The GALAXY program is designed to support our high achieving students throughout their schooling. The program aims to develop the unique and diverse interests and abilities of participants, and challenge their thinking.
It involves a range of extra-curricular activities, including both individual and team competitions, robotics, extension days in areas of English/Humanities and Science-Technology-Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) as well as interschool programs.
School Reading Intervention program
Our Corrective Reading program compliments regular classroom learning by improving conﬁdence and the ability to read and understand classroom texts. It is an intensive program that focuses on phonics, word attack skills and comprehension.
Agricultural programs are offered as part of the curriculum at Yeppoon State High School. Our Agricultural Farm provides outstanding training opportunities for students in agriculture, aquaculture and animal husbandry. Students engage in industry practice and interact with higher education providers through externally promoted programs.
There are also a number of extra-curricular activities linked to the subjects on offer, which provide further opportunities for students to develop their industry skills.