Join us in Year 5

Year 5 is an exciting time to join Central Coast Grammar School, offering an energizing launch pad for your child’s journey beyond primary school. There's time and space to form friendships, develop strong study habits and try out new cocurricular clubs before the move up to Senior School. Year 5 students ranked amongst the State’s very best in an independent study of five years of NAPLAN results 2014-2018.

What it means for your child?

Academic excellence at Central Coast Grammar School
Reaching academic potential

New faces, new teachers and next generation learning opportunities will engage and challenge your child. Join a community of supportive parents, motivated students and highly skilled teachers with shared expectations for your child's success. The Stage 3 curriculum starts in Year 5 making it a perfect time to switch.

Wellbeing at Central Coast Grammar School
Wellbeing support

Comprehensive wellbeing support will set your child on the right path to developing increased independence, self-confidence and self-reliance in preparation for senior school.

Cocurricular opportunities at Central Coast Grammar School
Cocurricular opportunities

Discover new talents, make new friends and get more from the school day. Year 5 students can choose from an extensive range of activities and programs including friendly competition in sport, creative participation in music, dance and drama, quick thinking in debate and problem solving in robotics. 

New junior school campus at Central Coast Grammar School
New Junior School campus

Stunning grounds, innovative teaching practices and first class facilities. Our new Junior School campus opens in 2021, providing a sophisticated and groundbreaking learning environment.  

Friendships and relationships grow at Central Coast Grammar School
Smooth the way

Adapting to a new school and an unfamiliar environment can be easier in Year 5 than in Year 7 - while friendship groups are more fluid and adolescence hasn't kicked in. You won't be alone - a whole class is added in Year 5, bringing a fresh group of personalities and new friendships to the mix.

Interested in exploring our campus?

Join us on a small group tour and see our next generation learners in action. 

Year 5 Students Top the State

An independent study of five years of Year 5 NAPLAN results, 2014-2018, ranked CCGS Year 5 students amongst the State's very best.

  • Number 35 in the Year 5 Top 50 Best Performing Schools 
  • Only K to 12 co-ed school in the top 35
  • 15th ranked non-selective school
  • Only non-metropolitan school in the top 50

Read more about the study.


Talk with our Registrar Sarah Barker about your child's situation and get answers to your questions about enrolling in Year 5. Contact our Registrar or speak with her on +61 2 4365 8404

Visit our school

You are welcome at our Information Events and Open Mornings the best way to experience the CCGS difference.