Cheapest Private Schools on the Gold Coast
The tuition fees for private schools range anywhere from a couple of thousand up to $25,000 per year. We've already covered off the most expensive private schools on the Gold Coast, but what are the cheapest? Here are the top 5 most affordable private primary and high schools on the Gold Coast: Cheapest primary schools on the Gold Coast 1. The Kooralbyn International College Located in Kooralbyn in the far west of the Gold Coast, approx. 1.5 hours inland, The Kooralbyn International College is a small non-religious, co-educational school offering Prep to Year 12. Although their school fees are the lowest on the Gold Coast, approx. $900 per year, these fees apply only to students living in the local area. School fees for out-of-area students are approx. $5,000 per year. 2. All Saints Primary School Also located in the far west of the Gold Coast is All Saints’ School Boonah. A tiny co-educational Catholic Primary School with 150 students from Prep to Year 6. Annual fees per student are approx. $2,000. 3. St Mary’s Catholic Primary School St Mary’s is a Catholic Primary School run by Brisbane Catholic Education, and is located in Beaudesert in the Gold Coast Hinterland approx. one hour inland. The fee per annum is roundabout $2,200. 4. Pacific Coast Christian School Although not technically on the Gold Coast, Pacific Coast Christian School in Tweed Heads serves many students of the southern Gold Coast. It is a Christian school offering Prep to Year 12. Fees for primary school students are approx. 2,400 per year. 5. St Brigid’s Catholic Primary School St Brigid’s Catholic Primary School is a small (approx. 410 students) co-educational Catholic primary school Prep to Year 6 and is located in Nerang. The annual fee to attend St Brigid's is approx. $2,800. Cheapest high schools on the Gold Coast 1. The Kooralbyn International College As well as being the cheapest primary school, The Kooralbyn International College is also the most affordable option when it comes to private high schools on the Gold Coast with an annual fee of $1,750 per annum for students living in the local area. If however, you live out of the area, the fee goes up to approx. $7,000 per year. 2. Marymount College Located in Burleigh Waters, Marymount College is an independent Roman Catholic co-educational secondary school for students from Year 7 to Year 12. To send your child here will set you back approx. $4,400 per year. 3. St Joseph's College St Joseph's College in Coomera opened in 2019 with 250 students from Prep to Year 4 + Year 7. Each year two new year levels are added, working towards offering Prep to Year 12 by 2024. Fees for students in the senior years are approx. $4,400 per year. 4. Assisi Catholic College Located in Upper Coomera, Assisi Catholic College is a co-educational college staffed by Brisbane Catholic Education offering Prep to Year 12. Annual fees per students in the senior school are approx. $4,660. 5. Emmaus College Emmaus College is a co-educational ecumenical college that caters for students from Prep to Year 12. The school is located in the Gold Coast Hinterland in Jimboomba, approximately 50km inland from Pimpama. The fee per year for a child in senior school is in the order of $5,000 Read next.... Comprehensive list of all Gold Coast private schools including their fees N.B. School tuition fees are offered as a guide only, and are based on 2021 published fees, based on one child and in some cases may exclude special levies.