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Top Honours in Mathematics & Chinese Background Speakers

Congratulations to Damian Nakhla on being placed First in the State for Mathematics and to Hanyue (Amber) Yu for 5th place in Chinese Background Speakers. Well done on your achievements.... Read more

OctoberReturn to top

HSC 2017 Assessment Guidelines

HSC Assessment Guidelines for 2016-2017 is now available to download.... Read more

2017 Resource Allocation Model funding

In October 2016, all NSW public schools will receive a 2017 Planned School Budget Allocation Report. The report will assist with the management of the total budget delivered to schools through the Resource Allocation Model (RAM). The Resource Allocation Model (RAM) methodology distributes funding based on the individual needs of students and schools. This gives schools greater flexibility to make local decisions. Learn more about the 2017 funding by visiting the Department's website. Watch a short animation about the important role of the RAM... Read more

SeptemberReturn to top

Peer Leader applications open

Year 9 students are invited to apply in writing for consideration to be part of the Peer Leader Program for 2017 - click on the file Peer Leader application (docx 140 KB)... Read more

Uniform Shop New Open Times

Starting Tuesday 13 September 2016: Tuesdays: 8:30am-11:30am Wednesdays: 8:30am-9:30am Thursdays: 10:40am-12:40pm... Read more

AugustReturn to top

Year 10 Camp 2016

Information for the upcoming Year 10 camp was distributed in roll call on Monday August 29. If the information sheets have been misplaced, they can be downloaded here: Year 10 Camp Information... Read more

P&C Meeting Rescheduled: Thurs 15 Sept, 7:30pm @MFS

Our next P&C general meeting has been rescheduled to take place on Thursday 15th September 2016, at 7:30pm sharp at the MFS room. All interested are warmly welcomed. Please follow our school newsletter page for agenda of topics.... Read more

Year 11 2017 Subject Selection Information

Please download the information booklet in preparation for the subject selection process for Year 11 2017.... Read more

JulyReturn to top

Year 9 2017 Subject Selection Information

Please download the information booklet in preparation for subject selection for Year 9 2017.... Read more

JuneReturn to top
Flexischools news

Flexischools Orders

Online/email orders have to be collected from uniform shop during trading hours ONLY. For more information go to Read more

EOFY Opportunity

SIHS Is fortunate to have a generous and engaged community. In the past SIHS has received gifts through the SIHS Building Fund for school building projects. Gifts to the fund have to the benefit of being tax-deductible. This means that there is still time to make a tax-deductible gift in the 2015/16 financial year. All gifts benefit our students and help us to improve their opportunities and educational outcomes. What has the Building fund been used for? In 2014, the P&C applied for, and won, a Department of Communities Government Grant of... Read more

Election Day Cake and Book Stall Volunteers Needed!

The P&C is seeking volunteers to assist on the cake stall and bookstall on the Federal Election Day 2 July 2016. If you can help it's easy to book your spot by: 1) Clicking on the VolunteerSpot link: 2) Reviewing the options listed and choosing the spot(s) you like. 3) Signing up! It's easy and you will NOT need to register an account or keep a password on VolunteerSpot. If you require further information please email pandcstiveshighschool@gmail.... Read more

AprilReturn to top

2015 Annual School Report

The 2015 St Ives High School annual school report is now available. You can also view it here (pdf 1187 KB)... Read more

New York & LA Art Tour 2016

If you want to know what the students and staff are experiencing during this exciting overseas trip, click on the following link... Read more

Year 11 Assessment Schedule

There is an amendment to the Yr 11 Assessment Booklet. Please look over this document (docx 15 KB) if your son/daughter is enrolled in the Preliminary Society and Culture Course.... Read more

2016 Athletics Carnival Program

The school athletics carnival is on April 27. Download the Athletics Program 2016 in preparation for this event.... Read more

MarchReturn to top

Maths and the HSC

Mrs Wigmore's talk about 'Maths and the HSC' is now available here (pdf 5148 KB), complete with explanatory notes. Year 10 parents and students are recommended to read this carefully as they decide what level of mathematics to select for Year 11. For the higher levels, students need to start taking action NOW in order to be ready, so they need to be aware of the requirements.... Read more

Cross Country - new date Wed April 6

Please read the attached document carefully, as it includes information of what is happening at school and at St Ives Showground on Wednesday April 6. This is the new date as it had to be postponed from March 22 due to inclement weather.... Read more

Year 12 Half Yearly Exam Timetable

Year 12 Half Yearly Exam Timetable and Instructions download here (Version 2 - March 18)... Read more

Athletics Carnival 2016

When: April 27, 2016 (Wednesday Week 1, Term 2) Where: Sydney Academy of Sport & Recreation, Wakehurst Parkway North Narrabeen... Read more

Year 11 Assessment Schedule

The Year 11 Assessment Schedule for 2016 is now available to download (pdf 679 KB)... Read more

FebruaryReturn to top


On behalf of the P&C, welcome back, and welcome especially to our new families. It was a great pleasure to meet the incoming Year 7 families on Wednesday, including some familiar faces. By all accounts the students are settling in well. I meet many parents throughout the year and I am always encouraged by the terrific feedback about our School, which is reinforced by the glowing feedback from the outside community. SIHS is going from strength to strength. Year on year, the HSC results and NAPLAN results are impressive and trending upwards.... Read more

JanuaryReturn to top

A new school year

Welcome back to school for 2016. As we start the year we have high expectations of our students and staff and a commitment to deliver the excellent public education that parents, carers and the community rightly demand. This year we will work towards achieving new priorities announced by the Premier to raise the percentage of students in the top two bands in the National Assessment Program – Literacy and Numeracy (NAPLAN). I am proud of our achievements in public education and each year our schools provide our communities with much to... Read more