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Mount Barker High School

Not for ourselves alone

For tomorrow'sleaders

Student Absences

If your child is absent, please notify the school via email by clicking on the link


stating student's name, year level, Care Group teacher if known and the reason for the absence

Daymap   Student/Staff


Click here for Student/Staff access to Daymap



Principal's Tour

25 Oct

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

Phone 8391 1599 to make a booking


School community speak

PERMA for Staff

By Jenni Cook

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2019 Year 12 Drama Trailer


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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