An International Baccalaureate World School
Tranby College is an independent K-12 co-educational school community of the Uniting Church and is located in Baldivis, WA.
The community of Tranby College includes a Junior School (Kindergarten- Year 6) and Secondary School (Years 7-12). A child care centre is also on campus.
The College was founded in 1998 and was named after the brig Tranby which arrived in the Swan River Colony in February 1830 bringing a group of Methodist settlers to the fledgling community.
The Tranby College mission is to be an accessible and inclusive community in which student learning and wellbeing are the responsibilities of all members of our school community.
Underpinning Tranby College are its values:
Tranby College currently offers a number of scholarships to current and prospective students. The scholarships currently available are:
Academic Excellence - Scholarships (up to 100% fee reduction) will be offered to one or more Year 7 students for the remainder of their education at the College.
Music and Choral - Scholarships are awarded to candidates who demonstrate exceptional music or vocal ability and potential, and the enthusiasm to make a leading contribution to the musical life of Tranby College. A Scholarship provides students with full remission of music tuition fees for the duration of their schooling at Tranby. The number of Musical Scholarships are awarded at the discretion of the Principal.
Scholarships are awarded for as long as the student is at the College on the condition that they remain a positive role model for others. Applications are accepted from students currently attending Tranby College as well as from students who attend other schools. Scholarships are awarded on the basis of academic excellence determined by the Scholarship examination - conducted by Academic Assessment Services.
The College is serviced by a number of buses.
A Department of Transport (orange) school buses carry students who live outside the Perth Metropolitan Area. Students are charged $0.50 for this service and eligible families should contact www.schoolbuses.wa.gov.au for further information.
Southern Coast Transit (Transperth) buses transport students between Tranby College and the Warnbro Bus Station. Normal public transport rates are charged and families should contact Transperth for further information. Student Smart Rider Cards are also available online www.transperth.wa.gov.au you need to follow the link to Monitor ID. The 564 Transperth bus departs Rockingham Station at 7.52am and departs Warnbro Station at 8.15am.
Tranby College has one charter bus that commences its run from Mandurah through to Secret Harbour and then direct to the College. This charter is serviced by Settlers Transport please contact the College for their details. Tickets for this service are available from Reception at the College.
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