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Ipswich Girls’ Grammar School including Ipswich Junior Grammar School offers coeducation from Pre-Prep to Year 6, with girls only from Year 7 to Year 12. We have flexible boarding options available, including full-time, day, casual, temporary and weekly boarding for girls from Year 5.

The School is situated on expansive, landscaped grounds in Ipswich, Queensland. Heritage listed original buildings are complemented by modern, state-of-the-art, purpose-built facilities for active young women, boys and girls, including:

  • Visual and Performing Arts Centre;

  • Primary and secondary Libraries;

  • Computer and Science labs;

  • Graphics and Art studios;

  • Business Education centre;

  • Hospitality training rooms;

  • Centre for Young Women's Health and Wellbeing;

  • Fitness Centre and Human Movements Laboratory;

  • Heated outdoor swimming pool;

  • Netball, Tennis and Volleyball courts;

  • Massive fully enclosed gymnasium;

  • Teaching observatory;

  • Healthy Options Canteen run by a nutritionist;

  • Athletics oval; and

  • On-site boarding facilities 

The Queensland Grammar Schools are independent, non-denominational, not-for-profit statutory bodies of the Queensland Government. They are not linked to, administered, or governed by any religious organisation or specific style of education.

Each Grammar School is governed separately by a Board of Trustees comprising seven members appointed by the Governor-in-Council for a term of four years as prescribed in the Grammar Schools Act. Subscribers to the School elect three nominees to the Governor-in-Council for the position of Trustee, and four Trustees are nominated by the Minister for Education.

IGGS Board of Trustees

Mr Greg Ploetz - Chairman

Ms Maria Kelly - Deputy Chair

Dr David Careless

Dr Andrew Draper

Mrs Carly Gregory

Mr James Sturges

Ms Elle Ackland