Strategic Plan 2020 - 2023

The Darwin High School Strategic Plan 2020-2023 provides a clear direction for the school including our mission, vision and school values. The Plan also contains key performance indicators and targets that will be used to track and measure performance.

Our Mission

Darwin High School will provide a welcoming and safe learning environment based on mutual respect and empathy. Engaging and challenging learning experiences will be delivered to students through a diverse curriculum and extra-curricular opportunities, enabling them to thrive and achieve.

Our Vision

Darwin High School will be a leading provider of high quality innovative senior secondary education and will prepare all students to be resilient and respectful global citizens.

Our Values

Our core values underpin all dimensions of our school environment. They are embraced and modelled by staff and promoted throughout the school community. They are:


A commitment to excellence in learning, achievement and personal growth.


Creating an environment that nurtures original thinking and innovation in teaching and learning.


Recognising, valuing and including difference in all of its forms.


Behaviour, language and actions that demonstrate high regard for self, others and the environment.

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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