School Facilities

With a history spanning over 130 years, Kinross Wolaroi School boasts a blend of breathtaking heritage listed buildings and modern facilities.

We are a well-equipped school providing well-resourced classrooms and studios. These are supported by a wide range of infrastructure for the diverse academic and co-curricular programs offered.

Facilities and infrastructure supporting the academic program include:

  • A wireless campus.
  • All classrooms equipped with interactive touch screen displays.
  • Superbly resourced areas catering for practical activities including Visual Arts, Textiles, Food Technology and Hospitality kitchen, Industrial Technology workshops and Computer laboratories.
  • A Music Centre which includes a Performance Theatre, a dedicated Music Computer Laboratory and individual Tutorial rooms.
  • A School Library containing banks of computers for Internet-based research, private study areas and an extensive range of books and other resources.
  • 8 dedicated spaces for academic and wellbeing support. A student will remain in their Tutor House for Senior School. It is here that they have their locker.
  • An area dedicated to supporting Year 7 as they transition into Senior School.
  • New classrooms enabling the refurbishment of existing classrooms commencing in late 2018.
  • Student support including three councillors and access to 24-hour medical support via the School’s Health Centre.
  • Purpose built Science and Mathematics facilities.

Facilities supporting the diverse co-curricular program include:

  • A heated eight-lane, 25m indoor swimming pool.
  • The Derek Pigot Auditorium which can cater for more than 1200 guests and is utilised for assemblies, Music and Drama performances, examinations, formal occasions, dinners and other functions.
  • Eight playing fields for sporting activities including three rugby fields, two football fields, two hockey fields, a full athletic track, 10 turf cricket practice nets and three cricket wickets.
  • Cattle yards on both the PLC and Wolaroi sites.
  • Rowing shed and pontoon situated at Spring Creek Reservoir with a 5km rowing track.
  • A fully-equipped, 2700 square meter Recreation Centre including a purpose- built gymnastics area, two weights and fitness rooms, squash courts, three full sized indoor courts for tennis, netball, basketball and volleyball and five indoor cricket practice nets.
  • Several working mixed farms. The closest being 7 minutes’ drive from School.

Facilities supporting Boarding:

  • Extensive boarding accommodation for 355 students across eight boarding houses, with separate sites for boys and girls from Year 7. The same number of girls board as boys.
  • A Recreation Centre for the girl boarders including cardio-studio and cross training gym together with a multi-functional space that has been designed to be flexible enough to accommodate activities from table tennis to drama performances.
  • The boys board on the Wolaroi campus and access the co-curricular facilities.
  • Dining Rooms on both campuses.
  • Extensive highly maintained grounds.
  • Access to 24 hour medical support.