School Profile


Blakehurst High School

Blakehurst High School is a comprehensive, coeducational, specialist languages secondary school. Students work and learn together in cooperative harmony and all students are supported to develop socially, morally, physically and intellectually. The curriculum is diverse and meets the needs of the widest possible range of student interests and abilities. Students of all abilities and backgrounds learn in an inclusive, harmonious learning environment.

3 Reasons To Choose This School

  1. Caring and committed staff
  2. Broad range of subjects offered
  3. Consistently outstanding HSC results

English as a second language

  • Specialised facilities for individualised support
  • Support for each subject year level
  • Team teaching in junior curriculum areas
  • ESL courses taught through English

Student support services

  • Peer support program
  • Bilingual learning support officers
  • Year 12 academic mentoring program
  • Homework centre

Special programs

  • Debating/public speaking club
  • Robotics/engineering/science club
  • Gifted and talented programs
  • After school homework club
  • Music programs (ensembles/ bands/choir)

Special facilities

  • Drama studio or theatrette
  • Design and technology/textiles room
  • Multimedia design room
  • Large sporting grounds/playing fields
  • Industrial arts rooms (timber/graphics)

Languages taught

  • French
  • Italian
  • Japanese
  • Modern Greek
  • Chinese

School achievements

The top ATAR achieved was 99.4% with a significant number of students awarded ATARs over 90. Our students consistently perform at a high academic level and achieve University entry of their choice.

Local area features

Blakehurst is a leafy suburb located 15 kilometres south of the Sydney central business district and is near the Georges River which offers many water sports. The school is close to public train and bus transport and is within walking distance of Hurstville.


270A Woniora Road
Blakehurst NSW 2221



School Population


From Sydney Centre



CRICOS Provider Name: NSW Department of Education I CRICOS Provider Code: 00588M

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