Warwick Senior High School, Warwick
Name: Warwick Senior High School
Type: Secondary School
Address: 355 Erindale Road
State: Western Australia
Region West Coast
Phone: 08 9342 7422
Fax: 08 9342 5238
Warwick Senior High School commenced in 1981, and has a highly dedicated and committed staff with many years of teaching experience. The school curriculum caters for a wide range of students coming from the local primary schools and schools outside the boundary. Students are attracted to the special academic, arts and sporting programs offered at Warwick SHS.
The school environment is highly conducive to learning. being set in 1.5 hectares of natural bushland, with quality, attractive, well appointed buildings that blend with the natural environment. The majority of teaching blocks are based on an open campus plan, allowing flexibility of lesson delivery and utilisation of a variety of teaching methods by staff. The school is equipped with modern facilities including: a gymnasium, tennis, netball and basketball courts, extensive playing fields, Performing Arts Centre, open air amphitheatre and a swimming pool.
With such attractive physical features and progressive educational programs, Warwick SHS offers its students high quality programs founded on quality relationships and pastoral care.
The school currently has 868 students from Years 8 to Year 12. The Student Services team supports the teaching staff by attending to the social and emotional needs of students. This ensures the holistic development of each child. Student Service staff include a School Psychologist (referred to as the School Counsellor), School Nurse, Year Coordinators (one per year group), a Chaplain, and the Associate Principals. A new position of Year 8 Student Services Manager focuses on assisting students in the smooth transition from Year 7(primary) to Year 8 (secondary) schooling.
To assist in student use of information technology, the school is fully networked and has 350 computers housed in four computing laboratories and in all learning areas. Most of the school buildings are air-cooled.