It is my pleasure to extend a warm welcome to you and thank you for
visiting the Pacific Pines State High website.
Pacific Pines State High is a happy, friendly school where strong relationships
exist between staff, parents and students. We believe that these relationships
underpin the teaching and learning journey which in turn creates a strong,
positive school culture. The only way of discovering this for yourself is
to pay us a visit, I would love to personally take you on a tour of our amazing
At PPSH we instill a sense of personal and collective integrity in
our students which will serve them well throughout their lives regardless
of what happens in the future. In conjunction with our families we nurture our
students with a sense of purpose and a clear set of values.
We continue to cultivate an expert teaching team who are trained in
understanding how each individual student learns and thus provide a
The staff at PPSH have a strong commitment to their ongoing
professional development, with a significant number of them who undertake study
in further understanding adolescent learning and improving student outcomes.
Staff consistently provide students with immediate feedback and create lessons
where students are actively engaged in class rather than passively sitting in a
classroom just listening to their teacher. This approach enables students to
improve their level of achievement in their respective subjects.
At PPSH we are proud to cater for all of our students whether
they are interested in our Centre of Excellence Programs in academics, creative
arts or physical education. We offer Centre of Excellence programs in
mathematics, engineering, applied science, creative writing, creative arts,
young innovators and sports as well as offering traineeships , design and
construction which we believe expertly caters for our diverse range of student
learning styles to strengthen our dynamic school.
Promoting school pride in our staff and students has enabled us to create a
sense of belonging.
I would like to welcome you to our school on behalf of myself and our 150
committed staff members who work at this fabulous school.
School Improvement Unit - Pacific Pines State High School -Executive Summary - 2017