Delivering Quality Education

Before choosing a school for your son or daughter consider what we offer...

A co-educational 7-12 environment.  Brothers and sisters can support each other.  No need to change schools after year 10.

Full range of HSC subjects

Technologically advanced; one computer per student.

The wearing of school uniform is school policy

Small class sizes for more individual attention.

Junior classes are 20-24 students and senior 12-15

Academic Performance

Very good HSC results.  Top UAI in 2003 was 99.9%

In the Top School Rankings published by the Department of Education and Training, Kogarah High School was placed 198 out of 7683 public and private high schools

Excellent individual results in Physics, Maths Extension 1 and Extension 2, Business Studies, Hospitality, English, Computing and Society & Culture to name a few

Over 80% of students progress to University or TAFE for further study

In 2000 received the Director General’s School Achievement Award for student achievement , participation and higher literacy outcomes

Year 7 Organisation

A special class for the gifted and talented with a maximum of 20 students.  Starts in Year 7 and Goes through to Year 10

Small classes—our policy is to limit Year 7 classes to about 24 students

A teams approach where all Year 7 teachers meet every two weeks after school to:

Plan teaching activities together

Discuss teaching strategies

Monitor each student’s academic progress

Consider welfare issues

Report to parents