With Hayfield’s central position, you won’t be short of options when it comes to deciding on a place for your children to learn and grow. Both Ripley and the neighbouring cities of Springfield and Ipswich offer plenty of government and private schools to choose from for Prep to Year 12, as well as a range of kindergarten and child care centres.

Prestigious institutions include Ipswich Girls’ Grammar School and West Moreton Anglican College, as well as schools that specialise in disability support such as the Ipswich Special School and Claremont Special School.

High quality tertiary education is available at the TAFE Queensland South West in Bundamba, the Ipswich campus of the University of Queensland and the University of Southern Queensland campus in Springfield. The acclaimed Queensland University of Technology and Australian Catholic University in Brisbane are also not far from home.