In 2016, Yarrilee State School became an Independent Public School
in recognition of the high quality educational opportunities offered to
students in the areas of academia, sport, music and citizenship.
Our motto 'Learning is our future' reflects a contemporary school embracing strong traditions and values - developing each and every child to be literate, numerate, active, healthy and engaged citizens. As a large primary school in the Hervey Bay cluster, we offer quality innovative Australian curriculum programs that are differentiated to support, engage and extend students at all levels. Our dedicated and highly skilled staff prepare today’s learners for their future. We have:
A whole school focus on social and emotional well-being through the 'You Can Do It' program.
The latest innovative technology and online learning programs.
A strong focus on health and well-being with a sporting excellence program.
An exceptional music program catering for a variety of talents featuring two Rock bands in our extension program.
An inclusive environment – our 'Lighthouse' Special Education Program supports students with disabilities within our mainstream setting.
Engaged, positive and happy students - learning in state of the art facilities amidst pleasant landscaped grounds.