Rutherglen High School, Rutherglen

Name: Rutherglen High School
Type: Secondary School
Address: Sheridans Bridge Road
Town: Rutherglen
Postcode: 3685
State: Victoria
Region Goulburn North Eastern
Phone: (02) 60329483
Fax: (02) 60329185
Pupils: 330

Rutherglen High School  is situated in a growth area of North-East Victoria servicing the rural townships of Chiltern, Rutherglen, Springhurst and Wahgunyah and the surrounding farming communities.  Approximately 55% of students travel by bus. 

The School provides a challenging and balanced comprehensive curriculum with the flexibility to meet the needs of each student.  All students are able to participate in an environment which values and respects their achievements.  Students are expected to display a commitment to improvement of skills and knowledge, develop self discipline and respect the workplace, staff and other students. 

Sequential courses of study from years 7 - 12 are provided in the Arts, English, Language other than English (French), Mathematics, Health and Physical Education, Science, Studies of Society and Environment and Technology.  There is a middle school elective program and a wide range of VCE Units including Vocational Education and Training (VET) programs that are being developed in the senior school to expand student options. 

The school boasts a qualified, dedicated teaching staff committed to securing the best possible learning outcomes for all students.


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