The Sydney High English faculty is a large, dynamic department committed to a teaching and learning program in Years 7-12 which is responsive to the needs of boys in a selective environment. We are passionate about the empowering potential of literature, both past and contemporary. Through effective organisation, clear communication and quality teaching the English Faculty is intent on:

English Department aims

How do we succeed?

How can parents help?

Course Overviews

Please find below indicative course and assessment structures for English courses at Sydney Boys High School:

Year 07 English Course Overview
Year 08 English Course Overview
Year 09 English Course Overview
Year 10 English Course Overview
Year 11 English Advanced Course Overview
Year 11 English Extension Course Overview
Year 12 English Advanced, Extension 1 and Extension 2 Course Overview