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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


2016, Newcastle pair prepare for Kokoda Trek| NBN:

2016, Country boys break national title drought| Newcastle Herald:

2015, White Ribbon Day |The STAR:

2015, Nation joins together in harmony | Newcastle Herald:

2015, Newcastle joins in sing along | NBN News:

2015, First HSC English paper now done | Newcastle Herald:

2015, Burke puts books on hold for trip south| Newcastle Herald:

2015, Science forum provides quantum leap for student| Newcastle Herald:

2015, Secretary for a Day:

2015, Young leader who recognises the value of hard work | Newcastle Herald:

2015, Newcastle teenager named as SES Young Volunteer of the Year | NBN News:

2015, A tribute to the Anzacs| Newcastle Herald:

2015, Meet the youngest person ever elected to newcastle council | Newcastle Herald:

2015, Junior surfer making waves at Merewether’s Surfect| ABC:

2014, Copus Brown speedy solution for McGuinness| Newcastle Herald:

2014, Lambton High School celebrates 40 years| Newcastle Herald:

2014, Young artists path to national exhibition | Newcastle Herald:

2014, Morgan Cibilic ready for Australian junior surfing titles| Newcastle Herald:

2014, Lambton athlete to represent newcastle at 2014 lake macquarie international childrens games| Newcastle Herald:

2014, Youth Rockin’ the Black Dog| ABC Radio:

2014, Continuing to rise| Newcastle Herald:

2014, Local pupils join count us in day| NBN:

2014, Half a million children sing together| Newcastle Herald:

2014, Hunter secondary diving team still dominant force| Newcastle Herald:;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:

2014, Lambton High School basketballer shoots for dreams to move to the United States|The STAR:

2014, Lambton High alumna, Samantha Poolman, on contract with the Adelaide Thunderbirds in the ANZ Championship:;

2014, The Honourable Sharon Claydon MP, Member for Newcastle, recognised and congratulated our school leaders in the House of Representatives on 5 March 2014:

2014,Young artist Rebecca Wilson goes bush for ideas| Newcastle Herald:


2013, Cardiff teenager pedals to the medals  | Newcastle Star:

 2013, Kai’s road to cycling success | Newcastle Herald:

2013 Water polo talent pool gets deeper | Newcastle Herald:

2013, Hunter students top HSC courses | Newcastle Herald:

2013, US scholarship serves up dream opportunities for Jack | Newcastle Herald:

2013, Men embrace White Ribbon Day | Newcastle Herald:

2013, Hunter divers deliver for NSW | Newcastle Herald:

2013, White Ribbon Day teens aim to stop abuse | Newcastle Herald:

2013, Local pupils join Count Us In day| NBN News:

2013, Lambton High School students impress at 2013 Australian Fire Cadet Championships | The Star:

2013, Green day promotes school sustainability | Newcastle Herald:

2013: Hunter Academy News:

2013, Lambton High School – WotOpera:

2013, Hunter diggers honoured at Combined schools ANZAC servive | Newcastle Herald:

2013, WotOpera presents Lambton High School – YouTube:

2013, Bachelor Tim on the lookout for love | Newcastle Herald:

2013, Young Kantarovski takes mature attitude into F3 derby | Newcastle Herald:

2012, Hunter diggers honoured at Combined Schools ANZAC Service | Newcastle Herald:

2012, Lambton claim glory | Newcastle Herald:

2012, Hunter student drama honours Vietnam military service| Newcastle Herald:

2012, VIDEO: Joe Moore plays Lambton HS | Newcastle Herald:

2012, The making of Michelle Bridges | Newcastle Herald:

2011, Green Day at Lambton High | Newcastle Herald:

2011, HSC Art Express:

2010, Lambton Nexus|Newcastle Herald:

2010, Green Day with change for bus ticket | Newcastle Herald:

2009, Legge takes giant step | Newcastle Herald:;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:

2009, Friends in high places elevate teenager to Socceroos – Football – Sport:

2009, Jets star Ben Kantarovski hoping for good HSC pass | Newcastle Herald:

2009, Jessica Legge sets record pace at festival | Newcastle Herald:

2009, Basketball Stars Reach New Heights|Newcastle Herald:

2009, Lambton Nexus|Newcastle Herald:

2009, Basketball stars reach new heights|Newcastle Herald:

2008, Top marks to an inspirational teacher|Newcastle Herald:

2008, Lambton Nexus|Newcastle Herald:

2008, Breeding ground: Witherdin latest star pupil from Lambton High | Newcastle Herald:

2008, ERREA Cup Finalists:

2008, Student service salutes our soldiers| Newcastle Herald:

2008, Students start at HSC business end| Newcastle Herald:

2007, Legge keeps up with Jones | thetelegraph:

2007, Pupils are winners| Newcastle Herald:

2007: Perfect 10 for Legge:

2003: Jessica Malone, Athens Olympics: