llawarra Sports High School is a comprehensive high school that offers a highly successful Talented Sports Program. Our school motto "integer vitae- the wholeness of life" means we offer a wide variety of learning experiences for all students.
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Illawarra Mercury Year 12 Formal Special Article featuring our students shining.

The Illawarra Mercury have today 26 November featured a special Year 12 formal section in the paper and there are some beautiful pictures of our Year 12 students for 2014.... Read more

White Ribbon Day

White Ribbon Day - Tuesday 25 November

On the 25th November Illawarra Sports High School will announce its decision to become a White Ribbon School and take a stand against violence against women. White Ribbon Day is dedicated to the awareness of Domestic Violence... Read more

What parents should know about Instagram

It's hard to keep up with all the social media platforms and apps our kids want to use. Instagram is currently one of the most popular social networks for school-aged children at the moment. It's a free, photo and video sharing... Read more

Managing depression in children

One in four kids over the age of 12 has significant depressive symptoms. For girls, depression generally appears between the ages of 11 through to about 14. For boys, depression generally appears between 12 and 16. Signs your... Read more

Managing exam stress

As students prepare for end-of-year exams, child psychologist Kimberley O'Brien, from Sydney's Quirky Kid Clinic, has some good advice to help families manage pre-exam stress. "Stress isn't necessarily a bad thing – adrenalin... Read more

Building your child's reading skills

Here are some simple tips to encourage your child to become a strong reader and a book lover for the rest of their lives. Share a book at home Children love to hear a story read aloud. Try reading with different voices, lots of... Read more