English is taught with the aim of developing a students’ comprehension, and their ability to express themselves clearly and confidently.
Contact details for the Head of Department are listed under the Leadership and Management Team.
Please refer to the Junior Course Guide and Senior Course Guide for further information on English subjects and prerequisites.
The English faculty encourages all students to participate in the
International Competitions and Assessments for Schools (ICAS).
ICAS provides an opportunity for students to gain a measure of their own achievement in an external assessment situation. It provides schools and teachers with comprehensive reporting of results and provides parents with information regarding their child's performance. All students receive a certificate and an individual student record indicating which questions they answered correctly, and an average mark for the state.
Dates for 2020:
The English faculty provides extra reading lists for all year levels to help with their learning. Download information for the suggested reading lists for Year 10 - 12:
regarding selection for Year 10 Accelerated English and Year 12 English and
Literature Extension will be released in Term 2, 2020. Parents and guardians will be notified by email.
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