During the recent April school holidays, Ms Joanne St Hill represented DHS at an Educational Forum in China with 12 other school leaders from Australia. This wonderful opportunity showcased Australian teaching and learning methods to a forum of 600 Chinese Principals and Government Officials. During the 10 day educational tour, Ms St Hill visited and taught in several(…)
Throughout term 2 and term 3 of this year, 25 of our students from DHS have the opportunity to participate in the ICAS assessment program. ICAS is an independent, skills-based assessment program which recognises and rewards student achievement. There are 6 assessments including Digital Technologies, Science, Spelling, Writing, English and Mathematics. Congratulations to(…)
45 Yr 8 students along with 450 other students from around the region, attended the free Festival of STEM and Entrepreneurship at the UOW. STEM is the acronym for Science, Technology. Engineering and Mathematics. Students participated in emerging technologies and used creative and critical thinking skills to problem solve interesting tasks. They heard from women(…)
The P&C has invited John Joseph, who will present workshops* to Year 7 on how their brains work in Week 4, to speak with parents on Tuesday 20th Feb. 5.00-7.00pm. Year 7 parents are particularly invited to attend. This is a free event. Please email Darcy.Moore@det.nsw.edu.au if attending (for catering purposes). *The focus is on(…)
Project: 400 solar panels for Dapto High School Donations over $2 are fully tax deductable and spent entirely on this project. As part of the 60th celebrations, our school has taken on the challenge of raising $55k to install 400 solar panels on the roof of E Block. Why are we doing this? To improve(…)
Providing nutritious food in our canteen is a vital step in helping kids set up healthy routines and habits for life. Our canteen is run with the help of a network of volunteers from our school community working together. If you can spare any time to join our network and help prepare and serve food at our canteen, we would very much appreciate a hand. Its easy and fun work with on–‐the–‐job training and you can dedicate as much or as little time as you like.
This years HSC showcase displayed the amazing talent DHS has on offer. Thanks are due to the Hospitality, Visual Arts, Music, Furnishings, Entertainment, D&T, Graphics, S&C and Extension English teachers and students.
Please consider the following important information about our school canteen. You can sign-up here: https://www.munchmonitor.com/Account/Login
Parent-Teacher Consultations for Year 7-8 will be held on Wednesday 28th June from 2.45pm – 6.30pm in the school library and hall. Students have been issued with booking codes. Parents CLICK HERE to make bookings. Year 7-8 students will receive their reports two days prior to the consultations on 26th June. NB Parent-Teacher Consultations for(…)
Please help support Dapto High School by entering in Dapto Malls Shop To Win Competition! Over $3,000 in School Prizes to be Won! Click on this link and follow the details http://www.daptomallschoolrewards.com.au/#/ All you need top do is upload a photo of your receipt(s) from purchases made at Dapto Mall ending Sunday 25th of June.(…)