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A Grand Opportunity to Help

If you have ever been to Orange High's School Show, you would have had a first-hand experience of our thriving music program. We are fortunate to have a vast amount of musically talented students as well as staff members to mentor and assist them in reaching their full potential here at Orange High. While our students are gifted, they are unable to perform and exhibit these talents without quality equipment to use. From tubas to trombones, flutes, to French horns Orange High strives to provide quality instruments to aid our students to create... Read more


Mirror 2017

Orange High School Mirror - 2017

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2018 Resource Allocation Model funding

In October 2017, all NSW public schools will receive a 2018 Planned School Budget Allocation Report. The report will assist with the management of the total budget delivered to schools through the Resource Allocation Model (RAM). The Resource Allocation Model (RAM) methodology distributes funding based on the individual needs of students and schools. This gives schools greater flexibility to make local decisions. Learn more about the 2018 funding by visiting the department's website or watch a short animation about managing the total school... Read more


2017-18 HSC Assessment Information Evening


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NDIS continues its roll out across NSW

The National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS) started in NSW in July 2016, rolling out across half of the state. The rollout for the rest of NSW started on 1 July 2017 and the NDIS will be fully rolled out by mid 2018. The NSW government is writing to the families of children and young people with disability who currently receive disability supports in the rollout areas to advise how and when they will enter the NDIS. How will people move into the NDIS? There is a planned approach to the way people enter into the NDIS. The first people to... Read more

Important Changes Coming

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NAPLAN Online School readiness test

NSW schools will participate in the NAPLAN Online School Readiness Test from 14 August to 22 September. There is a lot of information for schools, students and parents on the NAPLAN Online transition website. The school readiness test is a ‘practice run' for schools to assess their technology as we prepare to transition to NAPLAN Online. It provides an opportunity for schools to become familiar with the NAPLAN Online assessment platform but is not an assessment of student ability.... Read more

Education Week 2017

Next week (Monday 31 July – Friday 4 August) is Education Week, a statewide annual event to celebrate public education in NSW. The week highlights the achievements of public education and local schools, putting the spotlight on our students, our educators and the communities that support them. This year's theme is I Learn, We Learn. It is a celebration of the commitment of the NSW Department of Education to ensuring that our students are at the heart of learning and that all our schools improve every year. Education Week is also a time for... Read more

Malynley Shield

Malynley Shield 2017

Our annual inter-school sporting competition, Malynley Shield has now been running for 49 years and thought to be one of the last billeted competitions in Australia! This year Gosford High narrowly defeated Orange High by two points! The final score was 32-20. 9's rugby league - won 28-12 Open netball - lost Junior boys soccer - lost 2-0 Chess - lost Golf - won Open girls hockey - won 15-0 Open girls volleyball - won Junior boys volleyball - won Tennis (junior and senior) - draw Open girls basketball - lost 46-31... Read more

Bridie Pickering

Bridie Pickering Publishes Her Very Own Book!

At only 13 years old, Bridie Pickering has published her very own book Bullseye. Last year she decided to write a book for her Year 7 GATS project! Xlibris, a publishing company, read her novel and recognised her talent! Bullseye has now been published and is available to buy online at Amazon and Barnes & Noble. What a wonderful achievement from such a young author, who will hopefully continue to showcase her writing skills and talent in the future!... Read more

Free Learner Driver workshop for parents and super

Free Learner Driver Workshop

Free Learner Driver Workshop for Parents and Supervisors! You don't have to be stressed when you're teaching someone to drive! This Seminar will give you tips on how to make it a HAPPY experience. Book now.... Read more

Building Resilience

Building Resilience in Anxious Adolescents

Don't miss out on this fantastic information evening based on Building Resilience in Anxious Adolescents!... Read more

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