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Parkes High School

Inspiration, Innovation and Inclusion.

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Year 10 into 11 Subject Selection

Year 10, 

Welcome to the next stage of YOUR future! 

Take the time to read the subject selection information booklet carefully and to watch the videos that staff have put together for you, to learn about the HSC and what it means for you. Parkes High School offers a broad range of both traditional subjects and vocational subjects.  If you have any questions about the subject selection process, please don't hesitate to call  68621844.

Important Dates for 2022

Subject Selection Information Videos

The ATAR Explained

Subject Information videos

If you are having trouble viewing the videos (as there has been some glitches) please go to 

https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC5j1sYu9rnD4zEvzQVZZ4ow/videos

ENGLISH FACULTY

English Extension 1

English Standard

English Advanced

English Studies

MATHEMATICS FACULTY

Mathematics Extension 1

Mathematics Standard

Mathematics Advanced

Numeracy

CREATIVE AND PERFORMING ARTS (CAPA) FACULTY

Visual Arts

Music 2

Music 1

Drama

PERSONAL DEVELOPMENT, HEALTH AND PHYSICAL EDUCATION (PDHPE) FACULTY

Personal Development, Health and Physical Education -PDHPE

Sport, Lifestyle and Recreation - SLR

Community and Family Studies                                            CAFS

SCIENCE FACULTY

Physics

Biology

Investigating Science

Chemistry

Earth and Environmental Science

HUMAN SOCIETY AND ITS ENVIRONMENT (HISE) FACULTY

Modern History

Legal Studies

Society and Culture

Ancient History

Business Studies

TECHNICAL AND APPLIED SCIENCES (TAS) FACULTY

Textiles and Design

Agriculture

Industrial Technology Metal and Engineering

Food Technology

Exploring Early Childhood

Industrial Technology Timber Products and Furniture

VOCATIONAL EDUCATION AND TRAINING (VET)

Hospitality

Business Services

Construction

SCHOOL BASED APPRENTICESHIPS AND TRAINEESHIPS (SBATS)

SBATS

ALTERNATIVE CURRICULUM ENGAGEMENT STRATEGY (ACES)

ACES

EVET and TVET DOCUMENTS