Month: February 2018

Public Holiday Monday 5 March 2018

Just a reminder that Monday March 5, 2018  is a Public Holiday and the school will be closed.

Year 10 Keys for Life Parent/Student Information Night

Dear Parents and caregivers Year 10 Keys for Life Parent/Student Information Night During term 1 all Year 10 students participate in Keys for Life, which is a ten-lesson program that is linked to the Australian Curriculum, WA Licensing System and WA Certificate of Education. Students are involved in activities that promote safe driving attitudes and […]

Correction and update to Hedland SHS Indigenous Community Representative Expression of Interest

On Wednesday 21 February 2018 the school called for Indigenous community persons to nominate for membership of the school board. The closing date for nominations was Wednesday 28 February 2018. This closing date was incorrect. According to the board’s terms of reference, the call for nominations should be open for 21 days. In order to rectify this error, we have decided […]

Mark Nannup visits Follow the Dream Students

This week in Follow the Dream the students were lucky enough to have Mark Nannup visit from Melbourne as a guest speaker. Mark is a previous student from the school and has experience in both the mining and film industry and is also a member of the Victorian NAIDOC committee. He gave the students a […]

Pilbara Ports Authority Marine Cadetship Opportunity

Dear Parents and Caregivers Pilbara Ports are offering an exciting opportunity of a Cadetship program for school leavers based in the Pilbara who have successfully completed Year 12 or TAFE equivalent, providing local young people with a viable and rewarding future marine career. Successful cadets will receive at least two years of training, which will […]

Principal Update – School Review

Dear Parents and Caregivers As per the connect notice sent out on February 9, 2018 regarding the School Review, we would like to update you all of a few changes that were communicated at the briefings held last week by Rod Lowther (Director- Schools Expert Review Group (ERG)) and Jo Harris (A/Regional Executive Director- Pilbara) […]

Hedland SHS – Schools Review Report

Dear Parents, Guardians and Carers Rod Lowther (Director- Schools Expert Review Group (ERG)) and Jo Harris (A/Regional Executive Director- Pilbara) attended Hedland Senior High School this week to communicate findings from the review into the school’s relationships that took place by the ERG in October 2017. They met with staff and parents who had been involved as part […]

P&C AGM – Save the Date Wed 14 March 2018

Dear Parents and Caregivers The P&C will be holding an Annual General Meeting Wednesday 14 March 2018.  The AGM will commence at 6:00pm in the Administration Building Conference Room, Hedland SHS (78, Hamilton Road). The P&C Committee is looking for new volunteers for 2018 and we have attached a flyer below with further details.  Bring your ideas and energy to […]

School Cyclone Information

Dear Parents, Guardians, Carers and Students Please find below Hedland Senior High School’s Cyclone information. All Year 7 Students will be issued with a hard copy of this Cyclone information, as we are aware not all Year 7 parents have their Connect links set up at present.  A Flyer can also be downloaded from the […]

FREE Certificate in Basic Food Handling

Dear Parents, Carers and Students Hedland Senior High School would like to extend an amazing opportunity for Years 10, 11 and 12’s to obtain a nationally recognised certificate in Basic Food Handling.  This certificate is FREE and looks great in your resume. The certificate is highly sought after by employers and helps with getting a job in […]

Year 8 School Based Immunisation Program

Dear Parents, Guardians and Carers Please be advised that the Year 8 Immunisation Program will take place at the school on Tuesday 27 March 2018 in the nurse’s office, Health and Wellbeing. The Department of Health is offering parents of students in year 8 the opportunity to have their child vaccinated against pertussis (whooping cough), […]

LEAP 2018 Applications Open

Dear Parents, Guardians and Carers, A second round of LEAP Applications is now open for the 2018 LEAP Program. All Students interested in applying can either collect an application pack from school administration or download the forms from the school website (see below).  Those students who applied in Term 4 2017 and who were accepted […]

Welcome Back 2018

The staff at Hedland Senior High School wish to extend a very warm welcome to all of our new and returning students for the 2018 academic year. We are looking forward to an exciting and promising year supporting our students to be successful in all of their endeavours. During our school development days, teaching and […]

WELCOME BBQ – All New Hedland Senior High School Student Families & Year 7 Families

We would like to invite all new Hedland Senior High School Student Families and Year 7 families to attend our WELCOME BBQ on Friday 9th February, 5.30-7.00pm.  This is a friendly and informal gathering offering the occasion to meet students’ teachers, members of the Executive Leadership Team and the School Board.  You’ll also have the opportunity to learn more […]

Year 11/12 Subject Changes

Year 11/12 Subject Changes If any Year 11/12 student wishes to change their course selection, they must do so by Friday 9th February, 2018. Students are asked to come and see Ms Tracey, or Ms Parker and ensure that they have brought a letter, signed by their parents/caregivers, outlining the changes they would like to […]