“It takes a lot of courage to release the familiar and seemingly secure, to embrace the new. But there is more security in the adventurous and exciting, for in movement there is life, and in change there is power.” Alan Cohen
Welcome to Dainfern College High School!
Dainfern College offers a values-based, relevant and excellent education. We believe in providing opportunities for all our High School students to grow and learn in an environment of support, kindness, respect, discipline and compassion. Our teachers, tutors, student leaders, counsellors and coaches provide strong pastoral care and an amazing spirit and camaraderie exist between students and staff.
As a proud Global Round Square school, we share a strong underlying belief in learning and the development of every student into a whole person… academically, physically, culturally and spiritually, within the supportive environment of a caring school community.
From our groundbreaking academic extension programmes through to our parallel school exit examination system, our comprehensive extramural offer, innovative Leadership programme and our nurturing student wellbeing support systems, we believe we offer a holistic solution to the challenges presented by an ever-changing local and global community.
Our excellent track record as a university feeder school and the successes of our students and alumni, both locally and internationally, attest to the power we celebrate through change.
Our holistic approach to education creates opportunities for active participation in all spheres of school life.
Our tuckshop sells a range of healthy snacks and meals throughout the day that can be preordered online.