Established in 1929, Burwood Girls High School has a long tradition of excellence in the education of girls.
The local community is diverse in terms of ethnicity, culture and socio-economic background, and has high expectations of the school.
Your daughter will learn in a caring, personalised environment, supported by 100 qualified and dedicated teachers and staff.
We value the strong academic tradition at Burwood Girls High School and are very proud of the achievements of our students.
At Burwood Girls High School, students and staff strive to work well as a team to ensure positive outcomes for all students.
We believe in striving for excellence and expect all students to develop a love for learning, a thirst for knowledge and enjoy the challenges in attaining their goals and successes.
The school also has a Gifted & Talented Program.
Our school motto, “Not For Ourselves Alone”, has a powerful message for every student at Burwood Girls High School.
It testifies to our belief that students will meet the challenges of the future by developing into ethical, articulate members of society, confident in their individual talents and seeking to use these for the benefit of all.
Burwood GHS offers students an extensive range of activities, some co-curricular and some as part of the curriculum. These include a comprehensive band program, debating, public speaking, drama, extensive dance program and a range of sporting teams. The school also participates in the Duke of Edinburgh Award Scheme.
From time to time, students have the opportunity to travel overseas for language and/or cultural study tours.