Sydney Boys High School (enrolment 1208, 87% language background other than English) is a leading selective school dedicated to providing opportunities for gifted boys to excel in academic, sporting, cultural and community service endeavours, within an inclusive environment that nurtures personal enlargement, collegial learning and friendship. We emphasise thinking that is creative, disciplined, holistic, respectful and ethical. Core capacities that we instil include: problem solving and critical thinking, evaluating information, creating and innovating, working in teams and communicating ideas. Our culture is collaborative, involving partnerships with students, staff, parents and Old Boys, to deliver a wide range of co-curricular programs. There is a strong focus on dispositional teaching and visible learning. The school values team sports and its membership of the Athletic Association of Great Public Schools. The school has an enviable student award and recognition scheme, along with strong leadership, student wellbeing, social justice and outdoor education programs.