Hoxton Park High School (approximately 713 students) is a comprehensive, coâeducational high school that welcomes and accommodates students from different backgrounds and with different learning needs. The school has adopted the four core values of care, respect, participation and excellence. The school population is diverse, with more than 85% of students coming from nonâEnglish speaking backgrounds. There are more than 10 different cultures represented in the school population. The school is proud of its strong multicultural tradition and the values students learn about tolerance of diversity and inclusivity.
The curriculum caters for all students through a broad range of subjects including academic courses, vocational education (VET) in Construction, Hospitality, Retail, Information and Digital Technology, Primary Industries and Metal and Engineering, school based apprenticeships and traineeships (SBAT) and TAFE courses. Gifted and talented students are catered for within the Self Select class program and the provision of a differentiated curriculum, catering for all learners. The school is part of the Australian Business and Community Network (ABCN) with strong links with AMEX and University of Western Sydney as business partners. The school has a comprehensive student leadership and welfare program which includes strong links with partner primary schools. The school is part of the Positive Behaviour for Success (PBL) program and the Australian Government Quality Teaching Program (AGQTP). Students excel academically, in the arts, citizenship and sporting arenas.