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SUBJECT CHOICES

YEAR 7

Mandated by the Board of Studies, Teaching and Educational Standards (BOSTES).

 
  

  • English Mathematics Science
  • History Geography PDHPE
  • Music
  • Technology
  • Visual Arts Christian Studies*
  • Sport



* School mandatory subject.

YEAR 8

Mandated by the Board of Studies, Teaching and Educational Standards (BOSTES).

 
  

  • English Mathematics Science
  • History
  • Geography
  • PDHPE
  • Music
  • Technology
  • Visual Arts Christian Studies*
  • Chinese (Mandarin)
  • Sport



* School mandatory subject.

YEARS 9 & 10

Students choose two electives (one from each line) in addition to seven compulsory subjects.

 
  

COMPULSORY

  • English Mathematics Science
  • History
  • Geography
  • PDHPE
  • Christian Studies*
  • Sport



* School mandatory subject.

(Subjects and lines may vary year to year)

YEARS 9 & 10 ELECTIVES

Students choose two electives (one from each line) in addition to seven compulsory subjects.

 
  

ELECTIVE LINE 1

  • Chinese
  • Commerce
  • Food Technology
  • Graphics
  • Technology
  • Visual Arts


ELECTIVE LINE 2

  • Design and Technology
  • Photo and Digital Media
  • Information Software and Technology
  • Music
  • Physical Activity and Sports Studies



* School mandatory subject.

(Subjects and lines may vary year to year)

YEARS 11 & 12

The HSC Year begins in Term 4 of Year 11 and concludes at the end of Term 3 of Year 12. Students must satisfactorily complete courses in Year 11 (Preliminary Year) to continue to study them in Year 12. Subject lines are formed from the following subjects:

 
  

COMPULSORY

  • Ancient History
  • Biology
  • Business Studies
  • Chemistry
  • Design and Technology
  • Engineering Studies
  • English (Advanced)
  • English (Extension 1)
  • English (Extension 2)*
  • English (Standard)
  • Food Technology
  • Geography
  • Legal Studies
  • Mathematics
  • Mathematics (Extension 1)
  • Mathematics (Extension 2)*
  • Mathematics (General)
  • Modern History
  • Music
  • PDHPE
  • Physics
  • Senior Science
  • Software Design and Development
  • Studies of Religion 1
  • Visual Arts



* School mandatory subject.

(Subjects and lines may vary year to year)

OTHER STUDY OPTIONS

TRADE TRAINING CENTRE (TTC)

  • Construction
  • Hospitality
  • Metals and Engineering
  • Primary Industries

 
  

Lakes Grammar is part of a consortium of local schools that form the Lakes Trade Training Centre. The TTC offers Vocational Education and Training courses.

Students attend the relevant other school on two afternoons a week, compressing the course into the one year, and doing the HSC exam in that course at the end of Year 11.

Students also gain a Certificate II in the course if they are deemed competent in all units.

 
  

TAFE

There is a wide range of courses available to students at local TAFE colleges, however, these courses have an additional cost.

 
  

DISTANCE EDUCATION

Distance Education courses can also be studied, subject to availability.

 
  

PATHWAYS

Part-time study options are available for the HSC through the Pathways Program.

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NEXT SCHOOL TOURS


Choosing the right school is one of the most important decisions we make as parents.  School Tours provide a great opportunity for you to meet our Principal, along with Senior Staff, and tour the campus with Student Leaders.


Our next round of scheduled school tours dates are as follows:


Junior School

Saturday, 27 October 2018 (Spring Fair Open Day)

10:00am - 2:30pm  (Tours leave at 10:30am, 11:30am, 12:30pm and 1:30pm)

Senior School

Saturday, 27 October 2018 (Spring Fair Open Day)

10:00am - 2:30pm  (Tours leave at 10:30am, 11:30am, 12:30pm and 1:30pm)


Bookings are essential. Please contact our School Registrar:
Racquel Jolly - 4393 4111enrolments@lakes.nsw.edu.au

Or complete the form below:


Contact Us

Cnr Sparks Road &
Albert Warner Drive
Warnervale NSW 2259


Tel: +61 2 4393 4111
Fax: +61 2 4393 4133
Email: admin@lakes.nsw.edu.au


 A school of the Newcastle Anglican Schools Corporation in the Anglican Diocese of Newcastle