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We are a high achieving academic high school. For the HSC, students consistently perform above the state average with between 20 and 25% of students achieving ATARs over 90 and over 90% gaining entry to the university of their choice.
 
For more detailed, up to date achievements 2014 / 2015 /2016 click on the links at the bottom of this page please.

2013

  • Above state average results in 20 of the 24 subjects studied for the HSC
  • Dux: ATAR of 99.1
  • 75 Distinguished achievers band 6
  • 2 All Rounders – top band in at least 10 units studied
  • English – top 100 schools in state. Published in SMH list
  • UNSW academic achievement scholarship

2012 

  • Dux: 97.85
  • 2 All Rounders achieving band 6 in at least 10 units studied
  • Extension 2 English - 50% of students in the top band
  • History Extension - 100% of students in the top band
  • Above state average results in 21 of the 25 subjects studied for the HSC

2011 

  • Dux: 99.45
  • 3 All-Rounder Awards for achieving band 6 (over 90%) in 10 units. Only 207 students achieved this across NSW and we had 3.
  • 92 Distinguished achievers
  • Second in state on Korean background speakers (Saturday School Strathfield)
  • 6th in state hospitality exam
  • Two artworks in Art Express and two nominations for OnStage and also DesignTech. 
  • 80% accelerated chemistry students achieved a band 5 or 6
  • English – top 100 schools in state list – placed 81st
  • Bachelor of Information Technology Co-operative Scholarship program at UTS worth $46,500 over 3 years

2010 

  • 11th on SMH Top 200 schools in NSW list


Resources

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High Achievers 2014 Download
High Achievers 2015 Download
High Achievers 2016 Download