Start of Year Information
START OF THE 2022 SCHOOL YEAR
Norwood International High School staff will welcome all Year 7, 8 and 12 students to campus by 8:30am on Wednesday 2 February. Those students undertaking a hybrid Stage 1/Stage 2 program or the new International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme (IBDP) will also be able to attend school and face-to-face lessons.
Lessons will commence at 8:45am with an Extended Connect class for these students only.
Hybrid Stage 1/Stage 2 students will only attend face-to-face lessons for their Stage 2 (Year 12) classes. They can negotiate to undertake their Stage 1 (Year 11) remote studies either at home or supervised in the Learning Hub.
Norwood International Year 9-11 students will also start their learning program on Wednesday 2 February, however remotely. Year 9-11 students will be expected to join their Connect class for their first lesson at 10:25am (Lesson 3), followed by other online classes according to their timetable and Daymap instructions. The school day will start at 8:45am from Thursday 3 February (with the exception of 9:40am on Wednesdays).
Please see more information regarding Start of Year Arrangements here.
An SMS message will be sent to families advising when timetables are available to be viewed in Daymap and Parent Portal.
Stationery & Booklists
Information about our school uniform can be found by clicking this link.
Photos take on this day will be used for the student ID card that students must bring with them every day to school.
Photos will be taken in 2022 by EventPhoto on Friday 11 February.
If you wish to purchase photos payment can be made online.
The Norwood International High School (NIHS) is committed to providing its students with a quality, internationally recognised education that prepares them for their future life.
A 1-to-1 laptop program means students have a range of ways to complete any set task allowing each student to be able to connect globally, learn collaboratively and use their laptop as a creative ideas device.
Students at NIHS are expected to have a laptop with them at each of their lessons.
The NIHS Laptop Program offers two options:
Purchase the Lenovo ThinkPad L13 laptop
Please note that your order will get sent to your home. Further to this please make sure you order in a timely manner as there is up to a 12 week + shipping timeframe.
Borrow a NIHS loan laptop for $240 per year. A loan option is available for families experiencing financial hardship by completing an application to be approved by the principal. To apply for this you need to fill in the form below.
(NB These laptops have limited capabilities and battery life. Limited stock available).
If you have any questions, please contact the ICT Office via email email@example.com
8:30am – 3:30pm, Monday 24 January 2022
8:30am – 3:30pm, Tuesday 25 January 2022
8:30am – 3:30pm, Friday 28 January 2022.
Please do not hesitate to contact our ICT staff on 8364 2299 if you have any questions in relation to our loan laptops or collection.