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Principal's welcome

Maiem; Sew Ngapa, Welcome to Tagai State College

We acknowledge the Traditional Owners of the Torres Strait Nation and pay our respects to all Elders, past and present.

Tagai State College is unique and is unlike any other school delivering high quality education and training services in Australia. Our 17 school campuses and TAFE facility are spread across 15 islands and 48,000 square kilometres. We provide educational services to students aged from 3.5 years to adulthood.

Tagai State College prides itself on delivering the highest standards of teaching and learning in a context that reflects the aspirations of the Torres Strait Nation. YUMI Education is defined as the unique brand of education that merges academic excellence and protects the integrity of student's cultural identity & language in every classroom.

YUMI Education is emerging as a recognised brand that promotes a specific focus on delivering excellence across 2 key study areas:

    •    Torres Strait Arts, Language & Culture (Dance, Music and Visual Arts)

    •    Land & Sea Sciences

In partnership with the Torres Strait Nation, Tagai State College is committed to ensuring every student is challenged and supported to be proud learners who are responsible, safe and respectful.

Au Esoau, Koeyma Eso, Many Thanks,

Judith Ketchell - Executive Principal