Secondary Education in North Shore, Sydney

Our high school in North Shore, Sydney prepares students for unlimited success by unlocking their true potential – in the classroom, onstage and on the sports field. By prioritising excellence in all areas, we empower our students to aim high and establish a path to success in their chosen career. 

Exceptional learning opportunities at our North Shore high school ensure that our students develop into broad-minded, multi-skilled individuals. With access to the best teachers and a range of exemplary resources, our students are well-placed to excel both in academics and co-curricular activities, including sports and the performing and creative arts. 

Conveniently situated on Sydney’s North Shore, our campus is highly accessible by car and public transport and allows our students to enjoy top teaching in a vibrant, modern environment.

Why Choose Our High School in North Shore, Sydney?

Why Choose Our High School in North Shore, Sydney?

Students at our North Shore high school benefit from a balanced and challenging core curriculum, which is led by passionate teachers who combine innovative techniques with global best practices. We expect our future graduates to secure entry into some of the world’s most prestigious universities. 

We aim to deliver a comprehensive co-curricular programme, encouraging students to pursue personal interests outside the classroom while also equipping them with valuable competencies. 

Our exemplary teaching facilities will enhance the learning process, from cutting-edge science laboratories to our excellent senior resource centre. A purpose-built sports hall, auditorium and music studios offer a nurturing setting where students can cultivate their unique talents.

Our High School Curriculum 7 & 8

Junior High School Curriculum

Our high school in North Shore, Sydney, follows a challenging syllabus that is accredited by the New South Wales Education Standards Authority (NESA). Pupils in Years 7 and 8 broaden their knowledge by exploring a range of core subjects, including English, Mathematics, Science, History, Geography, Design & Technology, Drama, Music, Visual Arts, Public Speaking, and Personal Development, Health and Physical Education (PDHPE).

For their first elective, students choose between French, Chinese and Hebrew in Year 7, and Chinese, Dance, Digital Media, French, Hebrew and Entrepreneurship in Year 8. For their second elective, both year groups choose between dance and physical education.

Our High School Curriculum 9 & 10

Senior High School Curriculum

Students in Years 9 and 10 study English, Science, History, Geography, Mathematics, PDHPE and Public Speaking, and two of the following electives: Commerce, Dance, Drama, French, Hebrew, Chinese, Computing Technology, Music and Visual Arts.

Pupils must take at least 12 units during Year 11 (the preliminary HSC year) and at least 10 during Year 12 (the HSC year), including two English units. We encourage our students to pursue subjects that align with their personal interests and aspirations. Compulsory career seminars and practical work experience prepare pupils for the next stage of their studies and life beyond Reddam House North Shore.

Higher School Certificate (HSC) Subjects

Students completing the HSC may choose from a range of exciting subject options, including:  

  • Ancient History
  • Biology 
  • Business Studies 
  • Chemistry 
  • Computing Technology 
  • Dance 
  • Drama 
  • Economics 
  • English EAL/D 
  • English Advanced 
  • English Extension 1 and 2 
  • English Standard 
  • French continuers 
  • Geography 
  • History Extension 
  • Legal Studies 
  • Mathematics Advanced 
  • Mathematics Extension 1 and 2 
  • Mathematics Standard 2 
  • Modern History 
  • Modern Hebrew Continuers
  • Music 1 and 2 
  • Music Extension 
  • Personal Development, Health, and Physical Education 
  • Physics 
  • Software Engineering 
  • Visual Arts 

Note: English is a compulsory subject for all students.

International Tours

International Tours

At Reddam House North Shore, we prepare students to become flourishing members of a globally interconnected society. Our students enjoy plenty of exciting opportunities to develop their knowledge of the world and their place in it. International and national tours allow students to expand their horizons through cultural enrichment and global exploration. Experiences like these promote personal growth and help students build valuable networks with peers in other countries, while also supplementing the core curriculum.

High School Co-Curricular Activities Programme

Our wide selection of co-curricular activities is proof of our firm commitment to holistic educational provision. As students advance through our North Shore high school, we encourage them to develop their unique talents in sports, the arts and other areas. Our team of hand-picked teachers, coaches, tutors and specialists take pleasure in fostering outstanding abilities by challenging students to explore their true potential.

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