Located in the heart of the Gold Coast, Somerset College is one of Australia's leading independent Primary and Secondary education providers.
We are committed to developing engaged global citizens, aspiring to excellence, demonstrating integrity and valuing difference.
To succeed, a child needs a great foundation. At Somerset College, we give students that foundation and set them on a path to achieving their best. We offer programmes from Pre-Prep to Year 12 and invite you to be part of the Somerset experience.
Digital Licences Awarded for Important Online Skills
By Lisa Thomson, Dean of Information Technologies
Our Year 6 students have had regular face to face Digital Licence classes throughout the year and this week received their Digital Licence. The programme focuses on teaching children what they need to know to look out for when they are online to be smart and safe.
Somerset Library Trending
By Samantha Vanderwerff, Administrator - Information Services
With over one million database searches, more than 20,000 books borrowed and an unspecified number of Lego pieces assembled, it is safe to say that the Somerset College library is “trending”. This year we have seen unprecedented foot traffic before school and during lunches.
Keep a Paw in the Door
By Lachlan Ray, Year 8 Student
You may have heard of a new and growing initiative called RAW, can Recycling for Animal Welfare, started by Lachlan Ray Year 8. Lachlan has been walking around at the College, at the swimming carnivals from the start of the year collecting cans.
Christmas Card Cheer
Early in Term Four, the Year 6 students were given the opportunity to enter Karen Andrews MP’s annual Christmas Card competition. Somerset College was delighted to discover that Ayla Chirathivat-Geralds was a runner-up and Ella Slawinski was the very deserving winner!