five reasons Queensland parents choose a school:...