ABOUT OUR SCHOOL
Learn the story of the Longreach School of Distance Education from its early beginnings to today. Share in the stories of our students and their families. Discover virtual learning as students interact with their teacher during on-air lessons. Explore our unique school and facilities, meet staff, students and families and discover beautiful artwork and creative student displays.
Longreach School of Distance Education (LSODE) lives and breathes its vision of Excellence in Education for Isolated Families. Our Motto is 'Effort Conquers Distance' and our school is committed to providing every child with a balanced education in a virtual face to face environment.
Our school is friendly family and build on strong relationships between home and school, characterized by traditional rural values and progressive thinking. The nature of the school and the on-air program means that our teachers are 'in' every family home every day.
We invite you to join us in touring one of the largest classrooms in the world! Observe our school in action and learn how education is delivered using technology ‘in the bush’.
Tours run twice daily at 9:00am and 10:30am, Monday - Friday
Excluding Public holidays.
LONGREACH SCHOOL OF THE AIR MERCHANDISE
Visit our online shop to purchase Longreach School of the Air merchandise or make a donation to our fundraising program supporting Beds for Bush Kids, instrumental music programs, the school musical and cultural activities or our accommodation block ‘The Quarters’.
All sale profits and funds raised through the donation program directly support our students and learning at LSODE.