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Central Coast Grammar School

Erina Heights, NSW, 2260

Scholarships Offered

  • Academic (Years 5, 7 & 11)

    Take your academic potential to the next level alongside like minded students.

    Critical and creative thinker, independent learner, problem solver? Our next generation learning framework will systematically teach you the learning characteristics and life skills essential to contribute and prosper in society.

    Thrive in the care of our expert teachers who adopt evidence based strategies and embrace continual professional development.

    Take your learning to the next level guided by our Teaching for Understanding learning platform, a practical philosophy of education developed by Project Zero, Harvard Graduate School of Education. It’s used by schools globally and nationally with a long history of evidence based success.

    Consideration is given to your academic achievement and possible contribution to the life of the school.

  • Music (Years 7 & 11)

    Take a leading role in our diverse Music community and let your talent soar.

    Study Music at the highest level including Music 1 and Music 2 HSC courses.

    Collaborate with Symphony Central Coast through performance and workshop opportunities and join our musicians at numerous eisteddfods and festivals on the Central Coast and in Sydney.

    Enrich your music culture with options to join international music tours and participate in incoming tours and workshops.

    Shine in our music ensembles and extend your skills performing alongside elite students from other schools at The HICES (Heads of Independent Coeducational Schools) Music Festival.

    Join the 275 students a week who opt for convenient personal music tuition across a wide range of instruments, on site during the school day, from a team of 27 accomplished professional musicians.

    Develop your performance skills in our state of the art Performing Arts Centre that includes: a 750 seat auditorium with hydraulic orchestra pit, professional sound and lighting, specialist Music classrooms and tutorial rooms, small and large orchestra rehearsal rooms and a drama studio.

    Audition for the senior production as a performer or accompanying musician.

    Interested? Head to the Music page of our website to explore the range of senior ensembles, take a virtual tour of the Performing Arts Centre, enjoy videos of HSC student performances and see the latest news from our music community. You can see full details regarding scholarship eligibility, selection process and criteria on our scholarship web pages.

  • All Rounder (Year 7)

    Take a leading role in our school community and reach your personal potential in a motivating, dynamic learning environment that offers an extensive range of cocurricular activities.

    All Rounder Scholarships are awarded to students based on performance in the scholarship examination, who have also demonstrated excellence in one or more cocurricular activities and/or shown qualities of leadership at school or in their local community, for example:

    • Creative and Performing Arts (including Visual Arts, Dance, Drama, Music)
    • Sport
    • Debating and/or Public Speaking
    • Citizenship (school and non-school based activities including leadership roles)
    • Academic (school and non-school awards or competitions)
    • Special Achievements (example: special commendations or awards for participation in the community, or outstanding individual accomplishments not included above)


    Share your talents with our school community. Grow your character and impact on the world around you.

Important Dates

  • Feb 5th 2018
    Applications Close
  • Feb 15th 2018
    Scholarship Exam Date
  • Nov 9th 2017
    Open Morning

There’s a world class education and an awesome lifestyle waiting for your family on the Central Coast.

Central Coast Grammar School is an independent K-12 school of 1250 boys and girls, located within the heart of our community at Erina Heights, just over an hour north of Sydney. We’ve been educating tomorrow’s thought leaders, entrepreneurs, creators and community achievers since 1985.

Our students enjoy a balanced education in an industrious and supportive environment. You’ll join a learning community that’s united in high expectations that every child will reach their personal and academic potential.

A strong sense of belonging is at the heart of a CCGS education. Wellbeing programs provide a safe, healthy and caring learning environment. Extensive cocurricular sport, performing arts, public speaking and robotics programs motivate students to get involved.

A brand new Performing Arts Centre with a 750 seat auditorium and tutorial rooms is home to over 15 Music ensembles, plus dance and drama groups.

Explore our scholarship opportunities. Take your talents to the next level here.