Telopea Park School

Lycée Franco-Australien de Canberra

An ACT Public School

Upcoming Events

25th Apr 2018 11:00am-11:59pm - ANZAC Day

30th Apr 2018 8:00am-11:59pm - Term 2 begins

28th May 2018 11:00am-11:59pm - Reconciliation Day

11th Jun 2018 11:00am-11:59pm - Queen's Birthday

6th Jul 2018 8:00am-11:59pm - Term 2 ends

23rd Jul 2018 8:00am-11:59pm - Term 3 begins

28th Sep 2018 11:00am-11:59pm - Term 3 ends

1st Oct 2018 11:00am-11:59pm - Labour Day

15th Oct 2018 11:00am-11:59pm - Term 4 begins

Link to school calendar


Year 7 Information and Open Night

Each year Telopea Park School holds an Information Open Night to inform parents of enrolment for the following year.

  • Date: Tuesday, May 7, 2018
  • Venue: Telopea Park School Hall
  • Time: 5.30 – 7.00 pm

Fiona Arthur Language Teaching Award

On Thursday 1st March, Miss Power received the Fiona Arthur Language Teaching Award.

Fiona Arthur Language Teaching Award

Miss Power is the second teacher to receive this award.

The language teacher receiving the award must demonstrate that she is  :

  1. engaging with current theories of education
  2. Modelling and promoting effective and innovative language teaching practice
  3. Contributing to the education and professional development of language teachers

Miss Power is only in her sixth year of teaching Spanish at High School level here at Telopea.

After two years of teaching, not only did she become the ACT Spanish Network Leader, liaising with all Canberra Spanish teachers, conducting and organising Professional Learning for Spanish teachers, but she has also been the drive force behind the New Educators Programme organising mentors and Professional Learning for new Language teachers.

Miss Power is also the Secretary of our very dynamic ACT Modern Language Teachers Association, using all her IT skills and efficiency to revolutionize many administrative tasks to run such association.

The plaque for this award is now displayed in the front foyer near the main entrance.

About Us

High School Day:      8:45 AM - 3:15 PM (except Thursday, 8:45 AM - 3:09 PM)
Primary School Day: 9:00 AM - 3:15 PM (Monday - Friday)

Telopea Park School, Lycée Franco-Australien de Canberra, is a unique school. It has a long proud history, having taken its first students in 1923. Since 1983 is has been a binational French-Australian school, established as the result of an agreement between the Governments of France and Australia. The agreement sets the parameters within which the school operates.

The school is administered as part of the Australian Capital Territory Government school system. It is accountable to the French and Australian authorities as well as to the ACT Education Directorate.

Term Dates

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Uniform Shop at Telopea Park School Opening Hours

Uniform Shop Opening Hours Information.pdf (178mb)

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