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Our Vision Statement

To inspire young people to become active citizens who can achieve their full potential and flourish


Our Values

Respect  Resilience  Perseverance  Community


Administration Office

Parents, visitors and delivery drivers are to report to the administration office on arrival

Office hours : 8.00am to 4.00pm


Virtual Tour

While nothing compares to experiencing our school campus in person, you are welcome to explore our facilities with our 3D virtual tour

April School Holidays

16 Apr

we wish all of our students and their families a safe and restful school holiday break

term 2 commences Monday, 29 April at 8.40am

School Calendar

School community speak

Beginning our positive journey

By Jenni Cook

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Problems are our friends

By Jenni Cook

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About our blog

By Jenni Cook

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Measure, Measure, Measure

By Jenni Cook

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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.

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