Armidale High School, Armidale

Name: Armidale High School
Type: Secondary School
Address: Butler St
Town: Armidale
Postcode: 2350
State: New South Wales
Region New England
Phone: 6772 7466
Fax: 6772 2290
Pupils: 651

AHS, established in 1920, is a large comprehensive high school situated on the south side of Armidale. The school offers a curriculum of enormous breadth and co-curricula programs encompassing the arts, sporting, environmental, leadership and cultural pursuits. Outstanding Higher School Certificate (HSC) results, sustained consistently over many years, are obtained. Special emphasis is placed on the arts and the school has achieved recognition for its work in Environmental Education, Aboriginal Education, Languages other than English and lifesaving. AHS prides itself on the student-centred nature of its philosophy, welfare and curriculum program.


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