Community Connections

Curtin Education Community

The Curtin Education Community is a school network based on Como Secondary College and Kent Street Senior High School and their local primary schools, as well as Canning College. The network fosters cooperation and collaboration between the schools with the aim of making our schools the schools of choice in our area. Every two years the schools come together at a biennial conference held at Curtin University, Rotary & Interact

The school has a close association with Rotary through students boarding at the Rotary Residential College as well as local Rotary members helping with our Interact Club. From time to time the schools also hosts overseas students sponsored by local and international Rotary clubs.



Curtin University

The school has a close and long-standing relationship with the nearby Curtin University. Our students’ education has been enriched through accessing various programs and facilities provided by Curtin.

Rotary College

A secondary education in the metropolitan area can potentially provide regional students with greater choice in educational and social experiences at a very important time in their lives.

Como has a long and productive partnership with the nearby Rotary Residential College. You can be confident that our collective values and close relationship affords continuity of care. The residential college provides students attending Government schools stable, secure and trustworthy residential care, ensuring your child will thrive at both Rotary College and our school. Rotary College is family friendly and is able to provide accommodation to visiting families.

Please visit

Located in East Victoria Park, the Rotary Residential College provides high-quality accommodation for students. Each student has a room with their own bathroom and toilet. The College also provides accommodation for parents who might be visiting over the weekend. Prospective students and their parents are very welcome to visit the College for a tour.

There are many changes in terms of home, social and learning environments.  Como has a well developed and extensive pastoral care system to ease the transition for your child.