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Mount Barker High School

Not for ourselves alone

For innovationand invention


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 Student Absences

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

student absences

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


Last Day Term 2

03 Jul

Live-steam Assemblies via Facebook page

Year 8 - 9.00am
Year 9 - 10.00am
Year 10 - 11.05am
Year 11 - 12 noon
Year 12 - 1.30pm

Early dismissal 2.10pm

School community speak

PERMA for Staff

By Jenni Cook

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Student Voice


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The Science of Gratitude

By Lexia Edwards

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2019 Year 12 Drama Trailer


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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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Case Study Positive Education

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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