01 September 2020   

Richmond Agricultural College is excited to provide the opportunity for students to apply for the 2021 Year 7 Agricultural Specialty Stream.

This is a first of its kind in NSW and will see students apply through portfolio and interview to attend the College.

The students will study a unique curriculum developed to support their passions/interests in AgSTEM, and will be based three days a week on the Western Sydney University Campus (Hawkesbury) at the Centre of Excellence in Agricultural Education and two days a week on the Richmond HS Campus.

Student's will study courses in Design Thinking, Applied Learning (AgSTEM) and Agriculture, along with their core curriculum. They will learn in a trans-disciplinary model that sees learning opportunities partnered with our tertiary academic partners and industry. Students will also engage in a tailored AgSTEM transition/careers program from Yr 7- Yr 12 including opportunities for mentoring by academic and industry experts.

The 2021 intake will include a Yr 7 class of 30. There are NO local drawing areas for these positions. Applications close 3pm Wednesday 16th September.

For more information and to obtain an enrolment information package contact the College via email: richmondagcollege-h.school@det.nsw.edu.au or visit the website.