We learn for life
T: Telephone02 4953 2111
Our student services faculty supports a diverse range of student learning needs to ensure all students receive the support they require to thrive at school.
The learning and support team is a whole school planning and support mechanism. Its purpose is to address students' learning support needs through the coordination, development, implementation, monitoring, and evaluation of educational progress.
Mrs Sharon Jenness is our Head Teacher Wellbeing. Her role is to enhance the social and emotional wellbeing of students to improve learning outcomes.
Her specific focus is on empowering students to thrive within the school community by building pro-social behaviours, resilience, coping skills, responsible digital citizenship and positive relationships. This involves assisting students in meeting their social, emotional and material needs to increase competence, problem-solving and coping abilities.
Mrs Jenness directs her team of specialist staff in the delivery of a broad range of learning and wellbeing programs that facilitate collaborative planning and connection between teachers, support staff, parents, and students, including:
More information about the use of e-cigatettes also known as vaping and the effects it can have on health can be found at the Positive Choices, drug and alcohol information website.
You can find out more information about having this important conversation with your child by going to the Alcohol and Drug Foundation website.
20 Appletree Road
West Wallsend NSW 2286
telephone 02 4953 2111
At West Wallsend High School, we learn on the land of the Pambalong of the Awabakal nation. We acknowledge and respect the stories, histories, traditions and language of this Country. We would like to pay our respects to Country and acknowledge the traditional custodians of the land and also pay respect to Elders both past, present and emerging.
Copyright for this website is owned by the State of New South Wales through the Department of Education. For more information go to http://www.dec.nsw.gov.au/footer/copyright.