Yass High School, Yass

Name: Yass High School
Type: Secondary School
Address: Grampian St
Town: Yass
Postcode: 2582
State: New South Wales
Region Illawarra and South East
Phone: 6226 1711
Fax: 6226 3174
Email: yass-h.school@det.nsw.edu.au
Website: www.yass-h.schools.nsw.edu.au
Pupils: 425

Yass High School provides quality education in a safe and happy environment. We strive for academic excellence whilst developing self-esteem, self-discipline and a strong social conscience. Policies and practice reflect a balance between discipline and welfare.

Features of school organization include: a diversified curriculum achieved through vertical integration where appropriate; small class sizes; a strong commitment to excellence in a wide range of extra curricula activities including band, drama, public speaking and debating; a strong commitment to personalized service in feed-back to parents; providing students with access to a wide vocational education and training program supported by an active local committee; an experienced, highly trained teaching staff; a wide range of services for students with disability including a specially staffed Support Unit; and academic standards that compare very favourably with schools of comparable size and situation.


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