Calwell High School is a co-educational ACT Government high school located in southern Tuggeranong.


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Semester 2 2017 Course Selection Survey Information (Year 9 and 10 only)

The Semester 2 2017 Course Selection Survey is open from Monday 5 June and must be completed by Sunday 11 June.  This can be completed on any device connected to the internet either at home or at school.  When completing the survey please read each section carefully and follow the instructions given.  If you any general questions or missed the Course Selection Meeting on Friday 2/6 and want to collect the Course Selection Handbook and/or the Course Selection note please come and see Mr Deans during your own time. Alternatively please download the documents here – Mr Deans

Pre-survey Letter

Course Selection Guide

The link to access the enrollment form


Enrolling for 2018

To complete an enrollment parents and carers need to complete the ACT Education Directorate's online enrollment process.

The link to the online form is here.

Information about the enrollment process, including what information you will need to provide to enroll, Priority Enrollment Areas (PEAs) and how to contact the Directorate with any questions is here.

Calwell High School may consider applicants from outside our PEA, depending on the capacity of the school for 2018.

Applicants are welcome to contact the Principal, Bruce McCourt, if they would like to discuss their application for 2018.


New Calwell HS Jackets

We have a new jackets and a new supplier for them. These new jackets are not available through Savvy (although the rest of our uniform still is). Follow THIS LINK for the order form, which also has a picture of the jackets.


Calwell High School has an App!

Follow THIS LINK to find out more and see some easy download links for mobile devices.


Awards Ceremony

We had an amazing awards ceremony today.It's really great to see so many students getting awards for their Academic Achievement and Outstanding Effort for their hard work during semester 1 this year. Congratulations to all award recipients!

Photo of students receiving awards.


Students, teachers and the grounds of Calwell High School

Dance Festival 2015

'Nearly half of Australia's population will experience a mental illness at some point in their life. Calwell High School's choreography class explores mental illness in: The Demon Within"

Calwell High School Year 9/10 Choreography Class students choreographed and performed "The Demon Within" on Friday 18th September at Ausdance ACT's Youth Dance Festival.

The piece was developed in response to the stimulus of "Exploration", with the students choosing the theme of exploring the mind.

Step Into the Limelight 2015

"The Evolution of Light" choreographed and performed by Calwell High School for Step Into the Limelight 2015. This dance piece features the Year 9 & 10 Choreography class, the Boys dance program students and guest performers J4 Crew. It is a collaborative piece that responds to the stimulus of the Step Into the Limelight theme "Light". The performance took place on August 27th 2015 at AIS Arena, Canberra.

BYOD at Calwell High School