Why choose Korowa?

Why choose Korowa? Why choose Korowa?

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A leader in girls’ education since 1890, Korowa is renowned for its academic excellence. Our Early Learning Centre welcomes 3 & 4 year old girls and boys, then from Prep - Year 12 we offer a specialised all-girls' environment. 

A strong focus on the individual student
At Korowa, every teacher knows every student and encourages her to pursue her own unique interests, talents and ambitions - wherever they may lie.

An outstanding record of success 
Korowa is renowned for our long history of academic excellence. Our NAPLAN and VCE scores consistently place us in the top tier of schools across the state. Our students' achievements span Sport, Music, Art, Science, Literature and many more. 

Limited class sizes
We offer small class sizes so that every student can receive the support they need and build positive relationships with their teachers. 

Flexible learning styles and curriculum
Our School offers a broad curriculum. Our teaching is student-centred, drawing on the natural curiosity and interests of students to engage them in the learning process. 

A connected community
The Korowa community is one of the main reasons why families choose us. Our community is connected, engaged and welcoming. Our students travel from more than 60 postcodes across Melbourne each day and we are proud of the diverse nature of our community.

Co-curricular programs 
Our Co-curricular and Wellbeing programs aim to develop the girls’ breadth of character, confidence and values, allowing them to make the most of their future.

Campus & Facilities
Korowa enjoys a picturesque, leafy campus with modern facilities necessary to cater for all areas of study and interests. Read more.

Public Transport
Korowa is conveniently situated near numerous public transport options. We are only five minutes walk from Glen Iris train station and even less from tram stops on High Street and Wattletree Road. Glen Iris station is on the Glen Waverley line, with a trip from the CBD taking less than 30 minutes and even less if travelling from Glen Waverley.

Buses from Camberwell, Box Hill, Chadstone, Ashburton and Glen Waverley all stop at Glen Iris station. There is a bus from Caulfield station. 

Tertiary Education 
Korowa students earn admission into the most selective tertiary institutions in the country. Typically, all students seeking university entry gain a first round offer each year. Korowa girls are not limited to traditional post-school options. Each year Korowa graduates embark on tertiary studies as diverse as medicine, business and design. Some take up cadetships with top level companies, sharing their time between study and work.

Korowa has an active alumni community comprising more than 9,000 members. Regular reunions and ongoing friendships are distinguishing characteristics of our Korovian (alumni) population.

Industry Recognition

In 2018, Korowa was awarded 'Secondary School of the Year' in the Non-Government Category of the Australian Education Awards


  • Registered as School No. 5 in Victoria, Korowa Anglican Girls' School is accredited by the Victorian Registration and Qualifications Authority.

  • Korowa is a federally registered provider of education to international students through the CRICOS register (CRICOS Provider No. 01022G).

  • Korowa is a member of Independent Schools Victoria (ISV), the Alliance of Girls' Schools, Australasia, (AGSA), and Girls' Sport Victoria (GSV).