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The Sports Development arm identifies students with athletic talent who demonstrate the potential for progression towards high performance. The program focuses on technical training and sports specific practice in select sports such as track and field, touch football, netball, basketball, rugby league/union and soccer. The program supports students from year 5 – 9.



The Sports Excellence arm known as the UCSC Future Stars is specifically designed to deliver quality outcomes to quality athletes. The program supports exceptionally talented young athletes from years 7 – 12 who have attained a representative or a high level in their chosen sport, looking to take their academic, athletic and personal development to the next level.


The UCSC Sports Excellence Future Stars program is in partnership with the Gold Coast Academy of Sport (GCAS) and is the only school in SE QLD to have such a partnership.  In addition, the UCSC Sports Excellence program is the first and only QLD school who are a pilot school for the Australian Institute of Sport (AIS) myAISbasecamp online platform.​

How do I apply?

Applications are now open for the 2020 intake of the UCSC Sports Academy.

Please read through our Signature Program and Scholarships Prospectus​​​ and download and print the Signature Program Application Form​. Alternatively, you may collect an application form and enrolment pack from our Administration Offices.

Fee Schedule

The Sports Excellence Program (Future Stars) incurs the following fees:
Year 7 - $150.00 per annum
Year 8 & 9 - $300.00 per annum
Year 10, 11 & 12 - $110.00 per annum
Contact details


For further information please contact Head of Department, Health Physical Education, Camilla Nichols


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