Ogilvie High School
228 New Town Road
Phone: (03) 6228 8800
School profile and context:
Situated in New Town, a leafy suburb of Hobart, Tasmania, Ogilvie High School is a large, all girls public high school accepting students into grades 7 to 10. The school enrolls a diverse range of students living in a number of different Hobart suburbs as well as country areas. Established in 1937, it is the only public all girls school in the state. It is a school with a rich history of academic, sporting and cultural excellence.
Ogilvie High School has three Big Picture Advisories with a current total enrolment of 48 students, within a traditional girls public high school. Now in its fifth year of operation, Big Picture at Ogilvie is a full-time program for students in years 9 and 10, offering personalised learning which features internship placements (LTIs) and interest based inquiry projects.