It is my pleasure to welcome you to Busselton Senior High School's website.
The new websites modernised and simplified design has been created for ease of use and as a hub of readily available information for our school community.
Busselton SHS was established in 1958, serving the local community for over 50 years. We are an Independent Public School that offers a range of opportunities to help our students discover, succeed and achieve. We are an inclusive school, with outstanding teachers and facilities, providing excellent opportunities and support for all students that attend.
Busselton SHS has a sound breadth of ATAR (University Entrance Course) courses that include Physics, Chemistry, Human Biology, Biology, Visual Arts, Physical Education Studies, Geography, History, Music, English and all Mathematics courses including Specialist Mathematics. A Certificate 4 Course in Nursing Preparation is also available. These offerings satisfy the prerequisites for any University courses; our ATAR students have consistently achieved high results, ensuring direct university entrance. Our VET program is considered a ‘Best Practice Model’. In 2014 we were recognised as the ‘VET School of the Year’ in Western Australia. Students have an opportunity to complete a Certificate 2 in Engineering, Building and Construction, Business, Sport Recreation and Kitchen Operations.
Our Specialist Music Program has received acclaim locally, nationally and internationally. The school also offers an extensive range of programs in Visual and Performing Arts, Physical Education, Design and Technology, Computing and Home Economics. We provide a number of enrichment activities such as Drama productions, sporting events, international and national excursions, after school programs and other leadership opportunities that enhance the learning students receive at BSHS. Subject ‘catch-up’ and homework classes are also provided to ensure students do not fall behind in their academic progress.
I welcome you to explore our website. Discover our many achievements, see whats new, learn of our rich heritage and the exciting offerings available to our students. If you would like to find out more, please do not hesitate to contact us. It will be our pleasure to meet with you and provide a tour of the school.