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Toronto High School

Toronto High School

Remis Insurgite - Rise to Your Oars.

Telephone02 4959 1788

Personal development, health and physical education

Personal development, health and physical education (PDHPE) is mandatory from Kindergarten to Year 10.

According to the NSW Education Standards Authority (NESA), students are expected to participate in PDHPE for 300 hours per year in Years 7 to 10.

PDHPE provides students with opportunities to explore issues that are likely to impact on the health, safety and wellbeing of themselves and others – now and in the future. Students also participate in challenging and enjoyable physical activity, improving their capacity to move with skill and confidence.

In Year 11 and 12, courses available include:

  • Community and Family Studies
  • Exploring Early Childhood
  • Personal Development, Health and Physical Education
  • Sport, Lifestyle and Recreation Studies.


Stage 4 - Year 7 and Year 8

Stage 5 - Year 9 and Year 10 


  • Physical and Sport Studies (PASS).

Stage 6 - Year 11 and Year 12 


  • Community and Family Studies (CAFS)
  •  Personal Development, Health and Physical Activities (PDHPE)
  • Sport Coaching Cert III (Non ATAR)
  • Sport, Lifestyle and Recreation (SLR) (Non ATAR)

Our Team

Brenton Remington - Head Teacher 

Jane Willott

Michael Hackney

Jarrad Penfold

Kyle Bettinzoli

Clare Trimble

Jordan Cadd

Jessica Terry