Contact Applecross SHS

Contact Applecross SHS

Address

Links Road
ARDROSS 6153
Western Australia

Phone

(P)+61 8 9314 9393

 

Important News

Important News

The Wheel Turns

Long ago, in the far distant times of the mid twentieth century, 1958 to be exact, the first cohort of students entered Applecross Senior High School as Year 8 students, or ‘First Years’ as they were then called.

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Congratulations Neasa Flynn

Congratulations to Neasa Flynn who recently represented Western Australia in the U16 Australian Hockey Championships which formed part of the 2017 Pacific School Games.  As a result of her efforts, Neasa has been selected in the Australian U16 Girls Hockey Team, which will be touring South Africa

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Contact Applecross SHS

Principal's Welcome

The completion of a significant refurbishment program at Applecross Senior High School in 2016 means that the school now has a range of contemporary buildings and a learning environment that is truly world class. 

 

Our facilities include a purpose built Art block with exhibition space; a new Science, Library and Technology building; a Performing Arts Centre with retractable seating; a university style auditorium; a new gymnasium and fitness centre and tournament standard tennis courts.  The school is set in beautiful landscaped grounds shaped by mature trees creating a pleasant relaxed environment that is conducive to learning and a young adult ethos.

 

Our goal at Applecross SHS is to encourage students to enjoy and value learning and to achieve their potential.  We aim to widen students’ horizons by presenting a diverse, relevant and contemporary curriculum that will prepare them to live and work in the 21st century.  The curriculum reflects our desire for students to become responsible and flexible thinkers who will be well prepared for the challenges ahead.  The school offers an innovative curriculum with the provision of a range of study options for senior students including a full tertiary entrance program and a wide variety of vocational courses.

 

A strong culture of pastoral care is a central feature underpinning all aspects of the structure and organisation of Applecross Senior High School.  Our school values of Personal Best and Mutual Respect are strongly promoted and embedded in our programs.  We work towards building strong interpersonal relationships between students and teachers, founded on trust, respect and responsibility.  In building and sustaining positive relationships we create an environment which promotes quality learning. 

 

Mr Paul Leech

Principal