Cessnock High School, Cessnock

Name: Cessnock High School
Type: Secondary School
Address: Aberdare St
Town: Cessnock
Postcode: 2325
State: New South Wales
Region Hunter/Central Coast
Phone: 4990 1439
Fax: 4991 1815
Email: cessnock-h.school@det.nsw.edu.au
Website: www.cessnock-h.schools.nsw.edu.au
Pupils: 593

Cessnock High School has provided learning opportunities for the Cessnock Community on this site since 1937. Students from five public schools attend our school. They are: Cessnock; Cessnock East; Abermain; Kearsley; and Kitchener. A focus on a broad general education provides opportunities for all students. Students are actively encouraged to participate and excel in learning in the following areas: Academic; vocational; sporting; leisure; cultural; and citizenship. Students who experience difficulties are well catered for by a caring literacy and numeracy team, and a supportive welfare structure. 


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