Lesmurdie Senior High School, Lesmurdie
Name: Lesmurdie Senior High School
Type: Secondary School
Address: 21 Reid Road
State: Western Australia
Phone: 08 9291 1200
Fax: 08 9291 9521
Lesmurdie SHS is situated in the pleasant hills residential areas of Kalamunda and Lesmurdie. The school is readily accessed via Welshpool Road. It was established in 1981 and has established a fine reputation in the community.
It has had an active School Council composed of parents, staff, students and community members from it's inception. The buildings and grounds are attractive and have won awards for school design. Parents are supportive of the school and have high and clearly articulated expectations. This is particularly evident in upper school with a high retention rate from year 10 to year 11.
The school has a strong pastoral care tradition. The provision of a safe, caring environment in which students can realise their potential is a priority.
The school has established a Department of Education and Training approved program for students with academic ability in the Science and Mathematics areas. Entry to this program is very competitive.
The P&C sponsors a number of scholarships for students entering Year 8 and Year 11. These scholarships are highly sought after and focus upon the applicants' academic ability and community involvement.