Southern Cross School of Distance Education

Providing quality distance education since 1995

About our school

Southern Cross School of Distance Education is located on three campuses in Northern NSW. We provide primary and secondary education for full-time, pathway and single course students. Our school offers a wide curriculum through the flexibility of distance education, we provide over 65 courses including seven languages.

With over 150 teachers and staff, Southern Cross School of Distance Education offers high quality education to the local and rural community. Our area spans from Tweed Heads in the North, Coffs Harbour in the South and West to Inverell.

We provide flexible learning for quality individualised education. Students may access course materials in many ways; with most of our courses accessed through Canvas (an online learning management system). We also engage students through Adobe Connect and phone lessons, videoconferencing, mini-school days and teacher visits.

Southern Cross School of Distance Education also has over 20 learning hubs throughout our area where students can join a small group of students, and receive support while they are completing their education.

Students need to meet specific enrolment guidelines to attend our school. For a copy of the Enrolment procedures, see full time enrolment, or single course.