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NSW Department of Education
GPO Box 33
Sydney NSW 2001
Phone: 02 9561 8000


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Murwillumbah High School

Riverview St, Murwillumbah NSW 2484   More schools in postcode 2484
Phone   6672 1566
Fax       6672 5510

Murwillumbah High School was established in 1929. It is one of the oldest comprehensive co-educational secondary schools in NSW and has a long tradition of outstanding academic, cultural, creative, vocational and sporting achievement, through the provision of excellent programs which meet the needs of all students. The school's involvement in the local community is especially noteworthy in the arts and its annual Arts Week showcases all aspects of the creative and performing arts. Key inclusive programs address the needs of students with special needs and a variety of cultural backgrounds. The school has a strong focus on engaging students with Asia and hosts two visits per year from schools in Japan, as well as travelling overseas each year to either Japan or Malaysia. The highly qualified and experienced teachers at Murwillumbah High School are committed to the provision of a secure and caring environment that promotes the learning and development of all students using quality teaching strategies which are contemporary, engaging and challenging. The words on the school emblem, ‘Creating Our Future’, encapsulate the ongoing role of Murwillumbah High School in educating young people so they will have the skills, knowledge and values needed to create the future they want, and in doing so, contribute to creating the future of the local community and beyond.

School Email  
School Website  
Type of School Secondary Schools  
Enrolments 557  
Region North Coast  

Special Needs services offered by this school

  • Students with Moderate or Severe Intellectual Disability
  • Students with a Range of Disabilities with Similar Support Needs
  • Students with Mild Intellectual Disability
  • Students with Intensive Behaviour and Educational Support Needs

Special Needs

The New South Wales Department of Education support students with special needs in public schools in a range of ways. This may include support classes for students in regular and special schools. You can also discuss your child's learning needs with the principal of your child's school. For more information about the full range of support services in New South Wales public schools please go to Disability Programs

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