Press enquiries should be directed to:

Theresa Collignon 

CEO, Gateway Community High


M: 0466 336 962

ABC Radio logo.png
Spotlight logo.png
John Alexander.PNG
March, 2021

John Alexander, OAM MP attended the official launch of Gateway Community High and interviewed Theresa Collignon, CEO.

John Alexander asked "So (Gateway is) really ensuring equal opportunity of education?".

Theresa Collignon, responded "Absolutely! It's about everybody gets a chance, a second chance, third, fourth, fifth, as many as needed because everyone has a different starting point....we are trying to catch them up with each other."

Watch the interview.

channel 9 news.png
Jan 23, 2021

Channel 9 News came to interview Gateway student, Kyrah, as well as Principal, Roger Ashcroft and CEO, Theresa Collignon.

The report states, "The classroom doors on a brand new style of school are just days away from opening in Sydney's northwest. Gateway Community High at Carlingford is targeted at students who find mainstream schools aren't working for them and it's set to change the way we think about education."


"I miss being passionate about school. I think Gateway's going to really help that." says student, Kyrah.

Watch the segment.

JA Gateway 1.jpg
Nov 19, 2020

We were delighted to host John Alexander MP at our new school. 

"It was my pleasure to visit them at 263 Marsden Rd Carlingford and find out more about how they'll serve our community." states John.

Read more.

SMH Theresa and Roger.jpg
By Natassia Chrysanthos | Nov 6, 2020

A new school in Sydney's north-west is being set up to catch the students who are "falling through the cracks", struggling with attendance or engaging in mainstream settings....Benchmarks for success are also different: the first goal is getting students to attend five days a week, and ensuring their social and emotional wellbeing.

Read more.

By Hills District Independent Magazine | Nov 2020 

What happens when young teens just do not "fit" into a mainstream school? There are so many reasons why this happens - complex issues at home, bullying and anxiety to name just a few.

Read more.

By Hills District Mums HQ | Nov 4, 2020 

With so many disruptions to education this year, there’s never been a greater need for a community school like this. It will enable students to complete the Year 10 NSW Record of School Achievement (ROSA), and provide a gateway to ongoing education or training, whether that be Year 11 and 12 or vocational training.

Read more.

 by RDM | Oct 28, 2020 

The school offers an opportunity for students to thrive by gaining a real sense of confidence and belonging. Their alternative approaches will be unique and students will be expected to be the drivers of their own educational destiny. It’s a place of flexible, engaging, and practical learning where students can reconnect with their learning.

Read more.