Year 8
Year 8 students have entered the second phase of Stage 4 and study the following mandatory subjects defined by the New South Wales Education Standards Authority (NESA).

English, Mathematics, Science, History, Geography, Personal Development/Heath/ Physical Education, Technology, Language (French), Visual Arts, Music. In addition, students at Gymea Technology High School also undertake Computing Studies.

There is a Selective Technology class for able ICT students and there is also a  Gifted and Talented class. Other students are grouped as mixed ability classes. In forming these classes,  student gender and learning & development needs are taken into account to carefully arrange the best mix in each class. The Gifted & Talented class and the mixed ability classes remain together for all subjects except for the Technology, Visual Arts and Computing Studies where they are split into smaller class groups. The Selective Technology class remains together only for Technology.

The Assessment Policy is available for download and contains a summary of all formal assessment undertaken by students during Year 8. Examinations within lessons are part of the assessment program for Year 8 students.

Parents and Students are encouraged to regularly check  this page for relevant posts. Teachers will increasingly add task notifications that provide details and requirements for assessments to this page.

Download: 2017 Year 8 Assessment Guidelines

Download Subject Selection Booklet here: 170719 Year 9 Subject Selection for 2018

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  • Hospitality VET Work Placement Year 11
  • Software Design and Development Task 1: RAD Project Year 11
  • History Extension Task 1: Project Proposal Year 11
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  • Performing Arts Assembly
  • English Advanced Task 1: Area of Study: Speech Year 11
  • English Standard Task 1: Area of Study: Speech Year 11
  • Society and Culture Task 1: PIP Proposal Year 11
  • HSC 2018 PIP Day - Society and Culture
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  • Personal Development, Health and Physical Education Task 1: Research and written report Year 11
  • Physics Task 1: Projectile Motion Assessment Year 11
  • Community and Family Studies Task 1: Independent Research Project Part 3 Year 11
  • Yr 7 2018 Orientation-Peer Leading Year 9
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  • PASS Camp to Bonnie Vale Year 10
  • Ancient History Task 1: Source Analysis Task Year 11
  • Visual Arts Task 1: Development of BOW Year 11
  • Peer Leader Training Year 9
  • Digital Media Team to National Park
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  • Dance Task 7: Composition Task Year 9
  • Year 10PASS Camp to Bonnie Vale
  • Drama: Performance and Written Task 1: In class performance and essay Year 11
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  • Mathematics Extension 2 Task 1: In Class Test Year 11
  • Year 10PASS Camp to Bonnie Vale
  • Economics Task 1: Global Economy Research Year 11
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  • Annual Presentation
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  • Formal at Kareela Gof Club Year 10
  • Jamberoo Excursion Year 7
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