Melrose High School is founded upon a tradition which encourages achievement in learning within a safe and friendly environment based on the values of Respect. The school aims to provide opportunities and support to develop students in the areas of intellectual, aesthetic, moral, emotional, physical and social growth.


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Come and Try Days for Year 6 Students

Students are given an opportunity to participate in a range of classes throughout the day giving them a taste of daily life at Melrose High School.

Thursday 3 May 2018: Students from Farrer and Torrens Primary only

Friday 4 May 2018: Students from Mawson Primary and other interested students

Bookings essential for interested students not attending the listed Primary schools -ph. 6142 0700 or email

Posted on 10 Apr 2018

Parent Teacher Night

Parent Teacher Interviews will be held on Wednesday 11 April 2018 from 3:45-7pm.

To make an interview appointment log into the PTO portal at

An email with Log in details has been sent to families. 

Posted on 04 Apr 2018

Appointment of the MHS School Board

The Returning Officer has made the following appointments to the Melrose High School Board:

Permanent vacancies 

Mr Benjamin Patrick Duggan -Staff Member

Mr Arron Scolnik - Parents and Citizens Member

Ms Hana Franklin -Student Member

Casual vacancies

Ms Catherine Prosser - Parents and Citizens Member

Miss Sonja Milenkovic - Student Member

Please join us in welcoming the members to the Board.  

Posted on 23 Mar 2018

Athletics Carnival

The annual Melrose High School Athletics Carnival will be held on Monday 9 April at the Phillip Athletics track.  Linked HERE [Link] is information, permission and medical forms.  Please ensure these are returned to the Roll Group teacher as soon as possible to allow us to prepare for the event.

The Athletics carnival is a normal school day that is relocated to Woden Athletics track and consequently, the Education Directorate requires an explanation in writing of your child’s absence if they do not attend.  Please use the appropriate section in the linked document to do this.

Hard copies of this note are available from the Library or the Student Window.

Posted on 20 Mar 2018

School Photos

We would like to remind you that there are only 7 days left to get our discounted prices. 

Click on the link below to view and order your child's images:

FREE SHIPPING is offered for orders placed in the first 10 days. Enter REBATE CODE: FREEPOST18 at the checkout. You still will be able to purchase after this time although additional P&H fee will be charged.

 Please don't hesitate to email if you have any questions, 

Warm Regards,

Pieta, Nicole and the Grin and Bear It Photography Team

Posted on 16 Mar 2018

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