As part of the Canterbury Boys High School (CBHS) community, students are taught to live the values of our motto “Truth and Honour“. Each day they are expected to be:
The purpose of Canterbury Boys High School is to build confident, caring and articulate young men of the 21st century who actively strive to achieve their personal best and take pride in themselves, their school and their diversity.
• Respectful • Ethical learners • Responsible for their actions • Proud members of our community
As the students say, we are ”Proud of our crowd”
“Teachers really know and understand their students and their learning needs” – David Hill, Principal Our boys are positively supported by – • Committed and passionate staff • Student Support Officer • School Counsellor • Community Liaison Officer • Careers Adviser • Year Advisers • Transition Officer • Learning Support Teachers
COMMUNITY PARTNERSHIPS • Active P&C • UNSW Aspire • Canterbury Hurlstone Park RSL • Canterbury Leagues Club • Goldman Sachs • King and Wood Mallesons • Fusion • Positive links with our local primary schools • Australian Business Community Network
CBHS BUILDS CONFIDENT, CARING AND ARTICULATE YOUNG MEN OF THE 21ST CENTURY Canterbury Boys High School is a progressive secondary school valuing excellence in the classroom, on the sporting field and in all cooperative community endeavours. We recognise the importance of the partnership between parents, teachers and students, and see it as the key to producing young men who are lifelong learners prepared to take on the challenges of the workforce and become responsible members of our community. Canterbury Boys High School has a harmonious and supportive environment where every student is encouraged to develop their individual academic, personal, social and sporting potential.
We recognise the value of our cultural diversity including an international student program which enables students to develop tolerance, awareness, respect and pride as citizens of a diverse community. The committed and passionate staff at Canterbury Boys High School provide a range of diverse and innovative programs to produce compassionate and respectful future leaders. LEADERSHIP We believe that for students to reach their potential in and beyond the classroom they need challenging and safe environments to explore their many talents. In all stages of their school life, students are challenged to develop the skills to think
• A Wealth of Learning Opportunities • Year 7 Enrichment Classes • Talented Rugby League Program in partnership with the Canterbury Bulldogs • Lawyers In Schools Program with King and Wood Mallesons • Aspire UNSW • Band Program • Dance Club • Chess Club • Staged Curriculum • Project Based Learning critically, work collegially and demonstrate initiative to reach their potential as responsible global citizens. Investing in tomorrow’s leaders through diverse programs both in and beyond the classroom is a commitment we make to our students. COMMITMENT CBHS is a diverse community connecting education to students’ real life experiences. Authentic learning is essential in creating lifelong learners. Our programs draw on the expertise of committed staff, strong business and industry links and community partnerships to maximise learning experiences in and beyond the classroom. We are committed to producing ethical digital citizens who understand and effectively use technology to facilitate their own learning.
DIVERSITY At CBHS we are committed to diversifying the learning opportunities available to all students. Innovative programs that embed authentic learning experiences in partnership with teachers, business links and community organisations allow students to pursue their diverse pathways. An extensive range of subjects and diverse learning opportunities provide an innovative curriculum for our students. Advanced and extension courses, a range of science subjects including physics and chemistry, and vocational courses enable our students to achieve their post school pathway be it academic, vocational or employment.
• Senior Tutorial Program • Sustainable Management ProgramGreen Squad • Futures Gardens Program with primary schools • Engineering Partnership Program • Morning Reading Program (MoRe) • QuickSmart Literacy and Numeracy Programs
“Teachers know their students and forge strong learning relationships with them.” “Canterbury Boys High School provides a great balance of learning and responsibility with support and guidance from teachers and the wider community.”
Canterbury Boys High School Holden Street Canterbury NSW 2193 Phone 02 9798 8444 www.canterburyboyshigh.schools.nsw.edu.au
Canterbury Boys High School
Published on Mar 6, 2014