Established in 1968, Woolooware High School is situated near
Cronulla Beach and is a co-educational, comprehensive public school with a very
strong and positive learning culture that reflects the values and aspirations
of the local community. The school enjoys ongoing community support and a very
high demand for student placement. The school is committed to the high academic
achievement of students by enhancing their individual talents across a diverse
spectrum of academic experiences and extensive co-curriculum, with particular
emphasis on Performing Arts and Sport. Woolooware High espouses excellence in
education, recognised in impressive HSC and SC results across all subjects.

Electives: The school offers a broad curriculum for students with 36
courses available to Years 11 and 12 students and the choice of three electives
in years 9 and 10.

Facilities: Seven state-of-the-art Science laboratories; extensive
integration of digital media in all classrooms including interactive white
boards, data projectors and WiFi; irrigated and floodlit sporting fields; high
grade commercial kitchens redolent with contemporary features and an innovative
Dance and Drama studio.

Sport: The school has produced current Australian and NSW sporting
representatives in netball, basketball, touch football and rugby league. In
2009, 392 students represented the school in sport and in 2008, 145 students
represented the Sydney East Region. The school’s 2010 Port Hacking Zone teams
are Premiers in 15 of the 31 competitions available.

Extracurricular activities: Students have a prowess for Performing
Arts, especially highlighted in being selected to lead the Sydney ANZAC Day
march for the third consecutive year in 2010 and through the biannual overseas
Music and Dance Tours, with students in 2009 travelling to the USA. Reflecting
these achievements, 155 students are currently engaged in Performing Arts
programs, primarily through participation in the Junior and Senior Concert
Bands, Jazz Band and Choir.

Welfare and personal development: The school embodies safe and
secure learning environments for all students and achieves excellence in
education through high expectations and commitment to quality teaching.

School Information

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

  • Faith-based: None
  • Year: -
  • Day/Boarding: Day School
  • Enrolment: 1065 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)
  • Address:Woolooware Road North, Woolooware 2230
  • Phone:02 9523 9077
  • Fax:02 9527 3412

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