Curriculum (years 7 to 10)

Year 7 students follow a compulsory curriculum that is largely determined by the Board of Studies, Teaching and Educational Standards NSW (BOSTES).

From Year 8 onwards, students can choose an increasing number of elective subjects each year.

All students study Christian Studies from Years 7 - 10. 

Stage 4: Years 7 to 8

Students study Stage 4 courses mandated by the NSW Board of Studies. These include:

  • English
  • Design and Technology
  • Geography - combined with History in Year 7 (called HSIE)
  • History
  • Languages – French and German in Year 7
  • Languages - French or German in Year 8
  • Mathematics
  • Music
  • Personal Development, Health and Physical Education (PDHPE)
  • Science
  • Visual Arts

Stage 5: Years 9 to 10

Students in Years 9 and 10 study a NSW Board of Studies program for Stage 5 which includes:

The compulsory subjects:

  • Australian History
  • English
  • Australian Geography
  • Mathematics
  • Personal Development, Health and Physical Education (PDHPE)
  • Science

And 3 electives chosen from:

  • Commerce
  • Design and Technology
  • Drama
  • French
  • German
  • Music
  • Design & Technology
  • Visual Arts
  • English Extension
  • Food Technology