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Senior School Examinations – Semester 2 Years 10 and 11.                                         The examinations will take place during weeks 4/5 of this term.  The dates being Friday 4 Nov to  Thursday 10 Nov,  2016. All Senior School students are required to sit examinations as part of their Educational Assessment Program. Please click here to read the attached letter from our Deputy Principal Sharon Harry and obtain further information. Click here to see the Exam Timetable

Year 12 ATAR Students Exam timetable: Please read the attached important information regarding the 2016 WACE Timetable and schedule

2017 Year 7 Focus Program Parent Information Evening – will be held on Wednesday 26 October at 6pm for all 2017 Year 7 students enrolled in a Focus Program. Please RSVP your attendance on 9495 3200.


Please read this important information regarding the College’s Laptop Program

College Tour Wednesday 26 October at 9am

P&C Meeting – Wednesday 9 November at 7pm in the Board Room located next to the Staff Room. All Welcome.

Willetton Uniform Shop at Southern River College (On-Site)

Regular Trading: Tuesdays and Fridays 8.00am – 10.30am – All Year

Additional Trading prior to end of Term 4, 2016 up to 23 December                   Friday 9 December 1.30pm – 4.00pm                                                                         Tuesday 13 December  1.30pm – 4.00pm

Additional Trading prior to and start of Term 1 2017                                               Wednesday 25 January 9.00am – 4.00pm                                                                   Monday 30 January 9.00am – 4.00pm                                                             Tuesday 31 January 1.30pm – 4.30pm

Special Trading Week 1 Term 1 2017                                                                       Wednesday 1 February 8.00am – 10.30am                                                                 Friday 3 February 8.00am – 10.30am

Click here to view the Uniform

Change of Bank Account – Southern River College has moved its banking from ANZ to Bendigo Bank as from 9 May 2016.

Name :  Southern River College

BSB : 633-000

Account : 157363656

Please adjust your records accordingly for future payments.

The ANZ account (BSB: 016-323 Account: 198831431) will remain open into the near future and will be monitored to allow existing clients to change their direct debit payments and to clear any outstanding.

Qkr! is now at Southern River College  

qkrimageThe new Qkr (pronounced ‘quicker’) app is now live for families of students at Southern River College. Qkr by MasterCard can be downloaded for free from Apple’s app store for iPhones (iPads should download the iPhone app) or from Google Play for Android phones and tablets. After downloading the app and registering, simply select Southern River College from ‘Nearby Locations’ on Qkr or type SRCWA after tapping the magnifying glass in the top right of the home screen of Qkr, and then the app will always recognise you as part of the school in future to make payments even easier. You can pay for activities and events right now using Qkr, so why not download it today and take a look at our school on Qkr! All feedback to the school office is very welcome. Click here for a step-by-step guide on how to use the Qkr app. or checkout the video below.

25 Community Garden PicCommunity Garden – The Southern River Community Garden located on Anaconda Drive adjacent to Southern River College provides a space for recreation and social interaction . The garden promotes organic and sustainable gardening through regular workshops and family focused events. The next event is a free workshop on worm farming.  Click here for further information on this community.



October 29 is the College Open day to celebrate its 40th Birthday from 10 am to 3pm. Music from SRC music students and Bands featuring Darren Reid and the Soul City Groove. There will be food stalls, memorabilia, face painting, Science, Sports and Art displays. The Community Garden will be open Merchandise will be on sale and much more! Check out the flyer here for more information.

Can you please take a moment to fill out this survey as part of joining the Gosnells Senior High School/Southern River College Alumni group. Thank you.


Contact us if you attended Southern River College (Gosnells Senior High School) or know somebody who did.  Please let them know about our upcoming birthday celebration happening on 29 October. You can contact Kim Prescott-Brown on 9495 3227, email kim.prescott@education.wa.edu.au, or via our Facebook page https://www.facebook.com/Gosnells-Senior-High-School-Southern-River-College

Year Books, we are still seeking year books from 1982, 1986, 1998, 1999, 2007, 2008, 2009 and 2010. If you have any of these yearbooks or any other memorabilia you could let the College use or would like to donate to the College then we would love to hear from you. If you are interested in helping with our history collection we are also interested in talking to you. Please contact Kim Prescott-Brown during school hours on 9495 3232

Absentee Line: 08 9495 3222

Attendance SMS: 0407 474 729

Uniform Shop – trading days and hours here at the College every Tuesday and Friday from 8.00am – 10.30am during the school term.

College Hours for 2016 – Monday – Thursday – Start: 8.40am, Finish: 2.50pm Friday – Start: 8.50am, Finish: 2.30 pm.

College Term Dates 2016

College Term Dates 2017

Southern River College Annual Report – Click here

Parent Information Books and School Booklist 2016. Click here 

Year 7 Transition Click here for more information

Public Education Budget 2016-2017Click here for more information

Respect and Understanding

Southern River College’s motto, ‘Respect and Understanding’ is the foundation for the core values which are promoted across the College and to the broader community. ‘Respect and Understanding’ reflects our intentions to develop a supportive and inclusive environment for all students.


The College has developed and profiled our unique ‘4R’s:

  • Relationships
  • Respect for Oneself
  • Respect for Others
  • Respect for the Environment

The 4R’s are symbolic of the values which we believe our students can take with them on their journey through life. These are clearly articulated throughout the College community by students and staff as we work together on a daily basis.

Southern River College Excels

Our school has a rich history, this being our 39th year in operation. We are school that is on the move and growing rapidly with increase participation in our many and varied programs in: Minerals and Energy, Academic, Technology, Trades, Music, Netball and Soccer.

We have much to celebrate. Last year our students enjoyed great success with our Year 12 graduating class both at the individual student level and as a cohort.  For our efforts in 2014 we were again presented with a Top Public School Award.  The following is a snapshot of our success:

A Top Public School Award from Curriculum Council. 

  • 100% of students graduated with a Western Australian Certificate of Education (WACE) six years in a row now!!!
  • Attainment was an outstanding  94%
  • Certificate of Excellence
  • Attainment recognises that students who leave Southern River College regardless of WACE or VET actually leave with attaining some sort of certification or achievement recognition of their efforts after 12 Years of schooling. 

These results are an outstanding testament to the dedicated staff and talented students at Southern River College.

In 2015 – Southern River College in partnership with the Civil Construction Federation will operate its first Certificate II course in Civil Construction, allowing our students exposure to some of the most exciting career pathways in Western Australian. We will continue our work with Chevron and Toll Australia creating opportunities for our students in the Oil and Gas industry, along with Logistics and Transport. In partnership with Polytechnics West, students now have the opportunity to undertake Electrotechnology completing a Certificate II.

Our Academic students in the College will be enriched through extension courses in Maths, Science, Robotics and Engineering through Curtin University, promoting studies in the STEM areas.

Southern River College is now operating as one of four schools across the state, an Autism Extension Program for high functioning Autistic students.

The College is a recognised Teacher Development School for transition and Mathematics in partnership with Huntingdale Primary School.

Southern River College is rich in history and will be working on celebrating its 40th year of operation in 2016. Come and celebrate with us as we continue to inspire tomorrow’s future today.
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