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 - CARES.



Bookings for the Parent Teacher Online (PTO) is now available. Click on the link below to be taken to the login page for your child (children).

Parent Teacher Night will be held on Tuesday 15 September from 3:30pm until 7pm.


 Term Dates - 2015

Term 2 - Tuesday 28 April - Friday 3 July

Term 3 - Monday 20 July - Friday 25 September

Term 4 - Monday 12 October - Friday 18 December


 For further information regarding term dates and public holidays please click on the following link;


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Homework Club operates every Tuesday after school until 4pm

Maths Tuition runs every Tuesday after school until 4pm (book at the front office)

Indigenous Homework Club operates every Wednesday afternoon until 4pm


Contact Us

Address: Bindubi Street Macquarie ACT 2614

Tel: 62057000

Fax: 62057006

Email: info@canberrahs.act.edu.au

Upcoming Events

  • P&C Meeting -7pm 27th Oct 2015
  • Arts and Technology Showcase 4th Nov 2015
  • Arts and Technology Showcase 5th Nov 2015
  • Remembrance Day Assembly 11th Nov 2015
  • Year 7 Immunisations 16th Nov 2015
  • Year 10 Maths Test 18th Nov 2015

For further details see our Calendar


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