Key Annual Events

Key P&C events in the CHS school year

Please check the school newsletter or the P&C Calendar for exact dates closer to the time. 


Term 1

First day of school for Year 7 (Term 1, Day 2)

An opportunity to welcome new parents and caregivers to Chatswood High on their first day of school. Parent volunteers provided from Year 8.


Welcome Evening (Held early in Term 1)

A social evening for all parents and teachers to be welcomed to the Chatswood High School community by the P&C. For adults only, as alcohol will be served. Parent volunteers provided from year 9.


Term 3

The Annual Art Show of students work 

Showcasing HSC major works and as well as student work from all years. Parent volunteers provided by Year 11 and 12. Supper provided by the P&C.


Year 12 Graduation Assembly and Celebration Night (last week of Term 3)

Year 12 parent volunteers help plan the end of year celebration Night – an event for students, parents and teachers. Year 12 parents also support students to organise the Formal.


Term 4

World Teachers Day Morning Tea (last Friday in October)

A special morning tea to thank teachers and school staff held on the last Friday in October. Parent helpers provided by Year 10 parents. Morning tea provided by the P&C.


Orientation Day (Early December)

Future Year 7 parents and students are introduced to CHS and given a warm welcome. Year 7 parent volunteers needed to assist and support.


Presentation Day (Early December)

A formal function to recognise student achievement throughout the year. Students are advised in advance if they are to receive an award.


Music Nights

All parents are welcome at the music nights towards the end of each term featuring performances from our bands, string ensemble and choir as well as special guests. There are often additional special music nights during the year which feature our most accomplished musicians.


Parent Network

As well as helping organise volunteers for the events, the Parent Network provides a wonderful opportunity for parents and caregivers to get to know others in their child's year group at various social functions, organised for their year group. Invitations to these social functions are sent via the parent network email list and are placed in the school newsletter.