Curriculum & activities

Knowing what your child is learning helps you support them throughout their education.

In this section you can find out how public education works and the range of learning opportunities offered for students to challenge their thinking, and make the most of their unique talents.

You can also browse each School Year section to find out more.

COURSES

All students in Year 7 will follow the same course studying English, Mathematics, Science, History, Geography, Language, Music, Visual Arts, Mandatory Technology, PD/Health/PE and Sport. These courses must be completed satisfactorily in Year 7 for students to receive their Record of Achievement in Year 10.

 Students in Year 8 will study English, Mathematics, Science, History, Geography, Visual Arts, Technology, PD/Health/PE and Sport. As well, they will have some choice of semester Additional Studies courses.

 Students in Years9 and 10 will study English, Mathematics, Science, History, Geography, PD/Health/PE, Work Education and Sport, as well as two Additional Studies courses. Students who do not satisfactorily complete Year 9 mandatory courses by the time of the Yearly examination will be required to repeat Year 9 before proceeding to Year 10.