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Why choose our school?

A better alternative to private education…

The school has a proven record of academic, cultural, service and sporting achievements and a high level of interaction with its community. Students are well motivated with a positive attitude towards education. Outstanding academic performance is encouraged. The school is regarded as a traditional school with very high standards of personal presentation and behaviour. These standards are strongly endorsed by the Parents & Citizens' Association.

The school provides a wide range of Authority and Authority-Registered subjects in Years 11 and 12. Whilst the school has an academic focus, some students undertake school-based traineeships and apprenticeships.  The French Immersion Program, the Technologically Integrated Curriculum Classes and the Music Program are well established.

Two full-time guidance officers for advice on courses, careers and personal matters are on staff.

Some special features of our school:

  • A school of academic excellence
  • Programs of Excellence by selection from Year 7: French Immersion, Technologically Integrated Curriculum, Classroom Music, Instrumental Music
  • Full school Student Development Program to develop the whole student into a confident, informed and well-balanced Mansfield High School graduate
  • State Award for Excellence for Classroom, Choral and Instrumental Music program
  • First class computer instruction and facilities
  • Extensive range of cultural, service, sporting, leadership and co-curricular opportunities.​