Lyneham High School

An ACT Public School
Care Quality Creativity


Goodwin Street
Lyneham 2602 ACT
Canberra Australia

Phone:(02) 6205 6399
Fax: (02) 6205 6411


May_20_Newsletter_2016.pdf PDF (3.8 MB)
Newsletter Archives


Term 1 2016 Calendar PDF (108.3 KB)
Term 2 2016 Calendar PDF (103.8 KB)
Term 3 2016 Calendar PDF (105.8 KB)
Term 4 2016 Calendar PDF (104.6 KB)

13th Jun 2016
Queen's Birthday

1st Jul 2016
Term 2 Ends

18th Jul 2016
Term 3 Begins

23rd Sep 2016
Term 3 Ends

Calendar events

NAPLAN 2016 -  Lyneham High School

The National Assessment Program – Literacy and Numeracy (NAPLAN) will take place at Lyneham High School for Year 7 and 9 students from Tuesday May 10th to Thursday May 12th, with Friday May 13th being a catch up day for those students who are absent from a scheduled test session. Please click here for hints on how students can prepare themselves for these three days.



Tuesday 3 May 2016

General Information 6.30pm to 8.30pm

A general information evening will be held for prospective parents of Year 7 2017. The evening will start in the school hall at 6.30pm with an address from the Principal, followed by a tour of the school.

Band information session 5.45pm to 6.15pm

A Band information session will occur in the Lyneham Performing Arts Centre (LPAC).
Band applications are due via email by Tuesday 10 May.
Students are required to sit the Band test on either Thursday 5 or Wednesday 11 May.


Wednesday 4 May 6.00pm to 8.00pm

SEAL and LEAP information sessions in the Lyneham Performing Arts Centre (LPAC)

SEAL information session 6.00 – 6.45pm

Sporting Excellence At Lyneham (for elite sports students)
SEAL applications are due via email by Tuesday 10 May. Applicants who are successful in the written application will be contacted via email with the date and tryout time of the relevant sport.
Tryouts for each sport will occur from Monday 23 to Friday 27 May.

LEAP information session 7.00pm – 7.45pm

Lyneham Enriched Academic Program (for gifted and talented students)
LEAP applications are due via email by Thursday 5 May.
Students are required to sit the LEAP test on either Friday 6 or Monday 9 May in the school Hall. In order to secure a test date you must submit an application form (indicating your preferred test date) by 3.30pm Thursday 5 May. Be aware that places are limited.

Online Application to Enrol process

Applications must be submitted via the Education Directorate website
Applications open on Tuesday 26 April. The closing date for enrolment applications is 27th May 2016.

Click here for the Education Directorate timeline for application processing and the appeals process.

LEAP, SEAL and Band applications

For the Lyneham High School Band, SEAL and LEAP programs, information booklets and application forms are here.
Click here for a timeline for the application process.

School Prospectus


Bring Your Own Device (BYOD) in 2016

Information from the recent parent forum about BYOD in 2016 can be found here.


Homework Group

In 2016 the Homework Club is operating on Monday and Thursday afternoons from 3.15pm to 4.15pm during term time.  Please note - these are different days to those offered in 2015.

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