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Hunter School of the Performing Arts

Hunter School of the Performing Arts

PERFORMING AT OUR BEST

Telephone02 4952 3355

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

English

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

Lara Wilkinson REL HEAD TEACHER

Camilo Carvajal

Holly Davies

Sande Hughes

Alison Noble

Chelsea Rothery

Shelley Savage MON TUE WED

Sophie Varcoe