Senior Years

Katherine High School’s senior school provides pathways for students in their final years of study. The diverse range of classes accommodates students seeking traditional entry into university or TAFE as well providing access to nationally recognised vocational training to enter directly into the workforce.

At Katherine High School senior school students have access to a comprehensive NT board of studies approved subjects which include:

  • English
  • Essential English
  • Mathematical Methods
  • General Mathematics
  • Essential Mathematics
  • Essential Numeracy
  • Physics
  • Chemistry
  • Biology
  • Scientific Studies
  • Creative Arts
  • Visual Arts
  • Personal Learning Plan
  • Working Practices
  • Integrated Learning
  • Food and Hospitality
  • Community Studies
  • Health Education
  • Physical Education
  • Outdoor Education

Beyond students’ curriculum opportunities, the school offers a wide range of extra-curricular activities:

  • Student Leadership Council
  • NT School Sports representative pathways
  • Tournament of the Minds
  • Debating
  • National History Challenge
  • The Simpson Prize
  • Chief Minister's ANZAC Spirit Study Tour
  • Local, interstate and international school camps

With our school values of  INCLUSION, RESPECT, EFFORT and RESILIENCE, the staff of Katherine High School pride themselves on the high care and high learning outcomes they provide to students.

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Nina Jones, Assistant Principal Senior Years

"Katherine High School is the big heart of our small town. Teaching is, and will always be my vocation and I  can’t think of a better school to have embedded myself in. I will never stop striving to give every student, every opportunity."