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Chester Hill Intensive English Centre

Chester Hill Intensive English Centre

Integrating Students from Diverse Backgrounds for High Schools

Telephone02 9645 3780

Emailchesterhil-i.school@det.nsw.edu.au

Learning at our school

Find out more about what your child will learn at our school.

Like all NSW schools, we have developed teaching and learning programs to suit our local context and the needs of our students.

To learn more about curriculum in NSW, visit:

Stages of learning

There are 6 stages of learning from Kindergarten to Year 12. Primary school covers Early Stage 1, or Kindergarten, to the end of Stage 3. High school covers Stage 4 to 6.

  • Stage 1 includes Kindergarten to Year 2 (Kindergarten is referred to as Early Stage 1).
  • Stage 2 includes Years 3 and 4.
  • Stage 3 includes Years 5 and 6.
  • Stage 4 includes Years 7 and 8.
  • Stage 5 includes Years 9 and 10.
  • Stage 6 includes Years 11 and 12.

Curriculum

Chester Hill IEC implements the following documents:

  • IEC Curriculum Framework from the Multicultural Programs, Department of Education and Training
  • NSW Education Standards Authority Syllabus

Chester Hill High School Policy and Procedures:

  • School Policy and Organisation
  • Student Welfare
  • Teaching and Learning
  • Board of Studies Information
  • Department of Education and Training policies

For the high school years, NESA develops syllabuses for all subjects in eight key learning areas:

  • creative arts
  • English
  • human society and its environment (HSIE)
  • languages
  • mathematics
  • personal development, health and physical education (PDHPE)
  • science
  • technological and applied studies (TAS).