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Friends School, Hobart

PO Box 42, North Hobart, Tasmania, 7002, Australia
Tel: +61 3621 02200  Fax: +61 3623 48209
Founded 1887
Principal: Nelson File
Enrolments Manager: Jen Scharkie

School attributes
Age range:4 - 18
Day pupils: 661 boys and 644 girls
Annual day fees: 10,000 - 16,700 (Australian Dollars)
Weekly boarding pupils: 22 boys and 22 girls
Full boarding pupils: 22 boys and 22 girls
Annual full boarding fees: 12,185 - 17,060
TOTAL PUPILS: 705 boys and 688 girls, including 162 boys and 154 girls in the 6th form
Staff numbers: 100 full time and 50 part time
Method of entry: Interview, Scholarship or bursary exam, Please apply to school, Report from previous school, This is a non-selective school
Accreditations and affiliations: IBO
Religious affiliation: Quaker
Teaching languages: English
Scholarships and bursaries: Academic, Music, Boarding

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Academic Languages Sport Activities Music Miscellaneous
  • Business studies
  • Design technology
  • Drama/Theatre
  • Economics
  • Environmental studies
  • Law
  • Media/Film studies
  • Painting/Sculpture
  • Philosophy/Ethics
  • Photography
  • Psychology
  • Chinese
  • French
  • German
  • Japanese
  • Athletics
  • Badminton
  • Basketball
  • Cricket
  • Cross-country
  • Fitness training
  • Football
  • Golf
  • Gymnastics
  • Hockey
  • Netball
  • Rugby
  • Squash
  • Swimming
  • Table tennis
  • Tennis
  • Water sports
  • Adventure training
  • Canoeing
  • Chess
  • Dance
  • Drama productions
  • Duke of Edinburgh Award
  • Horse riding and management
  • Public speaking/Debating
  • Rowing
  • Sailing
  • Skiing
  • Band/Orchestra
  • Brass
  • Choir
  • Guitar
  • Keyboard
  • Percussion
  • Singing
  • Strings
  • Woodwind
  • After school club
  • Experience of diplomatic corps' children
  • Experience of expatriates' children
  • Experience of gifted children
  • Experience of international students
  • School bus service

Curriculum and exams

Exam boards: IB, Australian curriculum
  • Are vocational courses (such as AVCE/GNVQ) offered?
  • Yes
  • This school offers International Baccalaureate courses
  • 98% of pupils went on to Higher Education or took a Gap Year

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School reference: R90808

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