High School – Year 7 to 12
High School – Year 7 to 12
Engaged and Challenged to Develop Critical and Creative Thinking
Students progress to the High School for Stages Four, Five and Six. In High School, students are offered a rich and diverse curriculum, ensuring that they have choice and flexibility in regards to what they study. Students are engaged and challenged to become critical and creative thinkers in a disciplined and supportive learning environment. Our small classes, pastoral care and mentoring program ensure that students are provided with the knowledge, skills and understanding to succeed at school and beyond.
Students are encouraged to contribute to the life of the College by participating in a variety of co-curricular and extra-curricular activities where they can develop their talents and pursue their interests.
In recent years, Galstaun College has achieved outstanding results in both HSC and NAPLAN, which reinforces our commitment to ensure that every student works to their full potential. In Stage Four, students study a full range of mandatory subjects, which include English, Mathematics, Science, Australian History and Geography, Civics and Citizenship, Technology, Visual Arts, Music, Physical Education, Personal Development, Armenian Language and Religious Education.
In Stage Five, students choose two elective subjects from Commerce, Performing Arts, Visual Arts, Design and Technology, and Information and Software Technology. Specialist rooms, teaching facilities and laboratories are available for the teaching of Science, Design and Technology, Computing Studies, Art and Ceramics.
In Stage Six, students select subjects that lead to the HSC including:
- English (Standard and Advanced)
- Mathematics (General, 2 Unit, Extension 1 and Extension 2)
- Modern History (Extension)
- Ancient History
- Legal Studies
- Business Studies
- Visual Arts
- Design and Technology
- Information Processes and Technology
- In addition to a range of VET courses and other subjects offered by outside providers.
Contact Galstaun College for more information about our High School Program
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