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From Strength to Strength
With a proud history of learning founded on Christian values, The Illawarra Grammar School provides an educational experience where your child can achieve their academic and individual best. At TIGS, our rigorous approach to learning will see your child grow from strength to strength.
Rigorous learning for academic excellence
By creating a culture where learning is paramount, our students are in the ideal environment to achieve their individual best. Our rigorous academic programmes are tailored to ensure maximum learning growth every year. Students undertake authentic and cohesive learning that prepares them for their future and their roles as leaders, entrepreneurs, carers and innovators. They are equipped with the problem solving skills, creativity, flexibility and communication skills to succeed as they graduate and enter tertiary study or the workforce.
September 17, 2020
Throwback Thursday |1966 to 1971 Today we are looking back at the vision of our second Headmaster, Mr Jock Alexander Mackinnon. Mackinnon believed...Read more
September 16, 2020
Our amazing TAS facilities have been a hub of activity this term with Year 11 and Year 12 students completing major projects. Year 11 Industrial Te...Read more
International mindedness. Individualised experience.
TIGS community is built on Christian values, as we strive to treat each other with love and inclusivity. Through activities and events like TIGS Great Fete, School Productions, and Sports Carnivals your child will build strong relationships with peers and learn to collaborate with others. They will be part of one of the four School Houses: Kogara, Coligan, Aranda or Wolgal and engage in friendly intra-school competitions. Our Pastoral Care and Chapel programmes also encourage meaningful connections and provide opportunities for both personal and spiritual growth.
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Our Prospectus gives you a deep understanding of how we can empower your child to achieve their academic and individual best. By nurturing their critical thinking in a supportive environment, we ensure that your child will get the most out of their education – from sparking passion and engagement early in life, to graduating with boundless potential.