A message from the Executive Principal - Pat Murphy
Woodcrest State College is a dynamic school that provides the ultimate learning experience for the needs of the students in the greater Springfield area. The college is the original school in the vibrant hub of Springfield. The 'Education City' concept was established and fostered at Woodcrest State College.
The school has established a great tradition of our students achieving academic excellence. Students have a rich array of learning pathways to choose that cater for their educational needs and interests. The College excels in Technology, Sport and Performing Arts programs. Catalyst is our Academic program in the Primary and Secondary school that extends and challenges our academically gifted students. The Secondary School student results in the Overall Position (OP) and tertiary links program achieve some exceptional results.
The school has a trade training centre on the school site which is known as the Western Technical Excellence Centre (WesTEC). The centre partners with TAFE SouthWest to provide a range of certificate courses that prepares our students for immediate employment. The school also offers vocational education to our students who are supported through school-based traineeships and apprenticeships. The college has engaged with local businesses to form a significant number of partnerships which assist with placements of our students.
Woodcrest State College is a modern purpose built school with state of the art facilities. The school offers a well rounded engaging curriculum throughout. A consistent approach to teaching known as the 'Signature Practices' ensures that learning is seamless through the college.
Throughout the school a dedicated highly trained professional team of staff direct the learning of each student. The school employed a sophisticated data tracking process that monitors the progress of every student from Prep through to exiting the college.
Every child deserves an outstanding education. I trust that the information on our website will assist you in making Woodcrest State College your school of choice for your child's education.
Pat Murphy, Executive Principal