Pennant Hills High School, Pennant Hills

Name: Pennant Hills High School
Type: Secondary School
Address: Laurence St
Town: Pennant Hills
Postcode: 2120
State: New South Wales
Region Northern Sydney
Phone: 9484 5732
Fax: 9875 4722
Pupils: 1294

Pennant Hills High School is set in large grounds and situated in a well-established residential area in the north-west of Sydney. The school was established in 1966, and prides itself on being an excellent comprehensive co-educational high school. It enjoys strong community support. 

The school aims to pursue excellence and the achievement of personal best by providing a safe, supportive and caring environment in which quality teaching and learning can take place. As a result, the school has a reputation for high academic achievement, with the expectation that students will achieve their personal best.

A broad curriculum is provided, emphasising both academic and vocational subjects. A comprehensive welfare program aims to develop responsible, well-adjusted and caring young people.


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