Rossmoyne Senior High School

Rossmoyne Senior High School

With an outstanding reputation for excellence in academic, sporting and cultural achievement for over 50 years.

Rossmoyne Senior High School fosters high aspirations and excellence in all its students. Our students are engaged in learning and nurtured to fulfil their potential in the world beyond the school gates.

Our dedicated staff work hard to provide a stimulating learning environment which is tailored to the needs of the individual child. Our vision is for our students to become future ready citizens and we teach them to be capable, compassionate, connected and confident lifelong learners.

There is a real sense of community at Rossmoyne Senior High School, where our students feel they belong and are welcome.

Our students come from diverse backgrounds, creating a multicultural campus with a vibrant, friendly and happy atmosphere. We want every student to enjoy a positive experience at our school, to achieve their best possible educational outcomes, and to leave school with the desire and confidence to make a worthwhile contribution to the community. An esteemed Rossmoyne alumni include three Rhodes Scholars and many prominent leaders in medicine, science, engineering, commerce and industry.

Our school has many facilities that support teaching and learning programs with high-speed technology infrastructure across the school.

Your child will have access to new mathematics, science and technology centres. The fully equipped industrial and robotics workshops support learning in technologies, while the 25 metre heated swimming pool, gymnasium, weights room and two playing fields (a football oval and an international size soccer field) ensure students are afforded the very best health and physical education facilities.

Students receive private tuition in the specialist music rooms and perform outstanding music concerts and drama productions in the large auditorium. There are also many new arts facilities, including state-of-the-art dance studio, visual arts rooms, and digital photography and media classrooms.

We also have a large student cafe and conference centre and outdoor tiered amphitheatre for students to enjoy

Exceptional teaching staff deliver outstanding educational programs for all students. Many national and international tours underpin the global perspective nurtured at Rossmoyne.

We have a strong languages program which includes Chinese (Mandarin), French, German and Japanese. Students can enrol in the more advanced Chinese first language and Chinese background. We also have Approved Specialist Programs in mathematics, classical music and volleyball.

In addition to a large suite of ATAR courses, exciting Vocational Education and Training opportunities are available. We also offer many clubs and extra-curricular
activities such as debating, mock trials, public speaking activities, chess, a range of sports, as well as The Duke of Edinburgh’s International Award and tailored leadership programs.

Strong connections with universities and local community and industry groups provide further opportunities for students. This also includes community service programs where students give back to the global community.

Your child can take part in the award-winning Bush Ranger Cadet Program, which includes a major conservation project and regular excursions, as well as three or four annual camps.

Our holistic approach to student care includes school psychologists, a full-time nurse, school chaplains, student support officers, a learning support coordinator and eight ‘House’ Coordinators.

Your child will belong to a home room which provides continuity of care, with a designated teacher monitoring their progress, assisting them with goal setting and the opportunity for authentic connections to be developed between students across all year groups.

Our core ‘iCARE’ values of Integrity, Connection, High Aspirations, Respect and Excellence guide the behaviours we expect of all school community members.

Rossmoyne Senior High School is located next to the Bull Creek Nature Reserve and near the scenic Canning River. Located 13km south of Perth city the campus is easily accessed by bus and train.

Milanna Heberle - Principal

Milanna Heberle - Principal

“A Rossmoyne Senior High School education combines academic breadth and rigour with creativity, challenge and personal development. We value academic achievement as a key to a successful future. It provides the fundamental stepping stone for our students’ participation in tertiary education, vocational training and the world of work. Our school has a vital role in producing students with the skills to control their own lives and to make strong, well informed choices. We aim to develop the next generation of local and global leaders – young adults with the aptitudes and attitudes to engage confidently and responsibly in the wider community."

An outstanding reputation for excellence

Rossmoyne Senior High School

Rossmoyne Senior High School

“The opportunities Rossmoyne Senior High School has offered me in all areas has expanded my horizons, from my academic knowledge to a greater appreciation of the world I live in. The multiple extra-curricular activities offered from music to sports to tours allow a more enriching education experience that has better prepared me for the real world. Moreover, the school community is supportive and inclusive, with students from many diverse backgrounds coming together to help each other grow.” Zac Coleman – 2019 Head Boy