Year: 2018

Canberra Tour 2019

The HASS Department has handed out Expression of Interest Forms to year 9 students for the 2019 Canberra and Sydney Tour. Next year’s tour is scheduled for 29 June 2019 until 7 July 2019 and the final cost will be determined once student numbers are confirmed; however the cost is not expected to exceed $3,000. The annual […]

STEM Applications NOW OPEN!

Term 4 applications to join the STEM have now opened! The STEM (Science, Technologies, Engineering, Mathematics) Enrichment Program is an after school program aimed to enrich students with knowledge of modern technologies and innovation while providing engaging, hands on opportunities to express creativity. In the coming term, students will add Arts to their repertoire in […]

Making a difference, one step at a time.

At Hedland Senior High School we’re proud to have members of our school community being leaders of change and year 12 student, Rowan Dann, is one of many. In an effort to raise money and awareness for suicide prevention, Rowan is walking from Port Hedland to South Hedland Wednesday October 10. Join us in supporting […]

2018 Athletics Carnival

Congratulations to all students and staff for their participation, enthusiasm and teamwork displayed in this year’s Athletics Carnival. There was some amazing and creative team costumes on display, with the teachers also really getting into the festivities this year. Thanks to everyone involved – it was a great day!! Please check out our YouTube video […]

Students work on show!

  This Friday Hedland Senior High School creativity will be on show at the Courthouse Gallery in three new exhibition openings. Melbourne-based artists Gian Manik collaborated with over 50 Hedland Senior High School students on a piece earlier this year and returned this week to work on a new piece, both of which will be […]

Year 10 Immunisation

In response to concerns about the recent increase in MenW meningococcal disease, the WA government is providing the ACWY vaccine free for teens at Hedland Senior High School. Year 10’s will be targeted for the vaccine during term 3 due to the age group being more likely to carry the bacteria. Consent forms were sent home […]

Job Opportunity

PROGRAM SUPPORT AND LIAISON OFFICER Hedland Follow The Dream Program August – December 2018 (with possible extension) The Graham (Polly) Farmer Foundation is seeking a person with enthusiasm, initiative, interest and ability to work students, parents, teachers and community members at the Hedland Follow The Dream program which is based at Hedland Senior High School. […]

School Board Public Meeting

Dear Parents, Carers and Students, All members of the Hedland community are invited to attend the Hedland SHS Public School Board Meeting on Thursday 28 June, 2018. Where:  School Library, entrance via 78 Hamilton Road, South Hedland WA 6722 When:  Commences at 4:00pm – 6:00pm The School Board Public Meeting is an excellent opportunity for […]

Specialist Arts Program applications

Hedland Senior High School Arts Department has re-opened its applications to join the after school Specialist Arts Program for students in years 6-12 for Semester Two! The program workshops take place after school from 2:30-4pm where students have the opportunity to participate in Production workshops (Visual Arts, Photography and media) on Tuesdays or Performance workshops […]

Parent/Teacher Day

The Hedland Senior High School parent community is invited to attend the school’s Parent/Teacher Day Wednesday June 20. This day is an opportunity for you to meet face-to-face with your child’s teachers for an update on their progress in the year so far. This year teachers will be available for bookings via from 10am […]

School timetable changes

As part of our whole school effectiveness review, Hedland SHS has made the decision to remove the Home Room period during school. From June 5, students will no longer attend Home Room after period 2, instead the 20 minutes will be collapsed into the timetable allowing for more teaching contact time between teachers and students. […]

School survey

Hedland Senior High School parents have been invited to participate in our Hedland SHS Parent Survey for 2018. The survey is being hosted by School Survey, a web-based survey response data collection tool which is ministerially approved under the National Education Agreement and Schools Assistance Act 2008. The purpose of this survey is to gain up-to-date […]


It’s that time of year, NAPLAN online testing will begin next week! For the first time, Hedland SHS students will sit their NAPLAN testing online. This year the students will start their testing on Tuesday 15 May until Friday 18 May. The benefits of testing in this format is it uses tailored testing, where the test automatically adapts to […]

The Canteen New Menu

Growing minds need fuel to learn and what better way to fuel up then to get healthy, home grown food from The Canteen at recess and lunch! The Canteen have released their latest menu for Term 2 which will run from week one to week five and be updated for the second half of term. […]

Town of Port Hedland 2018 Banners in the Terrace Competition

Dear Parents & Caregivers Students are invited to participate in the Banners in the Terrace competition for 2018. The best banner design will win the opportunity to paint the banner  and have it submitted by the Town of Port Hedland for competition  in Perth during Local Government Week. The theme for this year is Ready and Relevant and artists […]

HSHS Newsletter LinkUp April 2018

Dear Parents, Caregivers and Students, Please find attached a copy of our latest newsletter LinkUp April

Aboriginal Civil Construction Trainee South Hedland

Dear Parents and Caregivers Nudge, on behalf of Main Roads Pilbara Region, are offering an  amazing opportunity for a young person local to the Hedland area  to undertake a 24 month, full-time civil construction traineeship. This could be the start of an amazing career!   If you answered yes then apply now telling us why you think you  would like […]

Parent Information Evening Tuesday 27 March 2018 Years 7-12

Dear Parents and caregivers You are invited to attend a Parent Information Evening and combined University Information Session on Tuesday 27 March 2018 starting at 5:00pm.  Entrance and parking will be via 45 Roberts Road, South Hedland.  The evening is open to all Parents from Years 7 – 12 and is a great opportunity for Parents […]