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Kempsey High School

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Year 11 Activities


Activities in which all Year 11 / 12 students will be encouraged to participate are listed below.

English Faculty

NIDA Drama Camp

Kempsey Eisteddfod

Drama Performance Nights 

Extension l & ll Senior English

HSC Workshops & Tutorials

Opera House / Glasshouse Program

Port Drama Festival

Regional Theatre Enrichment Program

English Studies Program in Enterprise Education Centre

Mathematics Faculty

Gifted & Talented Day

University of NSW competitions

Study Skills Camp at Bonny Hills

Extension 1 Mathematics

Science Faculty

Rock Platform Excursion

Ausbiota Senior Biology Excursion

Goolewah Nature Reserve Field Study

UNE HSC Booster Lectures

PDHPE Faculty

SLR Canoe Trip + Nymbodia Canoe Camp


Underwater Hockey

Snorkelling & Kayaking

First Aide Certificate & Bronze Medallion

Coaching Qualifications

Orienteering Course

Golf Accreditations

Durri - Community Workshops

Athletics carnival and Swimming Carnival

Soccer & Touch Football competitions

Lunchtime sports competitions

Art / Music Faculty

Indigo Velvet Choir

District Music Festival

Carols by Candlelight

ANZAC Day Ceremony

Spring to Art competition

Waste into Art competition

Local Art Displays

Visiting Art Workshops

Creative Arts Excursion to Sydney – Years 9  - 12

Various excursions to facilitate artwork & photography

Technology & Applied Studies

Construction White Card Course

Nestle factory visit – Yr 12 Food technology

Visiting Indigenous Chef talk

Annual Senior Citizens Luncheon at the RSL and Volunteers Luncheon


Primary Industries Course

Animal care

Farm maintenance Program

Beer-Keeping & Honey Extraction

Local dairy visits

Sheep Shearing Workshops

Equine Husbandry Workshops

Parading Animals Workshops

Wingham Hoof & Hoof Competition

Upper Hunter Beef Bonanza – Scone

RYAG Sheep, Beef, Dairy & Equine

Cattle, Dairy & Junior judging at Kempsey, Wauchope, Camden Haven & Macksville shows

HSIE Faculty

Senior History Study Day

Yr 12 Business Studies Day

Excursions to Court House

Visits by Police Liason Officer

Trade Training Centre

CAFE plus Barrista

Cashier & money handling

Food Production Retail


Whole School Activities

Winter Snow Trip

Matsushige Junior High School visit

Aboriginal Education

Aboriginal Studies course

Year 11 Traineeships

Cultural Activities e.g. Dance, murals & workshops

NAIDOC celebrations