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Junior secondary

Year 7
 
All year 7 students study a core curriculum that encompasses the 8 key learning areas, using the Australian National Curriculum.
 
Core studies studied for the full year:
 
·   English - 5 lessons per week (70 minutes per lesson)
·   Science - 2 lessons per week
·   Mathematics - 4 lessons per week (70 minutes per lesson)
·   Health and physical education (HPE) - 2 lessons per week
·   Humanities - 2 lessons per week
 
Each of the following subjects will be studied for a term:
 
·    Japanese (LOTE) - 3 lessons per week
·   Art - 1 lesson per week 
·   Drama- 1 lesson per week
 
Each of the following subjects will be studied for a semester:
 
·   History - 2 lessons per week
·   Geography - 2 lessons per week
·   The arts - 1 lesson per week
·   Home economics (cooking and sewing) - 3 lessons per week
 
A wellbeing program is also delivered 2 lessons per week focusing on:
 
·   Respect, responsibility and resilience
·   Self esteem
·   Team building
·   Career development
·   Personal health and responsibility
 
 
Year 8
 
All year 8 students study a core curriculum that encompasses the 8 key learning areas, using the Australian Curriculum.
 
Core studies studied for the full year:
 
·   English - 4 lessons per week
·   Science - 3 lessons per week
·   Mathematics - 4 lessons per week
·   Health and physical education (HPE) - 2 lessons per week
 
Each of the following subjects will be studied for a term:
 
·    Japanese (LOTE) - 3 lessons per week
·   The Arts - 2 lessons per week
·   Drama - 3 lessons per week
·   Information technology and design (wood and metal work) - 3 lessons per week
 
Each of the following subjects will be studied for a semester:
 
·   History - 2 lessons per week
·   Geography - 2 lessons per week
·   Home economics (cooking and sewing) - 2 lessons per week
 
Year 9
 
All year 9 students study a core curriculum that encompasses 7 of the 8 key learning areas, using the Australian National Curriculum.
 
Core studies studied for the full year:
 
·   English - 3 lessons per week
·   Science - 3 lessons per week
·   Mathematics - 3 lessons per week
·   Health and physical education (HPE) - 2 lessons per week
 
Each of the following subjects will be studied for a term:
 
·   Information technology and design (wood and metal work) - 2 lessons per week
·   Home economics (cooking and sewing) - 2 lessons per week
·   The arts - 2 lessons per week
·   Business - 2 lessons per week
 
Each of the following subjects will be studied for a semester:
 
·   History - 3 lessons per week
·   Geography - 3 lessons per week
·   The arts - 2 lessons per week
·   ICT (computers) - 2 lessons per week