Students travel to the College on buses as part of the State Government’s Student Transport Scheme. Students travel to the College from a catchment bounded by Ocean Shores/Brunswick Heads in the North and from Wardell/Evans Head in the South and inland from Alstonville/Goonellabah. The majority of students come from the major coastal population areas of Ballina, Lennox Head and Byron Bay/Mullumbimby.
The College has an extensive welfare program and a strong anti-bullying policy with a positive emphasis on creating community. Welfare teams and a merit achievement program complement a strong disciplinary structure.
Class sizes are usually 26 students per class.
Uniforms are purchased through The School Locker, located at 26 Boeing Avenue, Ballina.
At the current time, the languages on offer are French, Italian and Indonesian. Other languages may be available by distance education.
The College has in place a transition program for students from primary school into secondary school, which is an integral part of our Pastoral Care program.
The College has a stage band, concert band and a marching band, as well as an extensive instrument tuition program. The College also has a Choir.