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Welcome to Highfields State School - a school with a rich past and an exciting future. Since 1870, our school has provided outstanding opportunities for thousands of young Australians. We are enormously proud of our past and we are determined to continue to provide quality education into the future, striving for excellence.

Located on the edge of the great dividing range seventeen kilometres north of Toowoomba, Highfields State School is a large school of around 780 students from prep to year 6. But more, it is a vibrant learning community, where a high standard of academic, arts, sports and extra-curricular programs are offered. Learning programs are delivered in a flexible, innovative manner. Our experienced and supportive team of teachers, administrators and support staff works tirelessly to achieve the best outcomes for all students. And with a friendly, energetic community that values and supports day-to-day school happenings, our school is at the heart of its community.

Highfields State School also boasts a range of excellent facilities and resources to enhance learning opportunities. We look forward to welcoming you to our school, where we are 'flying high with learning'.

Warren Merchant – Principal.​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​



  • Sing Out 2018

    Sing Out 2018

    22 Jun 2018

    On Wednesday 13th June our Senior Choir attended Sing Out 2018. Wow!

  • Dalby Eisteddfod - Intermediate Choir

    Dalby Eisteddfod - Intermediate Choir

    22 Jun 2018

    On Friday 8th June the Intermediate Choir travelled to Dalby to compete in the Dalby Eisteddfod.

  • Fanfare 2018

    Fanfare 2018

    07 Jun 2018

    Congratulations to our Senior Band and Mrs Maughan for their performance at Fanfare on Tuesday of...

  • Year 4 "Ride" Together

    Year 4 "Ride" Together

    25 May 2018

    20 days ago we ‘left’ Highfields and embarked on our ‘ride’ to Canberra! A distance of 1110.8km.