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Coningsby State School

Coningsby State School is situated on the Bruce Highway just ten minutes north of Mackay. It is a small country school providing a comprehensive curriculum from Prep to Year 6 covering all Key Learning Areas with a focus on literacy and numeracy.

Specialists teachers visit the school to assist in the delivery of The Arts, Japanese and Health and Physical Education. The children are also engaged in a wide variety of extra-curricular activities supported by active parent participation.

The school's motto is 'Experience the Challenge'; the school works toward this by helping students to develop to their full potential and to learn respect for self, others and the environment, while striving to prepare for the challenging future.

Coningsby State School has a long and acknowledged heritage and is an environment where children feel safe and secure, surrounded by leafy shaded play areas and well-maintained grounds and sporting ovals.

In 2009, the Coningsby school community celebrated 125 years of education.

Coningsby State School is one of seven cluster schools along the Northern Highway. The school encourages community involvement and together, strive to succeed in all our ventures and challenges.


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  • 2017 Welcome Back BBQ

    2017 Welcome Back BBQ

    10 Mar 2017

    The Parents and Citizens Association will be hosting a Welcome Back BBQ on Friday 10th March from...

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    Skoolbag App - keep connected!

    24 Feb 2017

    Stay up to date and connected with Coningsby State School via our very own App called Skoolbag!

  • 2017 Student Leaders

    2017 Student Leaders

    24 Feb 2017

    Our students leaders were inducted at our recent Investiture Ceremony.

  • Every day counts

    Every day counts

    23 Jan 2017

    Parents are reminded of the importance of sending children to school every day.