"Together We Strive"

Recent News....

Kindy and year 7 Enrolments for 2022


Is your child turning 4 before the 30th June 2022?   Are you planning for your child to attend Dowerin DHS for Year 7 in 2022?

If so then it's time to enrol!  2022 Application For Enrolment Form         

                                                 2022  Enrolment Form

                                                 Health Summary Form

Please remember that you will be required to provide a birth certificate and immunisation statement for all student enrolments.

Want to get a head start for Kindy? Check out the resources available on the departments website -

School Star - Communication System

We are pleased to announce an upgrade to our school communication services. News, Events, Notices and general messages will now be sent using the School Star app. Only parents and approved community members can access content in this secure app for iPhone and Android. The app will allow you to keep informed of what is happening at the school whilst giving you direct message service to the school for absences and other information.  If you need more information please do not hesitate to contact the school office.

Mentally Healthy Schools


As of February 2020, Dowerin DHS signed up to become a part of the Mentally Healthy Schools program to promote the Act-Belong-Commit ethos throughout our whole school community. We believe that student (and staff) mental health and well-being are one of our biggest priorities, and that to work to the best of our ability, we need to keep mentally healthy. To find out more about Act-Belong-Commit, visit the website.

Therapy Dogs

Following on from the success of the Therapy Dog Trial our trusty Therapy Dogs are back for 2021!  Lola, Bohdi and Cheeko will be visiting classrooms and spending time with individual students throughout the school and collecting pats!

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Principal's Message...

"Reflecting our motto, TOGETHER WE STRIVE,  Dowerin District High School students, parents, staff and the wider community unite to give our students the opportunity to be the best they can be academically whilst maintaining and developing social and emotional wellbeing. Together we  promote the values of learning, excellence, equity, and care for self and others.


Dowerin District  High School has an enthusiastic and capable staff who make admirable use of excellent resources and strong links with the school and wider community  to deliver an engaging and varied curriculum from Kindergarten to Year 10. 


I invite you to explore our website and encourage you to contact me should you wish to further discuss any aspect of our school."


Barbara Garner


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