High School / Secondary Education Programs in Australia

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Taylors College:
Taylors College is a premier private college with campuses in Sydney, Melbourne and Perth, Australia. We provide the final three years of Australian high school / secondary school education (Years 10, 11 and 12) to international students from around the world. Please note that Taylors College is not a boarding school and does not provide a boarding program. Our students stay in student residence accommodation or in a homestay with a local host family.

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High School (Secondary School) Programs in Sydney, Melbourne & Perth:
YearPhoto of High School / Secondary Education Programs in Australias 10-12 programs are offered in Sydney and Melbourne. In Perth, only Years 10-11 programs are offered. Our high school program is designed to meet the English language and academic needs needed to take the following examinations:

- Melbourne: Victorian Certificate of Education (VCE)
- Sydney: Higher School Certificate (HSC)
- Perth: Western Australian Certificate of Education (WACE)

At Taylors, our teaching focuses on putting your needs first. You'll study a wide variety of subjects to achieve your academic qualification.  In Year 11, there is a choice of subject areas in addition to core subjects. You'll also have the advantage of being able to adapt the standard curriculum to your individual needs in a way that is impossible in the normal State model. If a student needs help on a particular area of study extra tutorial sessions can be build into the standard timetable.

Throughout the academic year, students achievement is carefully monitored and students are given regular feedback on their progress. Assessment is through a combination of course work, tests and examinations. Free tutorials are timetabled daily for each subject. Tutorials allow students to gain extra help from teachers, on an individual or small-group basis.

Year 10:

In year 10 you will study the following subjects:
English or English (ESL); Business Studies; Information Technology; Science; Social Studies; Health and Human Development; Mathematics - General; Art.

Intakes: January, April, July, October.

Year 11:

In year 11, you will study English or English (ESL) and your choice of five other subjects:
ChImage of High School / Secondary Education Programs in Australiaoose from: Foundation English; Mathematics – General; Mathematics – Methods; Accounting; Economics; Biology; Chemistry; Physics; Information Communication Technology; Media Studies; Visual Communication and Design; Art; Legal Studies; Psychology; Chinese (Unit 2); Vietnamese; Music Performance – Solo Practice.

Intakes: January, April, July, October. Sydney campus only has January and April intakes.

Year 12 - Sydney & Melbourne only:

In year 12, you will study English or English (ESL) and your choice of 4 other subjects:

Select 4 subjects from the following: Foundation English; Mathematics - Further; Mathematics – Methods; Mathematics – Specialist; Biology; Chemistry; Physics; IT Applications; Accounting; Economics; Legal Studies; Art; Chinese (Mandarin) (Background speakers); Media Studies; Music Performance – Solo Practice; Psychology; Visual Communication and Design; Vietnamese.

Intakes: January.

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Address: 965 Bourke Street, Sydney, NSW , Australia
Some interested visitors submitting program inquiries to our school up to 2019-03-15 were from:

Barrie, Canada;   ishoj, Denmark;   Skudai, Malaysia;   Singapore, Singapore;   NSW;   Scotland, UK & England;   melbourne;   Lagos, UK & England;   Parma, Italy;   Auckland, New Zealand;   and more.
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Wesley College, Perth
Courses / Programs
Wesley College, South Perth, is a Uniting Church boarding and day school located on a picturesque campus close to the Swan River and directly opposite the Perth Central Business District Perth in Western Australia. We cater to approximately 1300 day and boarding (from year 8) students. The structure of the Wesley College is quite unique in comparison to most other Western Australian schools, with a co-educational Junior School (K-4) and boys’ only Middle (5-8) and Senior Schools (9-12). Wesley College seeks to be a warm, welcoming and supportive community.

Boarding at Wesley College is designed to be an all round educational experience. We have a strong desire to see the young men in our care develop so that they enter the outside world with confidence and be contributors to our community. The Wesley College Boarding House has been refurbished to provide modern facilities, and is staffed by residential families, offering students a well-established support network. There are strong pastoral links between staff and students, formed around a pastoral care structure based on year group levels. Wesley College is a member of the Western Australian Public Schools’ Association (PSA).
Boarding Programs for boys from Year 8; Day Programs; Co-Educational Junior School (K-4); Boys´ only Middle School (5-8); Boys´ only Senior School (9-12). All courses are accredited by the Western Australian Curriculum Council and include secondary school graduation and qualification for admission to University, TAFE or other vocational education. Subjects include English, Math, Science, Society and Environment , Physical and Health Education.
Wenona, Sydney
Courses / Programs
Wenona is a global learning community, educating and empowering young women to serve and shape their world.

Wenona is a non-denominational, independent boarding and day school for girls. Located in North Sydney, just 20 minutes from Sydney’s CBD, it provides an all-girls education for students from Kindergarten to Year 12.

The School is ideally placed to provide opportunities for community engagement and cultural learning experiences. While most Wenona girls are day students, accommodation is available for 55 boarders. Boarders are from country regions, overseas countries, and some from Sydney itself.

Established in 1886, Wenona offers girls the academic and personal support they need to develop into confident women. It is an exciting process to watch. Our girls learn in an environment where they are the focus.

A broad academic curriculum is available at all levels. Enthusiasm for all subjects is nurtured from the youngest age and the academic peer culture ensures that each girl is supported in striving to do her best. We are proud of our school, its history, traditions and values.

You will find Wenona a nurturing and supportive community, where girls are engaged and enjoy being with each other, learning from each other, and challenging themselves to be the best they can be.
Boarding (from Year 7) and Day Programs for girls; Kindergarten; Junior School; Middle School; Senior School; Enrichment Programs; Preliminary and Higher School Certificate Courses. In addition to core subjects we offer electives including Chinese, Japanese, French, German, Design and Technology, P.E., Textiles Technology, Drama, Music and Visual Arts. International students are welcome.
St Hilda's Anglican School For Girls
Courses / Programs
St Hilda's Anglican School for Girls, Perth, Western Australia is located on a beuatiful campus on Perth's Swan River. The school educates girls Kindergarten to Year 12 and has exceptional new, modern boarding facilities for girls in years 8 -12, with the possibility of junior school girls boarding in special circumstances. St Hilda's encourages girls to follow their dreams by offering opportunities for life. The School's supportive environment recognises and nurtures individual talents. Girls seek out challenges to enhance mind, body and spirit, while broadening their horizons in knowledge, skills and understanding.
Early Learning Centre is open to girls and boys for five full days with a three-day option for Kindergarten children. Junior School, Senior School
Loreto Normanhurst
Courses / Programs
Loreto Normanhurst is an independent Catholic secondary boarding and day school for girls established in 1897 and situated in Normanhurst, Sydney, NSW. The school has an excellent reputation in all areas of achievement. The Boarding School is home to 188 boarding girls from NSW and other areas of Australia, with 905 students in total. The Boarding School of Loreto Normanhurst was set up as, and remains, primarily a service for country parents. Many of our boarders come from long distances and often cannot return home. It is especially important for them to feel that they are part of a community. For this reason, Loreto Normanhurst does not offer weekly boarding.
Secondary school education for girls in years 7-12. Students have the opportunity to participate in a diverse range of Co-curricular activities.
Newington College
Courses / Programs
Newington College, a K-12 day and boarding school for boys open to all faiths and denominations since 1863, is located in Lindfield & Stanmore, Sydney, NSW, Australia. Years 7-10 boarders are located in the historic Founders Wing - the traditional home for Newington's boarders - and the Years 11-12 boarding house is located in superb new premises about three minutes walk from the secondary school campus.
NSW Higher School Certificate (HSC - Year 12), NSW School Certificate (Year 10), International Baccalaureate Diploma Program: subjects include Computing, Drama, Economics, English, History, Geography, Languages (Japanese, Chinese, French, German, Latin), Legal Studies, Mathematics, Music, PDHPE, Religious Education, Science, Technology, Visual Arts.
Mackillop College, Katoomba
Courses / Programs
Welcome to MacKillop College, an all-girls Catholic secondary school of 600 students located in Bathurst, NSW, 100 km west of Katoomba and 200 km west of Sydney. Day and boarding places are available for girls in Years 7 to 12. At MacKillop we aim to educate the whole person - spiritually, academically, socially, physically and emotionally. For girls, a Catholic all-girl school is the optimum environment for such an education.

MacKillop has a proud academic tradition. Our students have achieved excellent results in the Higher School Certificate and in a wide range of external examinations and competitions. A large proportion of the graduating class consistently receive university entrance offers while many students are the recipients of scholarships at tertiary level. MacKillop College is listed as one of the top 150 HSC Performing Schools by the NSW Board of Studies and is one of six NSW Country Secondary Schools listed in the top 150 HSC Schools for 2008. MacKillop College was the top HSC Performing Secondary School and is the leading Diocesan, Central and Western NSW Catholic Secondary School.
Boarding and Day Programs for girls in grades 7-12; Middle School; High School; Academic Enrichment; Co-curricula program. In addition to the core subjects of English, math and science we offer HSIEs in Commerce, Japanese and French as well as TAS in Food Technology, Textiles Technology, Industrial Technology and Info Software Technology. We offer students a strong academic education, enriched with an extraordinarily wide range of co-curricula offerings.