Our School

We are an ACT Government High School situated in the Belconnen suburb of Macquarie. We cater for students from year 7 to 10.

Our aim is to help all students achieve their potential, building on their abilities and interests while celebrating their cultural backgrounds.

We provide a traditional secondary school structure underpinned by specialist teachers. The modern curriculum we provide has opportunities for extension and extracurricular activities.

We have been serving the ACT community since 1938 and have a long tradition of excellence. Our students can enrich themselves in academic, creative, sporting and leadership areas.

The values that guide us are: Community Attitude Respect Excellence Safety.


 Open Night for students wishing to apply to enrol at Canberra High School for Year 7 2015 will be held on Thursday 22 May 2014 - 6-8pm.


Requests for High School placements for 2015 open on Monday April 28, 2014 and close on Friday May 30, 2014

For information on requesting a placement in high school for 2015 please click on this link.

Enrolment Infomation for 2015

Open Mornings for students interested in attending Canberra High School

will be held on May 20, 21 & 22, 2014.

It is essential to book a place if wishing to participate in one of the open mornings

Please phone 62057004 to book.






Students performing in the year 7 band

Contact Us

Address: Bindubi Street Macquarie ACT 2614

Tel: 62057000

Fax: 62057006

Email: info@canberrahs.act.edu.au

Upcoming Events

  • Anzac Day 25th Apr 2014
  • Term 2 Begins 28th Apr 2014
  • Queen's Birthday 9th Jun 2014
  • Term 2 Ends 4th Jul 2014
  • Term 3 Begins 21st Jul 2014
  • Term 3 Ends 26th Sep 2014

For further details see our Calendar


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