Kent Street Senior High School, with its beautiful heritage buildings, is situated on a four-hectare campus on Kent Street in East Victoria Park. It is four kilometres from Perth city centre and two kilometres from Curtin University of Technology.
Kent Street Senior High School is known for its specialised programmes in Aviation, Fashion & Design and Cricket. In addition to these programmes, the school offers a wide range of teaching opportunities for a senior high school. These cater to the diverse backgrounds, interests, talents and needs of all students.
In the subject of Aviation, students are taught aeronautics and astronautics, principles of flight, piloting drones and the related aspects of engineering, mechanics and robotics. For the practical training in the aircraft, Kent Street Senior High School has two training aircraft (Cessnas) housed in a dedicated hangar.
The Specialist Programme – Fashion and Design was set up to promote the creativity of students. The programme teaches general vocational skills that relate to specific employment in the fashion and design industry, but can be adapted to many creative pathways.
The school’s excellent facilities include a swimming pool, gymnasium and fitness centre, performing arts centre, media centre, aviation centre and a state-of-the-art trade training centre with every type of woodworking, metalworking and electrical engineering equipment.