Willoughby Girls High School, Willoughby

Name: Willoughby Girls High School
Type: Secondary School
Address: Mowbray Rd
Town: Willoughby
Postcode: 2068
State: New South Wales
Region Northern Sydney
Phone: 9958 4141
Fax: 9967 2174
Email: willoughbg-h.school@det.nsw.edu.au
Website: www.willoughbg-h.schools.nsw.edu.au
Pupils: 803

Founded in 1934, Willoughby GHS is recognised as a leader in girls' education in one of the most competitive schooling areas in Australia.

The school enjoys a strong reputation for high scholarship, evident in its excellent Higher School Certificate results and the many students who progress to university studies. Extension streams for selected students of high academic ability operate in Years 7-10.

The school's focus is on achieving individual excellence, enhancing an established culture of learning, encouraging independent, life long learners and developing good citizens and leaders.

An effective welfare system, responsive to student and parent needs, along with clear discipline policies and a defined uniform code, creates a safe, well-ordered and stable school setting.

Willoughby GHS is the only comprehensive government girls' school situated on the lower north shore of Sydney. 


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