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Darwin High School

Established in 1956, Darwin High School is an independent public school catering for students in Years 10 to 12.

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Of our students successfully completed their NTCET in 2019.


Students achieved an Australian Tertiary Admissions Rank (ATAR) of 90 or more.


The top NTCET score in the NT in 2019 was achieved at Darwin High School.


Six of the top 20 ATAR results in the NT were achieved at Darwin High School in 2019.

School is Open for Term 2, 2020 on Monday 20 April at 8am

​The Chief Minister for the Northern Territory and Minister for Education have announced in line with the current health advice schools are safe to remain open and all Northern Territory students are expected to attend from day one, Term 2, Monday 20 April.

Student stories

The Compass App

Students and their families are encouraged to download the Darwin High School Compass app to their smart phone/tablet device. Compass app allows you to stay up to date with announcements and events, complete a range of e-forms for student absences and excursions and easily contact us via phone or email direct from the app.

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