Governor Stirling Senior High School caters to every student’s needs with both specialist and school based programs to cover all interests.
The Gifted and Talented Program is a Selective Academic Program in Maths, Science and the Humanities. Up to 32 students per Year group are chosen to join this elite program. Students in this program have the opportunity to engage in a learning environment that is intellectually stimulating and rigorous.
The Specialist Artsmedia Program is a selective program and students can apply directly to the school. The Artsmedia program provides a foundation for students interested in pursuing a career in the media industry, journalism, advertising and related fields. Students have the opportunity to develop skills in radio, film, multi-media and television media.
The Specialist Engineering Program is a selective program and students can apply directly to the school. The Engineering program provides a foundation for students interested in pursuing a career in the engineering industry; mechanical, structural, civil, electrical, and mining and related fields. Students have the opportunity to develop skills in structural design such as bridge building, robotics through various projects, and mechanical engineering design with regard to vehicle propulsion and conveyor belt systems.
The Specialist Australian Rules Football Program is a selective program and students apply to the school directly. Students enjoy opportunities to develop their skills and knowledge of the game, including aspects such as fitness, umpiring and sports administration. Our top coaches develop students’ talents and skills.
Governor Stirling Senior High School also has success in the following school based programs:
Academic Extension Program
Follow the Dream