Narrabundah College is a government college for years 11 and 12 students - the final two years of secondary education. It offers a challenging curriculum in a caring environment and meets the needs of an international community.

Narrabundah College has earned an enviable record of student achievement in academic, sporting, social and cultural endeavours. A high percentage of students go on to further education at universities and specialist tertiary institutions.

The school has a very strong international atmosphere; the students come from many different cultural backgrounds. This year there are fifty-five different first languages spoken, and fifty-nine countries of origin.

College Core Values

  • Challenging Curriculum
  • Caring Environment
  • International Community

IB Logo An IB school

2016 ATAR - 3 DUXES on 99.9

  • 30 over 99 (23 ACT plus 7 French Bac students)
  • 101 students over 95
  • 166 students over 90
  • 277 students over 80
  • 363 (86.2 %) over 65 in the cohort of 421 who gained an ATAR
  • Media (Middle ATAR score) 86.5
  • 51 students completed ANU extension

Latest News

Narrabundah Debating Team.
Narrabundah College students  participate in the ACT Debating Union competitions every year.
Year 11 and 12 compete in:
The Advanced Open Competition - Douse Trophy
The Advanced Premier Competition
At the moment Narrabundah Debating teams have made it through to the quarter finals of The Advanced Premier Competition which will be held on 12 October, 2017.
Two Year 11 students have been selected to the ACT  squad to represent ACT at the National Schools Competition to be held in Perth in 2018.

22 Sep 2017

Christopher Davis, Managing Director of DW Music Thank you to Christopher Davis, Managing Director of DW Music.

Thank you to Christopher Davis, Managing Director of DW Music.
As an alumnus of this college, he has generously contributed a significant amount to the purchase of our new and much needed grand piano.

Grand Piano

31 Aug 2017

Narrabundah College students Art Faculty are winners in the inaugural Blueprint show case at the Australian National University (ANU).

The Arts Faculty are thrilled to celebrate the achievements of three students who have received awards and recognition in the inaugural Blueprint design showcase held at the ANU School of Art. The exhibition celebrates the outstanding design work of Canberra's year 11 and 12 students.

Alexander placed 1st with his Ceramic collection There, there winning $750 in prize money.

Danpeng also placed 1st with her Fashion and Textiles piece Goddess of the Salt Water Lake winning $750 in prize money.

And Michael placed 2nd for Innovation and Execution with his Architectural Design | Avian™ Biochemical Industries winning $250 in prize money

Each of our students were recognised for Innovation and Execution: Design that represents innovative thinking and expert execution.

29 Aug 2017

Narrabundah College Student wins bronze medal at International Science Olympiad.

Congratulations on winning bronze in the International Science Olympiad. Thank you for representing Narrabundah College and the Australian Capital Territory - well done.

Canberra Times 27 August 2017
Canberra Times 20 June 2017
The Chronicle/The Queanbeyan Age (Page 3) 29 August 2017.
ABC RN (Radio National) Life Matters 20 June 2017.

28 Aug 2017

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