Founded in 1887, Toowoomba East State School has had a long association with the city of Toowoomba. It is certainly one of the premier primary schools in the city, catering for approximately 830 students from Prep to Year Six.
The school enjoys a proud tradition of providing quality state education, and excels in a number of academic, cultural and sporting areas, including a quality academic program, instrumental and choral music programs, a strong sporting program and other extra-curricular activities.
Toowoomba East State School has approximately 80 staff. The school has excellent facilities, including a well-equipped resource centre, heated swimming pool, multi-purpose hall, music block, three digital learning centres, two covered learning areas and a range of adventure playgrounds. The school has an active Parent and Citizens' Association, as well as a Chaplaincy Committee, after school care program, uniform shop and tuckshop.