Georges River College Peakhurst Campus, Peakhurst

Name: Georges River College Peakhurst Campus
Type: Secondary School
Address: Samuel & Rona Sts
Town: Peakhurst
Postcode: 2210
State: New South Wales
Region Sydney
Phone: 9153 9966
Fax: 9534 6346
Pupils: 651

Peakhurst High School is a comprehensive, co-educational community school which attracts students from a wide geographical area and receives strong support from its local community. 

The school has excellent facilities with spacious grounds and places a high priority on providing the best possible learning environment for our students. Students enjoy a safe and caring environment in which success in a wide range of academic, vocational and personal areas is emphasised. 

The school has a strong welfare focus and has introduced strategies to promote positive relationships among all members of the school community.

It offers an extensive curriculum and a full range of subjects to cater for academic and vocational interests as well as allowing for flexible pathways and patterns of study that best meet the individual needs of students.

We pursue "Learning for Life and Life Long Learning" in a climate that develops student self-esteem and confidence.


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