Principal’s Message

Welcome to the Katanning Senior High School website. At Katanning Senior High School your child has the opportunity to engage in a challenging and comprehensive educational program within a caring and nurturing school.

Your child’s individual academic and social needs are met within a school that values achievement, respect, tolerance and perseverance. We offer as comprehensive range of courses and pathways that are responsive to the changing needs and expectations of our students and community.

Our highly professional and experienced teachers are committed to ensuring that all students strive to excel. Our motto ‘Strive to Excel’ applies to all students. Homework classes, after school subject tutoring and weekend revision seminars for senior school students aiming for direct entry to University provide additional support.

Our comprehensive Work Place Learning program enables students to access 104 different work sites that partnership with the school. This Vocational program is enhanced by the opportunity to complete Certificate qualifications within the senior school timetable. Senior School students can access additional Australian Tertiary Entrance courses through our Video-Conferencing partnership with Albany Schools as well as through the School of Isolated and Distance Education.

At the completion of school our students are able to enter post school pathways that include tertiary education, apprenticeships, traineeships and employment.

Ms Nicki Polding


Principal - Nicki Polding