Students explore, discover and develop their talents and interests through Northside's diverse offerings of co-curricular activities.

Alongside our academic and vocational programs, rich learning opportunities arise through extensive co-curricular activities, faith-in-action missions trips, challenging camping programs, creative pursuits, overseas student-exchanges and sporting interests.

Some examples of our co-curricular activities include:

    Battle of the Minds

    ICAS Competitions

    (Mathematics, Science & Computing)

    Maths Team Challenge

    Maths Engineering Challenge

    University courses

    (For selected senior students as an enhanced studies program)

    Extension classes in some core subject areas

    Physics, Chemistry, & Biology Olympiads

    (Senior students)

    Biennial musicals

    Public speaking competitions

    STEM program

    (Science, Technology, Engineering Mathematics)

    Curriculum compaction

    and grade-skipping may be considered for some students (Junior School only)

    Lunchtime activities vary across the schools. They include:







    Prayer & Discipleship

    Language Club

    Writing & reading groups

    Additional sports coaching, training & competitions

    G2T - Garden to Table gardening & permaculture club

    Leadership groups are offered in all schools. Some examples include:

    Peer support

    Event management

    Technical team training

    Lighting, sound, audio visual



    Mission and outreach activities are an integral part of College life. Some students enjoy:

    Aged-care home visits

    Valley Street ministry

    BBQ for the homeless

    World Vision fundraising

    Overseas missions trips

    China/Hong Kong, Uganda