content-left-bg.png
content-right-bg.png

Excellence programs

WebPartZone1_1
PublishingPageContent


Runcorn State High School’s Horizons Program is designed to support and foster the development of high achieving students shaping them to be leaders of tomorrow. Through innovative and engaging curriculum design, the Horizons Program aims to extend and support students to develop skills and qualifications needed for success beyond the classroom

The Horizons Program has been established based on key principles which underpin each of the excellence academies within the program:

1. Leadership 

a. Within the school and wider community
b. Mentoring of peers and younger students 
c. Inquiry based learning allowing for the development of autonomous learners

2. Global citizenship

a. Community awareness and leadership
b. Active participation in community events
c. Maintaining an attitude of service

3. Resilience

a. Independent learners
b. Problem solving
c. Performing under pressure in unfamiliar situations

4. Extension 

a. Inquiry based learning
b. Connections to industry
c. Skills for success beyond school

5. Pathways 

a. Qualifications
b. Networking opportunities
c. Exposure to professional industry representatives 

The Horizons Program Excellence Academies are: 

- Academic Excellence
- Touch Football Excellence
- Basketball Excellence
- Baseball Excellence
- Music Excellence

Please click on the links below or contact horizons@runcornshs.eq.edu.au if you would like further information about any of our excellence academies.


WebPartZone1_2
WebPartZone2_1
WebPartZone2_2
WebPartZone2_3
WebPartZone3_1
WebPartZone3_2
WebPartZone3_3
WebPartZone3_4
WebPartZone4_1
WebPartZone5_1
WebPartZone5_2
WebPartZone6_1
WebPartZone6_2
WebPartZone7_1
WebPartZone7_2
WebPartZone8_1
WebPartZone8_2
WebPartZone9_1
Last reviewed 04 March 2021
Last updated 04 March 2021