Newcastle High School

Quality education in a caring environment

Telephone02 4969 3177

Emailnewcastle-h.school@det.nsw.edu.au

Library Services

Newcastle High School Library offers a variety of study areas, computers and book resources for students to utilise.

Students can also obtain information on: Opal transport cards and senior secondary student concession cards from Miss Aldham in the library office.

The Library is also home to the CAPA Staffroom and the school Print Room. 

Careers information books can be found in Non Fiction or from Mrs Hine at the Careers Office. 

Library staff 

Head Teacher Student Admin - Ms Valerie Kadarusman 

Administrative Officer - Miss Helen Aldham

Stage 6 Support Teacher - Mr Guy Hewitt

English as an Additional Language/Dialect - Mrs Joanne Myers  

Student library access times

Closed Monday morning for Staff meeting

Before school from 8.30am: timetable check and printing only. 

Recess 1: open to all students

Lunch:  open to all students

Recess 2: senior students only 

General information 

  • students have access to computers and book resources
  • senior students have two designated study areas available
  • printing is available at a nominal charge for school related documents:

 A4 only. 10c per page black and white, 30c per page for colour.

Recreational resources

  • Chess
  • UNO
  • Playing Cards
  • Assorted games 

Access from home

Students can access the school Library Catalogue at home through their Portal Page: select OLIVER, My School Library, to browse for books and chapters of books.