West Wallsend High School is on the western side of Newcastle. It is a 7-12 coeducational high school of approximately 630 students. Our school values and culture underpin our daily work in ensuring our learning community strive for excellence, respect and responsibility. Students are offered a broad range of subjects in an environment of high expectations. The school has a diverse range of students with 10% identifying as Aboriginal people, 12% selective academic programs, 68 vocational education students and one class dedicated to the education and support of students with disabilities. West Wallsend has a tradition of strong parent and community involvement. Our staff are committed to school improvement.
School vision statement
At West Wallsend High School, we believe in working collaboratively, within and beyond the school, in a strategic, enthusiastic and purposeful way. This will inspire the provision of a high quality education, to foster creative and innovative individuals with an innate love of learning. Our commitment to the development of the whole child will leave a legacy of capacity-building for our community as our students grow into adults contributing positively to society and a better place for all. We value: Respect, Responsibility and Excellence.
2 Appletree Road
West Wallsend NSW 2286
Phone: 49532111 Fax: 49531886