Brookside College | Learning to Lead

At Brookside College the fundamental purpose of education is to produce the quality of leadership; the capacity and commitment to act for one’s own good and for the common good.


French students share get well wishes

In December last year, students in Year 5 & 6 spent time writing holiday cards in French to people who could not be with their loved ones over the Christmas Period. These cards were then sent all the way to Montfort Hospital in Canada. Brookside College recently...

Stephanie Alexander Kitchen Garden Program at Brookside P-9 College

Knowing where food comes from is a wonderful place to start the pleasurable food journey. At Brookside P-9 College, Year 3&4 students learn about all different parts of plants we can eat, how to grow, harvest and cook seasonal produce. In the kitchen, students...

Science Prep -4

Early Years Science involves hands on activities that allow students to investigate the word around then, make discoveries, and challenge their ideas. We use the E5 learning model; moving through the Engage, Explore, Explain, Elaborate, Evaluate phases so that...

What’s happening at Brookside

13apr1:00 am11:55 pmTerm 1 Holiday Break Ends

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Term Dates 2020

Term 1:
January 28 to Friday March 27 

Term 2:
April 14  to June 26

Term 3:
July 13  to September 18

Term 4:
October 5  to December 18

January 29 (school teachers start)*           January 30 (students start)                         * The first day of Term 1 is a student-free day.

School Holidays 2020

Term 1:
March 28 to April 13

Term 2:
June 27 to July 12

Term 3:
September 19 to October 4

Term 4:
December 19 to January 26


Curriculum Days 2020

Monday January 28

Friday February 28

Friday March 27

Tuesday April 14

Friday August 14

Monday November 2