Rules and policies are in place to make sure your child remains safe and well at school.
Visit the NSW Department of Education’s policy library for all current operational policies.
Attendance and absences
Students must attend school regularly so they can achieve their educational best and increase their career and life options.
In NSW, all children from the age of 6 are legally required to attend school or be registered for home schooling through the NSW Education Standards Authority (NESA). All students must complete Year 10, or its equivalent.
For more information about compulsory school attendance, visit:
The following frameworks apply to students at our school.
Wellbeing and discipline policy
The Ponds High School Wellbeing and Discipline Policy has been developed in line the NSW Department of Education policies on student wellbeing and discipline. Download and view the TPHS Wellbeing & Discipline Policy (PDF 776KB). This policy also contains links to the NSW DoE policy documents.
The Ponds High School Examination Policy has been developed to provide students and parents with an understanding of examination procedure. Download and view the TPHS Examination Policy (PDF 79KB)