Corona Virus Update
For the school to communicate effectively with parents it is essential that:
The school has current contact details and health information for your child/ren. This includes your email address.
You have access to, and regularly check, the SKOOLBAG App
You have joined your children’s Class Dojo (primary students )
The latest school update can be accessed by clicking here.
Mentally Healthy Schools
As of February 2020, Dowerin DHS has 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.
Further to the trial in Term 2, the our trusty Therapy Dogs are back for Term 3. Lola, Bohdi and Cheeko will visiting classrooms and spending time with individual students throughout the school and collecting pats!
KINDY ENROLMENTS NOW OPEN FOR 2021!
Is your child excited to start their first day of school? Now’s the time to get your child school ready and apply to enrol them in Kindergarten for 2021! If your child is four years old by 30 June 2021, you can apply to enrol them in our school.
Applications for students transitioning to Year 7 or commencing Pre-Primary are also being accepted.
Please contact the office on 9631 1030 or via email to obtain your enrolment pack!
"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."