Perth Modern School

 

 

 

 

 

Perth Modern School

90 Roberts Road
Subiaco, WA 6008
Tel: 08 9380 0555
Fax: 08 9380 0550
Email:
perthmodernschool@education.wa.edu.au
Website:
www.perthmodernschool.wa.edu.au/

Key Details
Type: Government
Level: Secondary
Gender: Coed
Religious Affiliation: Non-Denominational
Academically Selective: Yes
Scholarships: Yes

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Excellence in Education

Perth Modern School is Western Australia's only fully academically selective school for gifted secondary students.

The academic program commenced in 2007 with the first full cohort graduating in 2011.

Our school has strong academic, music, sporting, cultural, leadership and community service programs and students achieve outstanding results at the State, National and International level. Students are Australian residents and hail from both city and country locations. Students must sit an Academic Selective Entrance Test coordinated by the Department of Education to be offered a place at Perth Modern School.

School Vision

Perth Modern School's purpose is to nurture a love of learning in order to develop academicaly gifted and talented students enabling them to reach their full academic potential. We aspire to develop engaged, creative, independent lifelong learners who will be contributing and responsible members of the global community.

The Perth Modern School experience refelcts both an exceptional academic outcome and exceptional 'rounded' experience in a co-educational environment.

Music Program

The Perth Modern School Music program began in 1968 and is internationally renowned.

Every three years, students have the opportunity to attend the European Music Tour and visit a variety of European countries wher they perform in world acclaimed venues. Students also partipcate in ANZAC Day services.

Students excel in a variety of choirs, orchestras, bands and ensembles. Students must be offered a place at the school before auditioning for the music program.

Enrichment

Perth Modern School embraces enrichment opportunities that broadens the range of experiences for all students, and encourages expansion of knowledge and skills in the regular teaching and learning program.

Gifted and talented students are enabled to participate in learning based on their own performance and skills. Enrichment activities include:
Clubs including chess, drama, techno, enviironnment, art, languages, sport and many more
State, national and international competitions
Incursions and excursions
Guest speaker program
Hands-on experience
National and International tours
Information Communication Technology (ICT)
Well equipped library

WACE Performance

In 2013, students from Perth Modern School topped the State in WACE results, obtaining the highest median ATAR with 95.4.

 

Announcements:

Perth Modern School Tours

We encourage all new and prospective families to book a tour and come and view our facilities and get a general 'feel' for the school. Tours occur on weekdays throughout the term at 9.30am. Please visit the Perth Modern School website for more information or contact the Administration Assistant on
08 93 800 560 or perthmodernschool@education.wa.edu.au

Scholarships 

Perth Modern School offer several scholarship and bursaries to help students with the costs of receiving the highest posiible education and opportunities. The Perth Modern Society Inc has established scholarships and bursaries to support talented students in their first three years of secondary schooling. In addition there are a number of academic and music scholarships offered to students entering Year 11. Further information is available during enrolment.

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