Cumberland High School logo

Cumberland High School

Cumberland High School

Bắn cá phá hũExcellence in Education

Telephone02 9871 7718

Rules and policies

Rules and policies are in place to make sure your child remains safe and well at school.

Visit the NSW Department of Education’s  for all current operational policies.

Our school uses the department's  to ensure all of our communication is collaborative and respectful.

Attendance and absences

Bắn cá phá hũStudents must attend school regularly so they can achieve their educational best and increase their career and life options.

Bắn cá phá hũIn NSW, all children from the age of 6 are legally required to attend school or be  through the NSW Education Standards Authority (NESA). All students must complete Year 10, or its equivalent.

Bắn cá phá hũYoung people below the age of 17 who have completed Year 10 must be:

  • in school, or registered for home schooling 

  • Bắn cá phá hũin approved education or training, such as a traineeship, apprenticeship or TAFE

  • in full-time paid employment (average 25 hours a week) 

  • in a combination of work, education and/or training (average of 25 hours a week combined).

Bắn cá phá hũStudents 17 years and over who are enrolled in school must attend school regularly to meet HSC course requirements. 

Bắn cá phá hũAs a parent or carer, you are responsible for ensuring your child attends school every day when they are of compulsory school age. You must explain all absences to the school within 7 days.

Bắn cá phá hũFor more information about compulsory school attendance, visit:

  • .

School frameworks (school rules)

As well as following the department’s operational policies, we have developed frameworks for our students in line with our school’s values and commitments.