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 2018-12-15 were from:

Lefkosia, Turkey;   NSW;   Parma, Italy;   Honiara, Solomon Islands;   Lima, Peru;   Philippines, Philippines;   plantation, USA;   Paris, France;   Oshawa Ontario, Canada;   Kajang, Malaysia;   and more.
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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.
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.
THINK Global School
Courses / Programs
• With our headquarters in New York City, THINK Global School is the world’s first global, traveling high school! There is no other school like TGS on the planet.

• Designed for 10-12th Grade students from the UK, the U.S. and around the globe, our school year consists of 3 terms, each held in a different country. Our students have the unique opportunity to delve into the history and culture of these fantastic international locations.

• Authorized to offer the International Baccalaureate (IB) Diploma Program, our mission is to provide a challenging academic experience for multinational students (ages 14-18) in a multicultural learning environment, with a specific focus on engaging with the local culture in each of our host cities.

• During the academic year 2017-18, we are in Botswana, India, Japan & Spain, while in previous years we have been situated in Australia, Sweden, China, Germany, Argentina, the U.S. and more.

• TGS students are competitively selected from all corners of the globe and all walks of life. Together they are a miniature UN, representing more than 20 different countries of citizenship and a diverse range of experiences, talents and interests.

• THINK Global School is accredited by the Western Association of Schools & Colleges.

Expert Testimonial:
"The collective energy that the students at TGS possess is remarkable. Somehow, the more places they go and things they do, the more energy they have!… It is such an inspiration!"
- TGS Residential Advisor
International Traveling High School Program for Students in Grades 10-12:

• Pre-IB Program (Grade 10)

• International Baccalaureate (IB) Diploma Program (Grades 11-12)

• Taught in small classes by experienced & dedicated teachers

• All subjects are inspired by the location & designed to combine learning with a wealth of cultural experiences.

• Rich program of curriculum-linked field research, guest lectures, and workshops in each city

• Classroom instruction is student-driven, with emphasis on investigative inquiry and deliberative dialogue
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.
Walford Anglican School For Girls, Adelaide
Courses / Programs
Throughout its history, Walford Anglican School for Girls has been recognised as a leader in the education of girls. Located five kilometres from the centre of Adelaide, the capital of South Australia, we provide a rigorous academic program including a broad range of SACE (South Australian Certificate of Education) and IB (International Baccalaureate) subjects at Years 11 and 12, as well as a wide range of co-curricular activities. Walford is the only girls' school in Australia to offer all three IB programs across the years including the IB Diploma. Senior School students excel year after year in both the South Australian Certificate of Education and the International Baccalaureate.

Walford offers a wide range of boarding options. Although most boarding students enjoy full-time boarding, flexible boarding arrangements are available at Walford. Weekday boarding is available to students who may wish to stay in the boarding house from Monday to Friday but go home for the weekends. This is the choice of many parents who have demanding work schedules. We welcome International students and currently host students from Korea, Malaysia, Hong Kong, Singapore, Thailand, Taiwan and China.
Boarding (from Year 7) and Day Programs for girls; Junior School; Middle School; Senior School; SACE (South Australian Certificate of Education); IB (International Baccalaureate). Walford is the only girls' school in Australia to offer all three IB programs across the years including the IB Diploma. In addition to core subjects our students can enjoy sports, music and drama. International students are weclome.
ACS Cobham International School, Surrey
Courses / Programs
Located in Cobham, Surrey, southeast England, 20 miles (32 km) south-west of central London, ACS Cobham International School is a non-sectarian, co-educational, boarding and day school for 2-18 year olds, offering the IB Diploma Programme (IBDP). In addition, ACS Cobham offers an American High School Diploma, and also teaches prestigious Advanced Placement (AP) courses. Native Language Enrichment (NLE) is provided in over 12 languages as well as English as an Additional Language (EAL).

Our campus is located approximately 30 minutes by rail and/or road from central London with housing up to 50% less expensive than central London locations. The ACS Cobham Dormitory is an integral part of the school community, offering separate-wing accommodation for over 100 boys and girls aged between 12 and 18.

ACS graduates attend leading universities including Cambridge, Imperial College London, London School of Economics,Oxford, Harvard, Princeton, Stanford, Yale, McGill, Stockholm School of Economics, University of Oslo, Delft University of Technology, University of Tokyo and others. We are accredited by the New England Association of Schools and Colleges.
Day & Boarding Programmes for Boys and Girls Ages 2-18:

- Day Programs (Ages 2-18)
- Boarding Programs for boys and girls (Ages 12-18)
- Early Childhood, Lower, Middle, and High School
- Built upon the American education system
- International Baccalaureate programme
- Advanced Placement Courses
- Worldwide University Placement Courses
- Native Language Enrichment (NLE)
- English as an Additional Language (EAL)