Bowral High School

Exceptional learning opportunities for all

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Principal's Message

Welcome to Bowral High School

As someone who has had the privilege of being an educator for the past 30 years, my heart is filled with gratitude and wisdom gained through experience, and an unyielding passion for the transformative power of education. Over these three decades, I have witnessed the ever-evolving landscape of teaching, and I've had the honour of guiding and witnessing the growth of countless students.

In my journey as an educator at five schools, I've learned that the true essence of teaching extends beyond the confines of a classroom. It's about forging connections, inspiring minds, and being a guiding light in the journey of knowledge. Education, after all, is not just about facts and figures; it's about instilling a love for learning, nurturing curiosity, and preparing our students for the complexities of the world they will inherit.

Reflecting on these years, I am reminded of the incredible potential of every student. Each classroom is a canvas where young minds are shaped, dreams are kindled, and the future is crafted. The landscape of education has evolved significantly over the years, with advancements in technology, changes in curriculum, and a deeper understanding of the diverse needs of our students. Yet, one thing remains constant—the profound impact that a dedicated educator can have on the lives of their students.

Our school started in 1929 with the support of the local community and today community remains at the heart of our school. As we collectively navigate the challenges and opportunities of the coming academic year, let us continue to embrace innovation, adapt to change, and above all, hold steadfast in shaping the future leaders, thinkers, and change-makers of tomorrow. I am excited to embark on this new academic year with all of you.

Together, as a community of educators, we can make a lasting impact on the lives of our students and contribute to a future filled with knowledge, compassion, and limitless possibilities. Here's to a year of growth, discovery, and endless possibilities.


Christine Roberts

Rel Principal