Riverside Girls High School

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Riverside Girls High School
Riverside Girls High School crest. Source: www.riversideghs.nsw.edu.au/ (Riverside website)
Gladesville, New South Wales
Australia Australia
Coordinates 33°50′24″S 151°8′29″E / 33.84000°S 151.14139°E / -33.84000; 151.14139Coordinates: 33°50′24″S 151°8′29″E / 33.84000°S 151.14139°E / -33.84000; 151.14139
Type Public, Secondary, Single-sex, Day school
Motto Latin: Facta non-Verba
(Deeds not Words)
Established 1934
Principal Ms Kelly
Enrolment ~1030 (7–12)[1]
Campus Suburban
Colour(s) Navy Blue, Dark Blue, Pale Blue & White

Riverside Girls High School is a secondary, public, day school for girls, located in Gladesville, a suburb of Sydney, Australia. It was founded in 1934, celebrating its 80th Anniversary in 2014.

Riverside is divided into two groupings. The Junior section consists of the 7th to the 10th grades. The Senior section consists of 11th and 12th grade classes.

Riverside Girls High School has remarkable waterfront views. The school's motto is "Facta Non Verba" meaning 'Deeds Not Words'.

Extra-curricular activities[edit]

Other extracurricular activities include:

  • Students Representative Council
  • Drama Soiree
  • Sports
  • Concert Band – the concert band is entered into competitions every year, such as Macdonalds festival
  • Stage (jazz) Band
  • Choir
  • Peer Mediation dispute settlement Program, and the NSW Law Society Peer Mediation SCRAM Competition
  • Peer Support Program with Year 7 and 10
  • Mock Trial
  • Amnesty International group
  • Public Speaking Club
  • Dance Company and Ensemble
  • Lite (Religious meet)
  • SIFE (Students in Free Enterprise) Business Competition
  • Drama Club and Environment Club

Notable alumni[edit]

See also[edit]


  1. ^ "General Information". Riverside Girls High School. Retrieved 25 August 2007. 
  2. ^ Suzannah Pearce, ed. (17 November 2006). "PORTER Muriel Lylie". Who's Who in Australia Live!. North Melbourne, Vic: Crown Content Pty Ltd. 

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