Canley Vale High School is a co-educational school whose purpose is
to educate its students intellectually, creatively, physically, socially and
emotionally. The school’s priorities are excellence in teaching and learning,
student welfare and cultural diversity.

Facilities: Assembly hall, lecture theatre, library, oval,
basketball courts, outdoors learning area. The school has an integrated
computer network that comprises five computer labs and a library classroom
facility utilising multiple servers. Canley Vale High emphasises the ongoing
training of students and teachers in the use of computers and the continuing
extension of resources.

Electives Years 7 to 10: Electronics, Industrial Technology
Commerce, Visual Arts, Drama, Vietnamese, Japanese, French, Painting and
Drawing, Ceramics, Food Technology, Textiles and Design, Music Sports Studies,
Computer Studies, Graphics Technology.

Electives Years 11 and 12: All NSW Board of Studies courses as well
as Retail, Photography, Visual Design, Sport Recreation and Leisure Studies are

Sport: Cricket, tennis, basketball, softball, baseball, volleyball,
table tennis, swimming, weight/fitness, touch football, mini-soccer, aqua
aerobics, recreational games. There are extra costs for some activities.

Extracurricular activities: Band, choir, guitar, keyboards. There
are extra costs for some activities.

Welfare and personal development: The school’s discipline policy
uses a levels system emphasising self-discipline, and a merit system rewarding
positive behaviour. Strong emphasis is placed on academic achievement and
special programs are available to assist those from non-English-speaking
backgrounds, those with learning difficulties and students at risk. The special
needs of gifted children are also recognised and catered for via activities,
special programming, competitions, awards and extension. The wearing of school
uniform is compulsory.

School Information

  • Type: Government
  • Coeducational or single-sex: Coeducational

  • Faith-based: None
  • Year: -
  • Day/Boarding: Day School
  • Enrolment: 1245 students
  • Interview Required Upon Enrolment: No
  • International Baccalaureate Programs offered:
  • ESL Support: N/A
  • Scholarships Available: No
  • Gifted and Talented Program: N/A
  • Preschool or Early Learning Centre:
  • After School Care/ OOSH Options:
  • Fees: Free (Government School) these range from $90 to $120 depending on the year level. there are some specific subject costs
  • Address:Prospect Road, Canley Vale 2166
  • Phone:02 9728 7071
  • Fax:02 9754 1274

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