Lambton High School

Light The Way

Telephone02 49 523977

Learning across the curriculum

Cross curriculum content enriches and supports the learning areas and adds depth to student learning.

In NSW students study a range of learning across the curriculum content.

Cross curriculum priorities

  • Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander histories and cultures 
  • Asia and Australia’s engagement with Asia 
  • sustainability

General capabilities

  • critical and creative thinking 
  • ethical understanding 
  • information and communication technology capability 
  • intercultural understanding 
  • literacy 
  • numeracy 
  • personal and social capability

Other learning across the curriculum areas

  • civics and citizenship
  • difference and diversity
  • work and enterprise.

© NSW Education Standards Authority (NESA) for and on behalf of the Crown in right of the State of New South Wales, 2012


Maximising the educational opportunities and outcomes of students is a key priority for the school.

Below are programs that have been incorporated into the school:

  • Authentic Assessment program incorporates real life learning and builds capacity for students through presenting and evaluating their own work.
  • Learning and Support program builds the foundation for student learning and provides a supportive and individualised program for students with a range of special needs.
  • Gifted and Talented program fosters enrichment, mentoring, creativity and opportunities for students.
  • Leadership and Welfare program ensures a positive and productive school atmosphere.
  • Creative and Performing Arts program delivers opportunities for students to develop their expressive and creative potential.
  • School Sports program promotes participation and opportunity to compete in a range of sports.
  • Environmental Education program promotes and celebrates sustainable living outcomes.