Cavendish Road State High School enjoys a strong reputation for high quality education. We are a national showpiece school with an accredited Academy of Maths, Science, Ideas (Philosophy) as well as a Jazz Music Performance Academy. Our sporting academies in Football, Netball and Touch Football attract students from across the state. Through our academies, a large number of students study University subjects at school and have guaranteed entry into science, maths, engineering and business degrees. The school has a proven record of academic, cultural and sporting achievements.
Recent state and national awards include OptiMinds, Music, Football and Touch Football.
Our NAPLAN results are consistently above state and national average. Our senior students have achieved OP scores well above the state average. Students are well motivated with a positive attitude towards education.
Cavendish Road State High School has extensive sporting facilities including a gym, tennis courts, basketball courts, volleyball courts and well maintained ovals to cater for the full range of outdoor sports. The school boasts an accredited Biotechnology teaching laboratory. A student 1-to-1 laptop program exists in Years 7,8,9 and 12, and a Bring Your Own Device program in Years 10 and 11.
The school was awarded International Status through Education Queensland in 2009.