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Principal’s Welcome

Principal’s Welcome


Students at Lesmurdie Senior High School, are supported by strong partnerships of parents, staff and community to thrive in a nurturing environment.

At Lesmurdie, we support our students to be the best version of themselves. All of our students strive to achieve their personal best, embrace difference, respect themselves and others, push their intellectual boundaries and find their own unique victories on their individual pathways. Our students are friendly, confident and appreciative of the distinctive and comprehensive education provided and actively participate to achieve excellence in their academic and non-academic studies.

Lesmurdie boasts a well-established Science and Mathematics specialist program, recognised by the Department of Education,  which provides additional opportunities for talented students.  Enrolments for entry into this program are invited each year.

Lesmurdie SHS, provides a rich learning experience for all students producing outstanding academic and non-academic results.

Our 2018 results included:

  • 89% WACE achievement
  • 99% attainment rate
  • 2 Certificates of Excellence
  • Top Performing School – Accounting and Finance, Outdoor Education and Health Studies
  • 8 Certificates of Distinction and 26 Certificates of Merit for the number of A grades achieved
  • 22% of students achieving a 90+ ATAR
  • 51% of student achieving an 80+ ATAR
  • 26% of ATAR students scoring 75% in one or more ATAR exam

In 2019 Lesmurdie Senior High School will be reviewing the school’s current performance and planning for the new Business Plan 2020 – 2022.  Feedback from the school community parents, students and staff will be sought to inform the development of our future priorities.

As an Independent Public School, Lesmurdie is a unique and respected leader of secondary education both in the Perth Hills Area and in Western Australia.


Kerry Chipchase