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About LHS

Lambton High School was established in 1974 and has built a strong reputation amongst the community for quality education.

We are a proudly comprehensive, co-educational high school catering for students from Years 7 to 12. Our school has a strong focus on learning and high expectations for student success.

We provide quality education in a caring, secure and challenging learning environment. Our highly experienced, professional and skilled teachers demonstrate their commitment to promoting excellence in student outcomes by ensuring a stimulating and supportive learning environment and by fostering a partnership between the student, teacher and parent to achieve the best possible education.

We foster a culture of excellence and are committed to the recognition and celebration of student achievement. At Lambton High School there are opportunities for every student to achieve through challenging programs for gifted and talented students, a wide range of extra-curricula activities and effective support programs.

Our P&C actively support the school and we encourage and welcome parent and community participation in the school.

Mr Martin Rosser, Principal

NEWS ARTICLES

2016, Newcastle pair prepare for Kokoda Trek| NBN: http://www.nbnnews.com.au/2015/12/18/newcastle-pair-prepare-for-kakoda-trek/

2016, Country boys break national title drought| Newcastle Herald: http://www.theherald.com.au/story/3711821/country-boys-break-national-title-drought/

2015, White Ribbon Day |The STAR: http://www.newcastlestar.com.au/story/3495848/facing-up-to-family-violence/?cs=1535

2015, Nation joins together in harmony | Newcastle Herald: http://www.theherald.com.au/story/3457366/nation-joins-together-in-harmony/

2015, Newcastle joins in sing along | NBN News: http://www.nbnnews.com.au/2015/10/30/newcastle-joins-in-sing-along/

2015, First HSC English paper now done | Newcastle Herald: http://www.theherald.com.au/story/3416895/first-hsc-english-paper-now-done/

2015, Burke puts books on hold for trip south| Newcastle Herald: http://www.theherald.com.au/story/3280666/burke-puts-books-on-hold-for-trip-south/

2015, Science forum provides quantum leap for student| Newcastle Herald: http://www.theherald.com.au/story/3298104/science-forum-provides-quantum-leap-for-student/?cs=305

2015, Secretary for a Day: http://www.dec.nsw.gov.au/about-us/key-people/secretarys-update/secretary-for-a-day

2015, Young leader who recognises the value of hard work | Newcastle Herald: http://www.theherald.com.au/story/3272883/young-leader-who-recognises-the-value-of-hard-work/

2015, Newcastle teenager named as SES Young Volunteer of the Year | NBN News: http://www.nbnnews.com.au/2015/08/11/newcastle-teenager-named-ses-young-volunteer-of-the-year/

2015, A tribute to the Anzacs| Newcastle Herald: http://www.newcastlestar.com.au/story/3062578/lambton-high-school-students-pay-tribute-to-the-hunters-wwi-nurses-photos/

2015, Meet the youngest person ever elected to newcastle council | Newcastle Herald: http://www.theherald.com.au/story/2898734/meet-the-youngest-person-ever-elected-to-newcastle-council/

2015, Junior surfer making waves at Merewether’s Surfect| ABC:  http://www.abc.net.au/local/photos/2015/02/12/4178936.htm

2014, Copus Brown speedy solution for McGuinness| Newcastle Herald: http://www.theherald.com.au/story/2729475/copus-brown-speedy-solution-for-mcguinness/

2014, Lambton High School celebrates 40 years| Newcastle Herald:  http://www.theherald.com.au/story/2538516/lambton-high-celebrates-40-years/?cs=2373

2014, Young artists path to national exhibition | Newcastle Herald: http://www.theherald.com.au/story/2761445/young-artists-path-to-national-exhibition/?cs=12

2014, Morgan Cibilic ready for Australian junior surfing titles| Newcastle Herald: http://www.theherald.com.au/story/2719193/cibilic-ready-for-junior-titles/

2014, Lambton athlete to represent newcastle at 2014 lake macquarie international childrens games| Newcastle Herald: http://www.newcastlestar.com.au/story/2734494/lambton-athlete-to-represent-newcastle-at-2014-lake-macquarie-international-childrens-games/?cs=1661

2014, Youth Rockin’ the Black Dog| ABC Radio: https://soundcloud.com/1233newcastle/winners-of-youth-rockin-the-black-dog-band-comp

2014, Continuing to rise| Newcastle Herald: http://www.theherald.com.au/story/2702657/favourite-emerges-for-ward-3-vacancy/?cs=305

2014, Local pupils join count us in day| NBN: http://www.nbnnews.com.au/index.php/2013/10/31/local-pupils-join-count-us-in-day

2014, Half a million children sing together| Newcastle Herald: www.theherald.com.au/story/2658591/half-a-million-children-sing-together/?cs=305

2014, Hunter secondary diving team still dominant force| Newcastle Herald:  http://newsstore.smh.com.au/apps/viewDocument.ac;jsessionid=8655B8A275F84BD6B100B8E3B704FA14?sy=afr&pb=all_ffx&dt=selectRange&dr=1month&so=relevance&sf=text&sf=headline&rc=10&rm=200&sp=brs&cls=1151&clsPage=1&docID=NCH140429G81II6TGJ7L

2014, Sam Gillard wins a Gold Medal at the Australian Figure Skating Championships, Primary Men’s division|NBN News report: http://www.nbnnews.com.au/index.php/2013/12/21/fighting-chance/

2014, Lambton High School basketballer shoots for dreams to move to the United States|The STAR: http://www.newcastlestar.com.au/story/2034571/lambton-high-school-basketballer-shoots-for-dream-to-move-to-the-united-states/?cs=1661

2014, Lambton High alumna, Samantha Poolman, on contract with the Adelaide Thunderbirds in the ANZ Championship: http://www.newcastlestar.com.au/story/2094309/samantha-poolman-on-court-for-adelaide-thunderbirds-preseason/?cs=1661; http://www.newcastlestar.com.au/story/2048997/samantha-poolman-fired-up-for-second-year-with-adelaide-thunderbirds/?cs=1661

2014, The Honourable Sharon Claydon MP, Member for Newcastle, recognised and congratulated our school leaders in the House of Representatives on 5 March 2014: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Ohqyg6bJDCk

2014,Young artist Rebecca Wilson goes bush for ideas| Newcastle Herald: http://www.theherald.com.au/story/2308415/young-artist-rebecca-wilson-goes-bush-for-ideas/

2014: http://www.theherald.com.au/story/1944152/social-eyes-photos-december-1/

2013, Cardiff teenager pedals to the medals  | Newcastle Star: http://www.newcastlestar.com.au/story/1294006/cardiff-teenager-pedals-to-the-medals/

 2013, Kai’s road to cycling success | Newcastle Herald: http://www.theherald.com.au/story/1547072/video-kais-road-to-cycling-success/

2013 Water polo talent pool gets deeper | Newcastle Herald: http://www.theherald.com.au/story/1931987/water-polo-talent-pool-gets-deeper/

2013, Hunter students top HSC courses | Newcastle Herald: http://www.theherald.com.au/story/1978116/hunter-students-top-hsc-courses/?cs=12

2013, US scholarship serves up dream opportunities for Jack | Newcastle Herald: http://www.theherald.com.au/story/1940066/us-scholarship-serves-up-dream-opportunity-for-jack/

2013, Men embrace White Ribbon Day | Newcastle Herald:  http://www.theherald.com.au/story/1929422/men-embrace-white-ribbon-day/#slide=1

2013, Hunter divers deliver for NSW | Newcastle Herald: http://www.theherald.com.au/story/1417916/hunter-divers-deliver-for-nsw/

2013, White Ribbon Day teens aim to stop abuse | Newcastle Herald: http://www.theherald.com.au/story/1929422/white-ribbon-day-teens-aim-to-stop-abuse-video/?cs=316

2013, Local pupils join Count Us In day| NBN News: http://www.nbnnews.com.au/index.php/2013/10/31/local-pupils-join-count-us-in-day/

2013, Lambton High School students impress at 2013 Australian Fire Cadet Championships | The Star: http://www.newcastlestar.com.au/story/1825012/lambton-high-school-students-impress-at-2013-australian-fire-cadet-championships/

2013, Green day promotes school sustainability | Newcastle Herald: http://www.theherald.com.au/story/1589539/green-day-promotes-school-sustainability/

2013: Hunter Academy News:http://www.hunteracademy.org.au/index.cfm?html_error_code=404

2013, Lambton High School – WotOpera: http://wotopera.org.au/lambton-high-school/

2013, Hunter diggers honoured at Combined schools ANZAC servive | Newcastle Herald: http://www.theherald.com.au/story/114980/hunter-diggers-honoured-at-combined-schools-anzac-service/

2013, WotOpera presents Lambton High School – YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jpAeNhoOZ6I&desktop_uri=%2Fwatch%3Fv%3DjpAeNhoOZ6I&app=desktop

2013, Bachelor Tim on the lookout for love | Newcastle Herald: http://www.theherald.com.au/story/1759571/bachelor-tim-on-the-lookout-for-love/

2013, Young Kantarovski takes mature attitude into F3 derby | Newcastle Herald: http://www.theherald.com.au/story/1876675/young-kantarovski-takes-mature-attitude-into-f3-derby/

2012, Hunter diggers honoured at Combined Schools ANZAC Service | Newcastle Herald: http://www.theherald.com.au/story/114980/hunter-diggers-honoured-at-combined-schools-anzac-service/

2012, Lambton claim glory | Newcastle Herald:http://www.theherald.com.au/story/298943/lambton-claim-glory/

2012, Hunter student drama honours Vietnam military service| Newcastle Herald: http://www.theherald.com.au/story/115003/hunter-student-drama-honours-vietnam-military-service/

2012, VIDEO: Joe Moore plays Lambton HS | Newcastle Herald: http://www.theherald.com.au/story/269683/video-joe-moore-plays-lambton-hs/

2012, The making of Michelle Bridges | Newcastle Herald: http://www.theherald.com.au/story/269538/the-making-of-michelle-bridges/

2011, Green Day at Lambton High | Newcastle Herald: http://www.theherald.com.au/story/471951/green-day-at-lambton-high/

2011, HSC Art Express: http://www.artexpress.nsw.edu.au/gallery_guide/newcastle-12.html

2010, Lambton Nexus|Newcastle Herald: http://theherald.yourguide.com.au/pubs/files/2077

2010, Green Day with change for bus ticket | Newcastle Herald: http://www.theherald.com.au/story/456653/green-day-with-change-for-bus-ticket/

2009, Legge takes giant step | Newcastle Herald: http://newsstore.fairfax.com.au/apps/viewDocument.ac;jsessionid=C0E02A740640FA9EBC59F18DF87E1672?sy=afr&pb=all_ffx&dt=selectRange&dr=1month&so=relevance&sf=text&sf=headline&rc=10&rm=200&sp=brs&cls=643&clsPage=1&docID=NCH090121CR5FO2P5GRG

2009, Leading light of the hour|Newcastle Herald: http://www.theherald.com.au/story/493997/leading-light-of-the-hour/

2009, Friends in high places elevate teenager to Socceroos – Football – Sport: http://www.smh.com.au/news/sport/football/friends-in-high-places-elevate-teenager-to-socceroos/2009/02/24/1235237649122.html

2009, Jets star Ben Kantarovski hoping for good HSC pass | Newcastle Herald: http://www.theherald.com.au/story/449640/jets-star-ben-kantarovski-hoping-for-good-hsc-pass/

2009, Jessica Legge sets record pace at festival | Newcastle Herald: http://www.theherald.com.au/story/492188/jessica-legge-sets-record-pace-at-festival/

2009, Basketball Stars Reach New Heights|Newcastle Herald: http://www.theherald.com.au/story/449857/basketball-stars-reach-new-heights/

2009, Lambton Nexus|Newcastle Herald: http://theherald.yourguide.com.au/pubs/files/1771

2009, Basketball stars reach new heights|Newcastle Herald:http://www.theherald.com.au/story/449857/basketball-stars-reach-new-heights/

2008, Top marks to an inspirational teacher|Newcastle Herald: http://www.theherald.com.au/story/484948/top-marks-to-an-inspirational-teacher/

2008, Lambton Nexus|Newcastle Herald: http://theherald.yourguide.com.au/pubs/files/1408

2008, Breeding ground: Witherdin latest star pupil from Lambton High | Newcastle Herald: http://www.theherald.com.au/story/487121/breeding-ground-witherdin-latest-star-pupil-from-lambton-high/

2008, ERREA Cup Finalists: http://www.nswschoolsfootball.org.au/erreacup_08_chsfinal.htm

2008, Student service salutes our soldiers| Newcastle Herald: http://www.theherald.com.au/story/482142/student-service-salutes-our-soldiers/

2008, Students start at HSC business end| Newcastle Herald: http://www.theherald.com.au/story/488891/students-start-at-hsc-business-end/

2007, Legge keeps up with Jones | thetelegraph: http://www.dailytelegraph.com.au/sport/legge-keeps-up-with-jones/story-e6frexni-1111113870902

2007, Pupils are winners| Newcastle Herald:  http://www.theherald.com.au/story/478466/pupils-are-winners/#slide=3

2007: Perfect 10 for Legge: http://www.districts.com.au/districts-articles/2007/12/11/perfect-10-for-legge-teenage-swimmer-scoops-pool-at-northern-districts-titles/

2003: Jessica Malone, Athens Olympics: http://www.judo.com.au/judo-articles/2003/10/23/medal-spurs-malone-in-olympics-crusade/