Quorn Area School endeavours to provide quality learning experiences, enhancing students’ opportunities to achieve their personal best and encouraging them to make positive contributions in our changing society. The remote R-12 school services a bicultural community involved in agricultural, tourism, trade and service industries.
Facilities: School/Community Gymnasium, School/Community Library, Home Economics, Technical Studies, Agricultural facilities, two Computing rooms, Art, Science, Music, Stephanie Alexander Kitchen Garden, Video Conferencing and E-learning facilities, Special Needs/SSO room, R – 5 Activity Room, Interactive Whiteboards in R-5.
Electives Years 7 to 10: English, Maths, Science, Society and Environment, Music, Art, Health and Physical Education.
Electives Years 11 and 12: Open Access, eLeaning and face-to-face delivery models and vertical groupings and can also study vocational education and training units and participate in school-based apprenticeships.
Sport: An intraschool Swimming Carnival and Sports Day, SAPSASA and MNSEC.
Extracurricular activities: Bi-annual Food and Fun Fair, Bi-annual School Concert/Musical, Choir, MNSEC Showcase , Community Events
Welfare and personal development: Students with special needs and specific learning difficulties are supported by our Year Level Coordinators, School Service Officers and classroom teachers. Aboriginal Education is a priority and Aboriginal students are supported by our Aboriginal Education Teacher and Aboriginal Community Education Officer.
Special features: Vocational Education through Pichi Richi Trade Training Centre.