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Mount Barker High School

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Positive Education in  Action

At Mount Barker High School we do not see Positive Education as something that we do in addition to the rest of the curriculum, we see it as an integral part of everything we do.



Positive Education in action

Positive Education in the community

Bringing Positive Education home


Principal's Tour

26 Nov

Join the Principal on a walk around the school and observe our teaching and learning first hand.

Phone 83911599 to make a booking.

School community speak

PERMA for Staff

By Jenni Cook

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The new look Mount Barker High School.


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The Science of Gratitude

By Lexia Edwards

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Students rewrite school policy


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Positive Self Talk and Maths

By Kirsten Wissell

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Neuroscience and Education

By Jenni Cook

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Student Voice


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What makes us unique

Established 1908

For tomorrow's achievers and visionaries

In 1908, a pioneering group of local students stepped through our gates for the very first time to discover a place of inspiration, camaraderie, education and vision.

More than a century has passed since those first enquiring minds entered our classrooms, but to this day, Mount Barker High School continues its unwavering commitment to providing every student with the opportunity to learn, thrive, grow and be happy, in a friendly and enriching environment.

For that’s what makes us unique.

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A few little facts

100% of our Teaching Staff have undertaken Positive Education training

86% of students strongly agree that the school continuously looks at how to improve