Canberra High, Macquarie

Name: Canberra High
Type: Secondary School
Address: Bindubi St.
Town: Macquarie
Postcode: 2614
State: Australian Capital Territory
Region ACT
Phone: +61 2 6205 7000
Fax: +61 2 6205 7006
Pupils: 0

Canberra High School is a Year 7 - 10 school within the ACT government schooling system.  It is located in the suburb of Macquarie and the priority enrolment area encompasses the suburbs of Aranda, Belconnen Town Centre, Bruce, Cook, Emu Ridge and Macquarie.  However, 74% percent of the school's enrolment comes from outside the priority enrolment area.  This percentage has been steadily increasing over the last few years.  In addition, students live in more than 56 postal areas and were born in 42 different countries.  There are approximately 630 families that make up the Canberra High School community.


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The Department for Education have now confirmed that as of April 1st 2012, teachers whom have qualified in Australia and New Zealand will now be recognised as qualified teachers and awarded Qualified Teacher Status (QTS) in England without being required to undertake any further training or assessment.

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