Boolaroo Primary School and Argenton Primary are located within close proximity of Bunderra. There are also a number of other primary schools, private and public, which will be easily accessible to new residents of the estate.

Students will have the choice of attending one of several high schools in the area, including Glendale Technology High School, Lake Macquarie High School, Warners Bay High School and St Paul's Catholic High School.

The Hunter Institute of TAFE has a branch at Glendale, attached to the Glendale Technology High School, providing technical and vocational training, focussing on Business and Info Tech, Community Services, Health and Tourism and Manufacturing and Construction.