Principal’s Welcome

Barrenjoey High Schools’ vision is to consistently deliver quality education within a safe and
nurturing environment where we foster opportunities for students to excel in their individual
areas of interest.

Through community collaboration and partnership, Barrenjoey High School aims to develop
respectful future citizens, leaders and lifelong learners with self-awareness, pride,
confidence and resilience. We aim to provide an individually tailored school experience that
is created from consistent processes, innovative strategies that are enriched with dynamic
teaching practices. Barrenjoey High School supports the wellbeing of all students while
consistently rewarding student effort, setting high expectations and promoting academic
rigour. Barrenjoey High School is a comprehensive centre for academic and creative

Barrenjoey High School continues to promote our vision of providing a school experience
where Respect, Effort and Challenge is highly valued. Students respect the subjects they
study, the content, teachers, environment and themselves, where effort is expected, valued,
recognised and celebrated and where students see the worth in challenging themselves to
‘be the best they can be’.