Riverside High School, RIVERSIDE

Name: Riverside High School
Type: Secondary School
Address: 354 West Tamar Highway Riverside
Postcode: 7250
State: Tasmania
Region Northern
Phone: (03) 6327 3969
Fax: (03) 6327 1455
Email: Riverside.High@education.tas.gov.au
Website: www.riverside.High.tased.edu.au
Pupils: 820

Riverside High School first opened its doors to Grade Seven students in 1962. It was one of a number of co-educational, comprehensive high schools that were established in Tasmania in the same era. It occupies a large area of gently sloping land in an outer suburb of Launceston. and now caters for approximately eight hundred and twenty students from Grade 7 - 10. Students at the school have access to a wide range of opportunities in the formal and informal curriculum.


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