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Welcome back for semester 2

Staff only 17th July 2017. All students 18 July 2017. Start timetable Week A.... Read more

Transition to NAPLAN Online

The National Assessment Program – Literacy and Numeracy (NAPLAN) is an annual assessment for students in Years 3, 5, 7 and 9. Planning has begun to move NAPLAN from a pen and paper assessment to an online assessment. A fact sheet is available for parents and carers to help understand the transition process, which includes a NAPLAN Online School Readiness Test to be held between 14 August and 22 September this year.... Read more


Mr Gauci

Welcome Mr Gauci, Deputy Principal

New Deputy principal replacing Mr Ian Skilton. Mr Gauci will be responsible for year 7 and year 10 2017.... Read more

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2018 Year 11 Information Day & Evening

On Tuesday 18th July 2017, students in Year 10 will participate in a subject information day, where they will learn about the opportunities for higher studies at Singleton High School. Parents, carers and prospective families are welcome to attend the corresponding evening at 5:30pm in the MPC to further explore the benefits of senior enrolment at Singleton High School. The subject information booklet will be made available here at the commencement of Term 3.... Read more



naidoc assembly . beanies for brain cancer . meet the governor . sacred soil . west tigers trip . support unit . stop animation . dance assessment . girls rugby league . creative photography . farewell mr skilton . click HERE to access this edition... Read more

HSC in the Holidays

HSC in the HOLIDAYS Seminars

HSC IN THE HOLIDAYS The University of Newcastle will be again hosting a series of subject-specific lectures for HSC students during the July Holidays. (Monday 10th July - Friday 14th July 2017). Bookings are essential. Each two-hour session will be presented by a highly experienced HSC Teacher/Marker and will address the following areas: * Vital key content from the core topics, particularly focussing on the most difficult components of the syllabus where errors are made. * Examination tips, tricks and strategies to maximise your marks; *... Read more



Click Newsletters above or the #3 NEWS 19 MAY on the right column to access our current newsletter.... Read more

NSW Health

Year 11 and 12 meningococcal vaccinations catch-up

Due to the bigger than expected up take on the meningococcal vaccination a second morning of vaccinations has been put on to catch up with students who missed out on having theirs Tuesday 16 May. All affected students need to come to the Staff Common Room from 8:30 AM Tuesday 23 May. The nurses will only be available till 9:45 AM. Alternatively, parents can contact Sue Paterson, Site Manager Singleton Community Health, on 65719248 to arrange an alternative time to have this done at their clinic. Notes were sent home in English lessons on... Read more


Y7-11 Half Yearly Examinations

During weeks 4-5 (Monday 15 to Thursday 25 May) students in years 7-11 will complete scheduled half yearly examinations. Follow this link for the timetable: 2017 Y7-11 Half Yearly Exam... Read more



Students from the Ka-Wul Centre and Clontarf Academy are going to publish a joint newsletter each term and here is their first effort! It features great stories about Aboriginal education and activities at SHS. To view the newsletter properly please use the newsletter link above or on the homepage of this site.... Read more

Youth Frontiers

Looking for Youth Frontiers Mentors

Do you want to make a positive impact in the life of a young person? Become a mentor in the Youth Frontiers program! Youth Frontiers is aimed at Young People in years 8 or 9, who have the capacity to benefit from youth mentoring that focuses on leadership and civic engagement. The mentor's main purpose is to help a young person define goals for a community service project and find ways to achieve them. Mentors do not require previous experience – just be between the age of 18 and 80 bringing life experience and the desire to want to support... Read more

NSW Health

Meningococcal vaccinations for Year 11 and 12

Meningococcal ACWY vaccine will be offered to all Year 11 and 12 students on Tuesday 16/5/17 at school. Consent forms to be sent home Week 1 Term 2. While Hunter Heath encourage all students to be vaccinated in the school program, all eligible students will be able to receive this vaccine free from their GP at a later date. Signed consent forms need to be returned to the front office by 9/5/17.... Read more



Singleton High School will present information on 2017 NAPLAN and changes to the HSC regarding NAPLAN results on Tuesday 4th April at 5pm in the school library.... Read more



Last week Y8 & Y9 students from our Clontarf Academy attended a 3 day camp in Sydney. The students went on a guided tour of Taronga Zoo and camped there overnight, participated in the Sydney Clontarf Touch Carnival, enjoyed a guided tour of the Sydney Fish Markets with local Minister of Parliament, Michael Johnson, and had a Surf Rider lesson at Ryde Aquatic Leisure Centre. The boys are commended on their outstanding behaviour; they represented Singleton High, the Clontarf Foundation and themselves with honour and distinction. Well done!!... Read more



PARENT FORUM - WED 5 APRIL 5:30-7:30pm "Starting a Conversation With Your Teen" You're invited to an info night for parents, carers and community members on the mental health and wellbeing of young people. Location: Singleton High School. All welcome, afternoon tea provided, for child care help please contact us by Wed 29 March. BATYR Parent Forums offer a range of perspectives on mental health and wellbeing of young people from a variety of experts and speakers through a young lived experience speaker and a Q&A session, Parents will... Read more



The latest edition of SchoolTV is now available for Singleton High School. The Cyberbullying Edition is at http://singleton-h.schools.nsw.schooltv.me/newsletter/cyber-bullying... Read more



KEEPING OUR CHILDREN SAFE - WORKING WITH CHILDREN CHECK Singleton High is committed to the safety and wellbeing of all our students. To enhance the ability of schools to meet their duty of care the Department of Education is updating its policies to require a Working With Children Check for every person that interacts with school students - this includes guest speakers to our school and excursions outside of school. This will eventually replace the ‘prohibited declaration' document that has traditionally been used. A Working With Children... Read more


Y7-12 Parent/Teacher evenings 9/03/17 and 16/03/17

Y7-12 Parent/Teacher evenings are to be held on Thursday 9/03/17 and 16/03/17, between 3:45 and 6:30 PM in the Singleton High School Multi-Purpose Centre (MPC). Please make bookings through Millennium: https://www.millenniumschools.net.au/portal/ To request a parent password for Millennium, please contact the Front Office on 6571 1199.... Read more

Healthy School Canteens

Introducing Healthy School Canteens

The introduction of the revised Healthy School Canteen Strategy increases the availability of healthy food and drink options in school canteens to make the healthy choice, the easy choice. It replaces the Fresh Tastes@School Strategy in NSW schools that was commonly known as the traffic light system. The revised strategy is consistent with the 2013 Australian Dietary Guidelines and classifies food and drinks as either Everyday or Occasional. Sugary drinks will continue not to be sold. NSW public schools will have until the end of 2019 to... Read more


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