Overview

Years 7 - 8 (Stage 4)

In Stage 4 students complete the necessary Department of Education and NSW Education Standards Authority (NESA) curriculum. In Year 7 students study mandatory English, Geography, History, Mathematics, Personal Development, Health and Physical Education, Science. They also study Languages, Music, Technology and Visual Arts.

In Year 8 students study mandatory English, Geography, History, Mathematics, Personal Development, Health and Physical Education, Science and Technology. They also study three electives, one of which must be a language. In languages we offer: French, Japanese and Latin. Electives offered in other areas are: Commerce, Drama, Food Technology, Music, Textiles Technology and Visual Arts.

Years 9 - 10 (Stage 5)

In Stage 5 students pursue the mandatory subjects of English, Australian Geography, Australian History, Mathematics, Personal Development, Health and Physical Education, Science and two electives. These two electives are awarded grades for their Record of School Achievement. Electives in Stage 5 are: Commerce, Drama, Food Technology, French, Information and Software Technology, Japanese, Latin, Music, Textiles and Design and Visual Arts. These courses are studied for the two years of Stage 5.

Years 11 - 12 (Stage 6)

In that almost all students at St George Girls High School are seeking university entrance, our Stage 6 curriculum is very academic in nature. We offer all courses of Ancient History, Biology, Business Studies, Chemistry, Drama, Economics, English Standard, English Advanced, English Extension 1, English Extension 2, Food Technology, French, Geography, History Extension, Information Processes and Technology, Japanese Continuers, Japanese Extension, Latin Continuers, Latin Extension, Legal Studies, Mathematics General, Mathematics Advanced, Mathematics Extension 1, Mathematics Extension 2, Modern History, Music 2, Music Extension, Personal Development/Health/Physical Education, Physics, Science Extension, Textiles and Design, Visual Arts. In Year 11 we also offer Photography, Psychology and Visual Arts as one unit courses.

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