Warilla High School

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Warilla High School
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Student Centred, Outcomes Driven.
Barrack Heights, New South Wales, Australia Australia
Coordinates 34°33′53″S 150°51′27″E / 34.56472°S 150.85750°E / -34.56472; 150.85750Coordinates: 34°33′53″S 150°51′27″E / 34.56472°S 150.85750°E / -34.56472; 150.85750
Type Public, Co-educational, Secondary, Day school
Established 1965
Principal John Hambly
Enrolment ~1200
Campus Suburban
Colour(s) White and Blue

Warilla High School is a New South Wales Department of Education and Training (DET) owned school located in the Illawarra local government area City of Shellharbour.

The school is located in the suburb of Barrack Heights and there were suggestions of renaming the school to reflect the change in primary feeder schools (Flinders Public School, Warilla Public School, Shellharbour Public School, Barrack Heights Public School). In early to late 2009 Warilla High underwent a major reconstruction with the funding of 6 new Science Labs.

As of 2010 Warilla High School currently has an enrolment of over 1200 students making it one of the largest high schools in the region.


The School celebrated its 40th anniversary in 2005.


1966-1972 Gordon Dunbar Brown

1973-1978 William John Leyshon

1979-1983 Maxwel Matthew Weir Cooper

1984-1990 Desmond John Murphy

1991-2003 Alan John Petersen

2004-2008 John Hambly

2009-2011 Glen Isemonger

2012 Jeff Jacobs

2012-present John Hambly (2)

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