The new state primary school has officially been named, North Shore State School and enrolments are now open for the 2018 school year.

18 October 2017 2 minutes read

Located just north of the Sunhaven precinct, the School is one of 4 schools constructed in Queensland that will be part of an innovative new approach by the Government in delivering State Schools. The school design has been based on placemaking theory to ensure that safe, inviting spaces that are made for learning, teaching and playing in an innovative way.


With a cluster of Learning Villages around a Central Town Square the innovative design re-imagines the traditional classroom environment by embracing contemporary learning, to include flexible learning options, all-weather outdoor teaching spaces, a “learning lane” and public places to bring the community together. The school will also embrace the arid tropical climate of Townsville with plenty of shade, solar strategies, covered learning areas, strategic placement of louvres, cross-flow ventilation through the school plus much more.


How to Enrol 


  1. A link to the online enrolment forms is available for download to the right of this article. Alternatively you can collect a hard copy form from the North Shore Sales Office or Northern Beaches State High School.

  2. Return your forms to the Northern Beaches State High School.

  3. The school Principle will then be in touch to book an enrolment interview held at our Sales Centre.

Click here to view the local catchment area for the new school. Ensure you type in 'North Shore State School'.