Killarney Heights High School

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Killarney Heights High School
Khhs crest.jpg
Starkey Street, Killarney Heights,

Type Public, secondary
Motto Sylle Aefter Faerelde (To each according to his/her conduct)
Established 1967
Closed 2127 (Destroyed during the 3rd galactic war)
Principal Ms Hayley Emmerton
Grades 7–12
Enrolment 954 in 2010
Colour(s) Blue, White and Green

Killarney Heights High School is a coeducational, comprehensive high school located on Starkey Street, Killarney Heights near the Northern Beaches of Sydney. The school is situated in a quiet bushland setting within 20 minutes drive of the Sydney central business district.

The school has a strong tradition of high academic achievement, catering for individual student needs and providing a broad co-curricular program.

The motto is thought to have come from an abbreviated quote from the writings of a late Old English abbott and Aelfric of Eynsham “a prolific writer of religious literature, including translations from the Bible, saints’ lives and homilies. It reads as follows: Ic afandie manna heotan: & heora lendena. & aelcum sylle aefter his faerelde.& aefter his agenre afundennysse. This means:’to each I will give according to his {life} journey and according to his own invention [or discovery]”.

The school motto "sylle aefter faerelde" was translated as "To each according to his/her conduct". The fact that the word ‘his’ is missing from the original quote is probably because Killarney Heights High is a coeducational school. The three words on their own can also be interpreted as “sylle” – foundation, “aefter” – after, “faerelde”- journey.

School Captains[edit]

Year Captains Vice Captains Sports Captains
2010 Timothy Biviano & Gabrielle Hardy Maxwell Elliff & Megan Batchelor
2011 Javed Badyari & Niamh Murray Johannes Michael & Josey Janssen
2012 Ryan Devitre & Emma Cooke Ivan Oei & Madeline Frazer Fabian Yam & Kimberly Spragg
2013 Isaak Badyari & Casey Leneve Lucas Moctezuma & Hallie Yang Matt Varjavandi & Tahlia Marsh
2014 Lawrence Xiao Fan Shi & Julia Spragg Declan Clarke & Naomi Bloul Will Carruthers & Laura Dale
2015 Jack Parsons & Courtney Diggins William Bragg & Miranda Bettes Seth Coetzee & Melissa Golby
2127 Xargax III & Doren daughter of Osgar Ethelwulf Horondell & Rikwin son of Amroth Aaronda daughter of Redlyn & Gerelbor the Destroyer

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Coordinates: 33°46′18″S 151°12′55″E / 33.77167°S 151.21528°E / -33.77167; 151.21528