Mosman High School offers special programs in drama, academic, music, Chinese and visual arts courses commencing in Year 7 and then progressing into Year 8 for talented students. The innovative programs offered, reflect a caring, disciplined student centered environment that aims to motivate students to seek further challenges.
These programs are only available to students who have completed an audition process involving the presentation of a portfolio, a performance, or an exam.
Mosman High can provide these courses within the context of an excellent comprehensive high school with a history of outstanding performance in the HSC in drama, academia, music, Chinese continuers and visual arts. Some Special Programs will be allocated additional hours, possibly after school.
Facilities include theatre spaces for drama which have sophisticated lighting and sound equipment.
The visual arts faculty has its own building which houses five art rooms, two darkrooms, a resource room, excellent kiln facilities and a new multimedia computer facility. The music department has, apart from three excellent music rooms, several tutorial rooms, including a specialised drum room and three performance spaces. Chinese is delivered in a unique environment with the support of the NSW DoE Confucius Institute.
Applications are open only to students currently residing within the catchment area and siblings.
Out of area students will not be accepted into Special Programs for 2018.