Independent private school Launceston Tasmania

Scotch Oakburn College is an independent private school in Launceston, Tasmania, offering exceptional educational opportunities for boys and girls from Early Learning (3 years) to Year 12 and boarding from Year 6 onwards. The College has approximately 1200 students, with boarding for around 80 students. A Uniting Church School, Scotch Oakburn has established a reputation for excellence in academic standards, sporting and cultural arenas and in education outdoors. Scotch Oakburn is the only Tasmanian school to be a member of the Round Square Association of international schools. Round Square is a group of over 100 schools around the globe, that share a commitment to the educational principles of Dr Kurt Hahn.

Independent school Launceston Tasmania

An independent private school in Launceston Tasmania, Scotch Oakburn College offers education for boys and girls from Early Learning (3 Years) to Year 12. This includes what you may know as infant school, primary school and high school. Scotch Oakburn Middle School is for students in Year 6 to 8. Middle School provides a bridge between primary school and senior school (high school) by providing a safe secure learning environment specifically for that age group.

Private school Launceston Tasmania

Scotch Oakburn College is a private school in Launceston Tasmania offering co-educational education and boarding.

One of the best private schools in Australia

Scotch Oakburn College is a private school in Launceston Tasmania. It is proud it be one of the best school's in Australia.

Boarding School Tasmania

Offering boys and girls boarding for students in Year 6 to Year 12.

Scholarships and Bursaries

Scotch Oakburn offers a wide range of scholarships and bursaries to students wanting to enrol at the College as well as for existing students. Academic private school scholarships, as well as other scholarships are available for students entering Year 4 to 12 each year. Apply for scholarships and bursaries online or by downloading the forms provided.

Independent Schools Tasmania member

Scotch Oakburn is proud to be a member of Independent Schools Tasmania. Offering day and boarding for students from 3 years (infant school), primary school, and high school. As an independent school we are pleased to provide excellence in education in Launceston, Tasmania.

Scotch Oakburn College

EXCELLENCE  |  INNOVATION  |  OPPORTUNITY

Scotch Oakburn College is a coeducational, open entry, day and boarding school in Launceston, Tasmania, providing exceptional opportunities for its students from Early Learning through to Year 12.

Find out more about the steps to enrol at Scotch Oakburn College.

Scholarships for students commencing in Year 4 to 12 in 2019 are now available.

We invite you to visit and experience our College. Open days and personal tours available.

News Highlights

The 2018 Mid Winter Dinner is an event not to be missed, with this year's dinner will be held on Friday 10 August at the newly opened Peppers Silo Hotel.
Our Year 8 Round Square conference adventure to Thailand included a service project at a creche in the hills north of Chiang Mai.
Year 5 is the final Junior School year for Scotch Oakburn students and a major focus of the year is the development of leadership skills.
The Year 12 cohort of 2017 have achieved exceptional results and left an indelible impression on the College and their peers. Their energy and enthusiasm has been an inspiration.

Events


Junior School Open Day

Date: June 15, 2018
Location: Newstead

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Early Learning

Early Learning
Promoting wonder, curiosity, discovery and joy, the Early Learning environment is specifically designed to cater for the development of our ...
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Junior School

Junior School
Smaller class sizes allow teachers to focus on personalising learning. From the earliest years, a thorough foundation in literacy and ...
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Middle School

Middle School
Children learn best when they are in age appropriate settings. Adolescence is a time of great physical, physiological and social ...
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Senior School

Senior School
A vast array of learning experiences are offered at the Senior School, matching each student´s needs and interests. Through the ...
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Boarding

Boarding
The Scotch Oakburn Boarding House is set on picturesque grounds, surrounded by beautiful gardens and century-old oak trees on the ...
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Co-curricular

Co-curricular
Scotch Oakburn College offers a wide range of co-curricular options. A stimulating visual arts program is available, along with a ...
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Scholarships

Scholarships
There can be no greater gift given to our children than a quality education. A scholarship to Scotch Oakburn College ...
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Outside School Hours Care

Outside School Hours Care
Scotch Oakburn College offers before and after school care and a school holiday program open to the wider Launceston community ...
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Enrichment & Extension

Enrichment & Extension
Scotch Oakburn provides enrichment and extension opportunities that engage and challenge highly motivated and passionate learners in specific fields of interest ...
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Scotch Oakburn College is an independent private school in Launceston, Tasmania, offering exceptional educational opportunities for boys and girls.