Judging Panel visit for the Governors STEM Award

This week Joseph Banks Secondary College was announced as a finalist in the 2021 Governor’s School STEM Awards by the Hon. Kim Beazley AC, Governor of Western Australia, along with the Hon. Roger Cook MLA MLA, Minister for Science and the Hon. Sue Ellery MLC, Minister for Education and Training. […]


Course Code: 9SELEDomain: ScienceTimetable: <timetable>Length of Course: <duration> Course Information Year 9 Electronics is an introduction to electrical and electronics concepts. You will learn basic soldering techniques and how electronic components, such as batteries, resistors, light emitting diodes (LEDs) and switches are put together to make an electronic circuit. Construction […]

Specialised Sport (Racquet)

Course Code: <course_code>Domain: <domain>Timetable: <timetable>Length of Course: <duration> Course Information In Year 9, we offer Specialised Sport classes. This particular Specialised Sport elective will cover racquet sports such as; Badminton, Table Tennis, Tennis and Squash. Throughout the trimester, you will be assessed on your skills in relation to the Achievement Standards […]

Wood Machining

Course Code:  Domain: Technologies Timetable: Length of Course: Trimester Unit Information Students will continue the safe use of machines already covered in Year 9 and will be exposed to new machinery, including faceplate turning a bowl on the wood lathe, sharpening a chisel on the sharpening machine and routering various edge […]