Pendle Hill High School, Wentworthville

Name: Pendle Hill High School
Type: Secondary School
Address: Knox St
Town: Wentworthville
Postcode: 2145
State: New South Wales
Region Western Sydney
Phone: 9631 9651
Fax: 9896 3093
Pupils: 391

Pendle Hill High School is located near Parramatta and opened in 1965 on land originally used for farming. School facilities include a large assembly hall, performing arts room, computer and photography laboratories, farm and extensive grounds and playing fields. 

Pendle Hill High School is a dynamic learning community, which focuses on individual growth. Instruction is student centred and learner driven. Teachers, students and parents work together to create a safe, caring environment which supports all learners. 

Our school is part of a multicultural community and values individual differences. We aim to develop students' individuality, tempered with social responsibility and concern for others. We encourage students to desire and achieve excellence in their intellectual, cultural and sporting pursuits and to discover and extend their talents. 

The school has a long tradition of academic, cultural and sporting achievements. It is committed to comprehensive education and the pursuit of learning for all.


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