Year: 2017

Letter from Principal December 2017

Dear Parents, Guardians and Carers I would like to thank you for your support and contributions to our school community in 2017. As a school community, we have achieved some great successes and have been able to celebrate this together.  After all, the success of students in our school relies on the partnership that exists […]

HSHS IPS Public Board Meeting Q&A’s

Dear Parents and Carers As you are aware the School Board held their Annual Public Meeting on November 30, 2017 in the school library. The School Community were asked to submit any questions they would like answered at the Public Board Meeting and were given the opportunity to provide these in the lead up to […]

HSHS Graduate appointed to the inaugural Ministerial Youth Advisory Council

Treasure Vailala has been appointed to the inaugural Ministerial Youth Advisory Council after being recognised for her outstanding achievements in youth work. Treasure was chosen as one of 16 young people from WA to join the new council and represent the State’s youth. Many congratulations Treasure!!!   See full story below: https://thewest.com.au/news/north-west-telegraph/teen-treasures-chance-to-help-youth-ng-b88674386z  

Important information for your attention

Dear parents and carers I am writing to inform you that our principal Kelly Summers has elected to leave her position at Hedland Senior High School for personal reasons. Until a new principal is permanently appointed, deputy principal Avneil Swami has agreed to act in the role. I am confident that the remainder of the […]

*Updated Technical Information* – Bring Your Own Device (BYOD)

Dear Parents and Carers,   This notice relates to the Bring Your Own Device (BYOD) program. While investigating the problems associated with using Windows: Pro edition, or Windows: Home edition, we have determined that Windows 10: Home edition will be able to access the school wifi.   Past communication stated that only the Pro edition of Windows […]

End of Year Awards Assembly for Students Years 7 – 11

Dear Parents, Carers and Students Just a reminder that our end of Year Awards Assembly for students in Years 7 – 11 will be taking place this week. All Parents and Carers are welcome to attend the event, details are below:  When:     Friday 8 December 2017 @ 11.15am (to be seated by 11.10am latest) Where:    Gym – […]

Change of School Calendar date – Last day for Year 10 and 11 Students 2017

Dear Parents, Carers and Students Please be advised there has been a change in the school calendar for the last day at school for Year 10 and 11 Students this year. The last day for Year 10’s and 11’s will be Friday 8 December 2017. Should you have any queries please do not hesitate to contact […]

Immunisations Year 8 Students Tuesday 5 December 2018

Dear parents/carers, Please be advised that next Tuesday  5th December the nurses from WA Community Health Service will visit and  Year 8 students will have the last of their vaccines for the year. Only students with signed consent forms (we have these from earlier in the year) will receive needles. The nurses will be in […]

2018 Student Numbers

Dear Parents and Carers Moving in to 2018, we are asking families  to please contact the school administration if your child(ren) are NOT returning to Hedland Senior High school in 2018. In preparation for the 2018 school year we are trying to consolidate projections for our student numbers. Please email tandy-lynn.williams@education.wa.edu.au or call 9172 8000. Your support in […]

Notice – Aerosol Deodorants

Dear Parents and Carers, Please note that aerosol deodorants are prohibited at HSHS. When aerosols are breathed in, they can have a significant immune response in students, especially those who are asthmatic. For some, aerosols can cause a very serious life-threatening anaphylactic reaction. We encourage the use of roll on deodorants at our school to […]

PHEP – Follow The Dream End of Year Celebration

Dear Follow the Dream students and family members, You are invited to the PHEP – Follow The Dream End of Year celebration event When:  Tuesday 5 December at 6:30pm Where:  Hedland Senior High School Library Hot Finger Food & Drinks will be provided plus; Entertainment Presentation of Certificates & Awards Guest Speakers Transport will be care […]

HSHS School Specialist Arts Production – “How the West Was Warped”

Maverick Musicals and Hedland SHS Specialist Arts Program present “How the West Was Warped”.  A cowboy comedy with all the glamour, pace and sense of adventure you’d expect from the Wild West. Where – Matt Dann Theatre When – Wednesday 6th December at 6:30pm Cost – $10 adults, $5 children (under 12 years old) Please […]

HSHS School Board Invite Questions From Public

Dear Parents and Carers, At the upcoming HSHS Board Public Meeting being held in the school library on Thursday 30 November at 4pm, we want to hear from you with any questions you may have for the School Board members about the School or the Board. To do this, we’ll be using a simple interaction […]

Talking Drugs Parent Information Session 28 November 2017

Dear Parents and Carers, You are invited to a SDERA “Talking Drugs” Parent Information Session on Thursday 28 November 2017, bought to you in partnership with HSHS P&C, Hedland SHS and S.D.E.R.A. The session starts at 7:45pm and runs until 9:15pm Entrance and Parking is via 78, Hamilton Road (Matt Dann side) Please can you […]

Bring Your Own Device (BYOD) Parent information evening – Thursday 28 Nov 6.30pm HSHS School Library

Dear Parents and Carers, As part of Hedland Senior High School’s commitment to ensuring excellence in teaching and learning, we are excited to begin implementing our Bring Your Own Device (BYOD) initiative in 2018. The School Curriculum and Standards Authority have stated that: “ICT capability supports and enhances student learning across all areas of the […]

School Board Public Meeting

All members of the Hedland community are invited to attend the annual HSHS School Board Public Meeting on 30 November 2017. Where: HSHS Library, 78 Hamilton Rd, South Hedland When: 30 November 2017, 4pm The School Board Public Meeting is an excellent opportunity for parents and carers of current and future students, as well as […]

Friday 10 November – Student Free Day

On Friday 10 November HSHS staff will be completing a staff development day. As such, students will not be attending school on this day.

Vote for your new Parent Representative

Three candidates have been nominated for the vacant Parent Representative position on the Hedland Senior High School Board. You are invited to vote for your preferred candidate via this online survey. Follow the link below to view candidates and submit your vote. Voting closes Thursday 2 November. https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/F8LXLWH