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Woonona High School

Woonona High School

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All students have the opportunity to develop their musical abilities and potential at Woonona High School. Year 7 and 8 study the Mandatory Music course and we also offer Elective Music courses in Years 8-12. In the senior years, students have the option of studying Music 1 or Music 2 for the HSC.

Woonona High School is proud to offer the following Music and Music-related courses for students to study:

  • Year 7 Creative and Performing Arts Enrichment Class
  • Year 7 Mandatory Music
  • Year 8 Mandatory Music
  • Year 8 Interest Elective: Technology of Music
  • Year 8 Interest Elective: Film and Film Making
  • Year 9 Elective Music
  • Year 9/10 Theatre Studies (encompassing aspects from the Drama and Entertainment Industry Syllabus)
  • Year 10 Elective Music
  • Year 11 Preliminary Elective Music
  • Year 12 HSC Elective Music

CAPA Enrichment Class

In Year 6, students are able to apply for the Creative and Performing Arts (CAPA) Enrichment Class, which allows Year 7 students to develop their interest and skills in Dance, Drama, Music and Visual Arts further.

An application form and information is available at Year 7 CAPA Enrichment Class. More information and news about Creative and Performing Arts Opportunities can be found on the Arts page.

Woonona High School is proud to be involved in the following extra-curricular activities in the area of Music:

  • Annual Variety Night Concerts
  • Annual Creative and Performing Arts Camps and Workshops
  • The Arts Unit Boys Vocal Workshop
  • Battle of the Bands Competitions
  • Community of Schools CoS Primary School Band Program
  • Community Performances: Thirroul Seaside Festival, Spring Into Corrimal, Primary Schools, Local Fetes, IRT Retirement Village
  • Excursions - Music Theatre, Concerts, Tertiary Institutions
  • Groovin' the Woo - Fundraiser Music Festival for Charity
  • Music Tuition Program (Instrumental and Vocal Lessons)
  • Junior and Stage Bands 
  • Kool Skools Recording Project
  • Music Count Us In Songwriting Competition
  • School Production: Musical Theatre and Drama 
  • Illawarra Regional Performing Ensemble and Company
  • Secondary Schools Choral Festival
  • Schools Spectacular
  • SongMakers Song Writing and Recording Project
  • Southern Stars 
  • Unplugged Concerts
  • Vocal Ensemble
  • WotOpera