In Digital Technologies, students develop knowledge and skills using a wide range of exciting internet and computing technologies.
In English, students study, use and enjoy language and literature communicated orally, visually or in writing.
In International studies, English as a Second Language students can further develop their English skills.
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In studying Languages, students learn to communicate in another language, develop their capacity to learn further languages, and explore different world views in relation to their own.
In Mathematics and Statistics, students explore relationships in quantities, space, and data and learn to express these relationships in ways that help them to make sense of the world around them.
Physical Education and Health
In Health and Physical Education, students learn about their own well-being, and that of others and society, in health-related and movement contexts.
In Science, students explore how both the natural physical world and science itself work so that they can participate as critical, informed, and responsible citizens in a society in which science play
In the Social Sciences, students explore how societies work and how they themselves can participate and take action as critical, informed, and responsible citizens.
In Technology, students learn to be innovative developers of products and systems and discerning consumers who will make a difference in the world.
In the Arts students explore, refine, and communicate ideas as they connect thinking, imagination, senses, and feelings to create works and respond to the works of others.
The Vocational Studies Department at Whanganui High School opens many pathways for our senior students to experience while at school. It’s a great way for students to combine school studies with workplace learning, industry training, experience of the “real world of work” and attend a variety of external courses.