Mt Druitt is a multicultural co-educational high school that opened
in 1969. It is set on spacious grounds and provides an open learning
environment. It is part of the developing Chifley College and caters for Years
7 to 10.
Facilities: Multi-purpose centre, library, networked computer rooms,
two agriculture plots, sports fields, tennis courts.
Electives Years 7 to 10: MDHS focuses on literacy and numeracy
across all subjects and offers a comprehensive range of electives to complement
the core subjects. These include Computing Studies, Commerce, Legal Studies,
Band, Childcare, Languages, Work Studies, and Sport.
Sport: Traditional grade sports including basketball, netball,
volleyball and rugby are offered, as well as a range of recreational sports.
School participation in knockout competitions is encouraged.
Extracurricular activities: Band, drama, debating, camps,
Welfare and personal development: The welfare policy is supported by
an active school council, a dedicated P&C committee and an SRC. Community
participation is an important priority of the school. The school has a school
counsellor, Aboriginal education assistant, community officer, and learning
difficulties and ESL teachers. Special programs for mediation, peer support and
non-English-speaking families are offered.
Special features: The school’s expertise in literacy has been
recognised by a Director General’s Award in 1998.
|Years||Year 7 - Year 10|
Free (Government School) |
02 9625******* 02 9625 9750
02 9832******* 02 9832 1463
|Address||Stuart Road, Mount Druitt 2770|