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Hornsby Girls High School

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Year 7 2021

Year 7 student's first day is Friday 29 January 2021.

Orientation Day

Orientation Day will take place on Tuesday 1 December 2020. Due to COVID-19 restrictions NO parents will be able to enter the school. 

Please click here for detailed information regarding the Orientation day. 

Year 7 2021 Handbook


Clothing Pool Booking

If you wish to visit the clothing pool please make a booking here: Clothing Pool Booking


Hornsby Girls High School Co-Curricular Music Program

Hornsby Girls High School has a vibrant Music program containing more than 40% of the student population at the school.

We look forward to welcoming the 2021 Year 7 cohort to the Co-Curricular Music Program. 

For detailed information about the program please see our Music Handbook.


Hornsby Girls High School Laptop Program

All students at Hornsby Girls are expected to bring a charged laptop every day to all classes. 

The BYOD scheme enables the student laptop to be bought privately at a store. Parents are responsible for the selection, purchase and maintenance of the laptop. The school does not prescribe any brand or model BUT whichever laptop is chosen should comply with the recommendations below:

Mandatory BYOD device specifications:

Must be a laptop - no Android devices, no iPads, no tablets or phones.

Must have a keyboard.

Must have dual band wifi (our school wifi is on 5ghz)

Recommended BYOD features

Processor - Intel i5-8350U CPU

Memory    -  8 GB Memory

Storage     - Minimum 256 GB SSD storage.

Student Responsibilities

  • Students are responsible for all repairs and maintenance. If the laptop is being repaired the student should source a temporary replacement.

  • Students are not to use games or non educational software during school hours.

  • Students are responsible for bringing the laptop into school every day fully charged.

NOTE - While the family is responsible for all aspects of maintenance under this scheme, the school can provide assistance with connecting to the internet at school.


Year 7 Camp 

The Year 7 Orientation Camp will take place on Monday 8 and Tuesday 9 February 2021 at the Collaroy Centre. 

Please find all the information and permission slip for the camp here. 


Clothing Pool, Lowes & Opal Card Information

Please see the following documentation for information on our school clothing pool, Lowes uniform pricing and Opal card information: Clothing Pool, Lowes & Opal Card Information


Remittance Advice 

Please find attached information regarding contributions and fees for Year 7 in 2021 - Remittance Advice .

To make an online payment through the school website: 

  1. Go to our school website: https://hornsbygir-h.schools.nsw.gov.au/ 
  2. From the home page click the 'make a payment' tab, located in the centre at the top of the page.
  3. Enter your daughter's name and date of birth (You do not require a reference number). 
  4. Enter your contact details. 
  5. Select Other and add Description. 
  6. Follow the prompts to make the payment. A receipt for your payment can be printed and/or emailed to you. 


Parents and Citizens' Association (P&C)

The P&C Association plays an active and vital role in ensuring that our students receive every opportunity for an enriched educational experience at Hornsby Girls’ High School.

For detailed information on the P&C Association at Hornsby Girls High School please click here.


If your daughter is interested in participating in the Drama Enrichment Program, please complete this Form - Drama Enrichment Program 2021


Note: This page will be updated as more information becomes available.