Canterbury Boys High is a school with a strong history, a proud
tradition of 90 years of excellence in boys’ education and an exciting future.
The school opened in 1918 but current buildings were erected in 1924 and the
Facilities: Three Computer rooms, autonomous learning centre,
connected classroom, audio-visual centre in library, arts studio, photographic
darkroom facilities. Sporting facilities include playing fields, a gymnasium,
fitness centre and basketball courts.
Electives: Curriculum comprises all levels of Mathematics, the
Sciences and all major Humanities subjects including Ancient and Modern
History, Economics, Business Studies and Geography. Other courses include
Engineering Studies, PD/Health/PE, IPT, Work Studies, Visual Arts, Music and
Business Services (VET course). Photography is offered at 1-Unit level.
Sport: All traditional sports are offered, with rugby league and
soccer being among the most popular.
Extracurricular activities: Chess, debating, Enviro club, fitness,
knockout sport, mentoring and leadership, peer tutor reading and photography.
Welfare and personal development: Two ESL teachers, a teacher for
students with learning difficulties, a teachers’ aide, Head Teacher Learning
Support and three community liaison officers work together to ensure the
school’s commitment to being inclusive in providing the best education to all
Special features: All levels of ability are catered for. Some
classes in certain subjects are streamed or graded. A Homework/Learning Centre
is conducted after school in the library on Mondays and Thursdays each week. In
2011 the school is the lucky recipient of laptops donated by Microsoft and
Hewlett-Packard as part of Oprah Winfrey’s trip to Australia.
Free (Government School) |
02 9798******* 02 9798 8444
02 9716******* 02 9716 7603
|Address||Holden Street, Canterbury 2193|