Yanco is a fully residential, co-educational NSW public high school
Yanco Agricultural High School is a co-educational, fully residential high school, specialising in Agriculture and providing a quality secondary education in a historic rural setting.
Located in the NSW Riverina the school has a proud tradition of promoting positive values and developing confident, capable, community-minded students. The school is a selective government school. Priority is given to isolated students.
This unique educational institution provides a broad, well balanced education. The school has 280 hectares, including 180ha of intensive irrigation and dry land agriculture, as well as 60 ha of natural bushland bordered by the Murrumbidgee River.
With state-of-the-art resources, farm and hostel, the school provides an all round education for students in a stimulating and caring environment. We focus on the development of the whole person through the curriculum, extracurricular activities and residential experiences, ensuring that students become well equipped to take their place in life.
In addition to the study of Agriculture in Years 7-12, the school offers junior and senior courses in Equine Studies, and five Industry Framework Vocational Education Training courses. Equine facilities are impressive and include an Olympic standard indoor arena. Students are able to stable their own horse at the school. Students have access to tennis courts, a gymnasium, swimming pool, 10ha of sporting ovals and an after-hours library and resource centre.
Students are encouraged to develop scholarship, citizenship, responsible leadership, personal integrity and sportsmanship and to strive for excellence in academic, cultural, sporting and civic endeavours.
- Boarding Years Offered
- 7-12 Co-ed
- School Years Offered
- Number of Boarders
- Number of Girls
- Number of Boys
- Tuition Only
- Boarding Only
- $9047 - $10334
- Sibling Discount
- Indigenous Scholarship Programme
- International Baccalaureate
- CRICOS provider
(Full Fee Paying Overseas Students)
- The Dick Condon Milthorpe Family Scholarships
Open Day Dates
- 2016 TBA The day includes school tours and presentations
- 13-14 May
- 16 June
- 17-18 June