OLNA Testing

The OLNA enables students to successfully meet the Western Australian Certificate of Education (WACE) requirement of demonstrating a minimum standard of literacy (reading and writing) and numeracy. The standard requires students to demonstrate proficiency in using a range of ACSF Level 3 skills in each component. The following link provides more information about the OLNA:


School Board Nominations

Please find attached a letter from Dr Putrino together with a nomination form, for parents wishing to nominate to be a part of the school board in 2020. The closing date for nominations is Friday 20 March 2020.

2018 Year 12 Performance

Congratulations to all students who graduated from Year 12 last year. Completing Year 12 is a wonderful achievement and something of which both parent and student should be proud of. Governor Stirling Senior High School sincerely wishes all 2018 Year 12 students the very best in their future endeavors.

Congratulations to the following students for their outstanding performances in 2018 ATAR results.

Academic Achievement Award For achieving a ATAR score of 90 and above:

Wenyan Lin

Tyler James Pryce

Taylor Jane Pescud

Kayla Jade Centracchio

Thomas Albertsen

Alexia Datario

Shih-Yoo Tsai

Recognition of an ‘Excellent School Achievement Certificate of Distinction’ For achieving 190–200 points in the last three consecutive years of senior secondary WACE enrolment:

Wenyan Lin

Recognition of an ‘Excellent School Achievement Certificate of Merit’ For achieving 150–189 points in the last three consecutive years of senior secondary WACE enrolment:

Kayla Jade Centracchio

Taylor Jane Pescud

Tyler James Pryce

ATAR 95 Club Students of 2018:

Wenyan Lin

Tyler James Pryce

School Performance WACE Achievement:

84% (Like schools 83%)

School Attainment: 100% (Like schools 95%) (Min ATAR of 55 OR Cert II)

Median ATAR: 80.2 (Like schools 70.3)

Achieved literacy: 100%

Achieved numeracy: 100%

Students with TWO more than VET qualifications: 29

Students with a Certificate III qualification: 14

Above State Course Achievement



Mathematics Methods

Mathematics Applications


Close to State Achievement


Mathematics Specialist



Human Biology

Yr 11 & 12 Ball 2019

A reminder to Year 11 & 12 students and parents that payment for the 2019 school ball is due to the front office by 4pm Friday 15 February. Late payments will not be accepted as venue costs will be finalised soon after this date.

Year 7 Team Building Excursion

To help new studnets transition into secondary school and develope realtionships, the Year 7 students will be participating in a Team Building Excursion on Friday 8 February 2019.

Please see attached information sent home to parents. Completed consent forms are due to the front office or by email to anthony.desilva2@education.wa.edu.au by Wednesday 12 December 2019.

Gifted and Talented Enrolments for 2020 Close Soon!

Applications close Sunday 10 February 2019. Late applications are not accepted.

If your child has exceptional academic ability, apply NOW for our Gifted and Talented Academic Program.

It offers a challenging curriculum for academically gifted children in four learning areas of English, Mathematics, Science and Humanities.

Families can apply or find out more by clicking picture below.