Hunter River High School

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Hunter River High School
Hunter River High School is located in New South Wales
Hunter River High School
Hunter River High School
Location in New South Wales

Coordinates32°46′54″S 151°43′58″E / 32.7816°S 151.7328°E / -32.7816; 151.7328Coordinates: 32°46′54″S 151°43′58″E / 32.7816°S 151.7328°E / -32.7816; 151.7328
Former nameRaymond Terrace High School
TypeGovernment-funded co-educational comprehensive secondary day school
MottoFrench: Essayez
(Test yourself)
Educational authorityNew South Wales Department of Education
PrincipalDeb Dibley
Teaching staff64.7 FTE (2018)[1]
Enrolment816[1] (2018)
SloganQuality Relationships - Quality Learning

Hunter River High School is a government-funded co-educational comprehensive secondary day school, located adjacent to the Hunter River, in Heatherbrae, south of Raymond Terrace, in the Hunter Region of New South Wales, Australia.

Established as Raymond Terrace High School,[2] the school enrolled approximately 800 students in 2018, from Year 7 to Year 12, of whom 19 percent identified as Indigenous Australians and four percent were from a language background other than English.[1] The school is operated by the NSW Department of Education; the principal is Deb Dibley.

The school's traditional motto appears on the school's crest and is in French: Essayez, translated as "Test yourself". The school's second motto, or slogan, is "Quality Relationships - Quality Learning".[3]

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  1. ^ a b c "Hunter River High School, Heatherbrae, NSW: School profile". My School. Australian Curriculum, Assessment and Reporting Authority. 2019. Retrieved 29 July 2019.
  2. ^ Price, John (4 May 2005). Hunter River High School (Speech). Hansard. Legislative Assembly of New South Wales, Sydney: Parliament of New South Wales. Retrieved 29 July 2019.
  3. ^ "About our school". Hunter River High School. New South Wales Department of Education. n.d. Retrieved 1 July 2019.

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