International Student Coordinator: Ms Mayra Hernandez
Total number of students: Approx. 1389
Fairvale High epitomises its ethos of tradition, care and innovation. Since its establishment, the school has evolved into a large, dynamic, multicultural high school that has continuously set an outstanding record in academic, cultural, social and sporting excellence.
By providing a range of specialised and dedicated staff as well as modern and leading-edge facilities and services, Fairvale High's values of ensuring a supportive and caring environment for all students is unmistakable.
English as an additional language or dialect (EAL/D)
Trained and experienced EAL/D teachers
Student support services
Comprehensively resourced library
Junior and Senior Learning Centres
After School Tuition
Weekly international student meetings
Dedicated international student team
French and Spanish (beginners, continuers and extension)
Well-appointed performing arts studio, creative spaces and language laboratories
Innovative home economics, industrial technology and science facilities
Spacious and well-equipped sporting gym, indoor/outdoor facilities
Accelerated and highly competitive mathematics courses
Well-guided vocational and higher educational support links
Student engagement support
Student leadership and volunteering opportunities
Academic achievements - 2018 HSC results
Our dux was Jason Khu with an ATAR of 99.3
70% of students gained entry into university and TAFE
Awards - top international student ATARs
96.15 - Quang Khan Ha Pham (Vietnam)
91.70 - Phalla Ratanak Kim (Cambodia)
Local area features
Located 33km west of the Sydney CBD, the city of Fairfield home to Fairvale High, neighbours a number of vibrant and diverse suburbs.
There are over 133 nationalities and over 70 languages groups - including Asian, European and Middle Eastern. Excellent transport systems allow easy access to a number of major surrounding city centres.