Hunter School of the Performing Arts

PERFORMING AT OUR BEST

Telephone02 4952 3355

Emailhuntperfor-h.school@det.nsw.edu.au

English

Stewart McGowan

HEAD TEACHER

if you want to build a ship, don’t drum up people together to collect wood and don’t assign them tasks and work, but rather teach them to long for the endless immensity of the sea  Antoine de Saint-Exupéry

Faculty Goals

  • develop confident communicators
  • develop critical thinking
  • develop imaginative thinking
  • expression of hopes and ideals
  • develop personal values

Subjects

Stage 4

English Stage 4: Y7 & Y8

English Stage 5: Y9 & Y10

English Stage 6: Y11 & Y12

English Standard

English Studies

English Advanced

English Extension 1 and 2

Activities

  • debating and Public speaking
  • writing competitions
  • student showcases

Features

  • proven leadership of English in the region
  • several units focus on Performing Arts skills
  • strong results in creative writing and debating

Staff Members

Stewart McGowan

Alison Byrne

Holly Davies

Hayley Edwards

Bree Harvey-Bice

Sandra Hughes

Robert Prisk

Narelle Roberts