Fairfield High School, Fairfield

Name: Fairfield High School
Type: Secondary School
Address: The Horsley Drive
Town: Fairfield
Postcode: 2165
State: New South Wales
Region South Western Sydney
Phone: 9727 2111
Fax: 9724 3496
Email: fairfield-h.school@det.nsw.edu.au
Website: www.fairfield-h.schools.nsw.edu.au
Pupils: 1146

Fairfield High School is a co-educational high school offering a broad curriculum and comprehensive education with an emphasis on catering for the needs of the individual. Students from various backgrounds are welcomed into this multicultural learning community. 

A well established Intensive English Centre (IEC) caters exceptionally well for new arrivals to our country. Many of its students exit into our high school on graduation. 

The school has a particular focus on the need for each student to achieve their academic, sporting and social potential. The positive nature of the school is evident in its award and welfare systems.

The aim of the school is to produce informed, confident and caring individuals through many quality programs promoting community achievement, respect and the environment.


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