Moonta Area School, Moonta

Name: Moonta Area School
Type: Primary and Secondary School
Address: Blanche Terrace
Town: Moonta
Postcode: 5558
State: South Australia
Region Wakefield
Phone: (08) 8825 2088
Fax: (08) 8825 2609
Pupils: 438

Moonta Area School has approximately 450 studentes attending from Reception to Year-12. 4% Aboriginal Students, 5% Students with Disabilities, 40% School Card.

The school serves the need of the local community, which is characterised by a range of family and economic situations.

The students are primarily from white Anglo Saxon families.

It is an unusual Area School as there is only one mini bus transporting students from farms. The vast majority of students live in close proximity to the town and come from the Moonta Township, Moonta Mines and Port Hughes area.


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