Nuriootpa High School, Nuriootpa

Name: Nuriootpa High School
Type: Secondary School
Address: Penrice Road
Town: Nuriootpa
Postcode: 5355
State: South Australia
Region Barossa
Phone: (08) 8562 2022
Fax: (08) 8562 1029
Pupils: 900

Nuriootpa High School is a public high school for years eight to twelvesituated on Penrice Road in Nuriootpa which is located in the BarossaValley, the premium wine district in South Australia.

The school was established in 1935. It currently has over 900 students enrolled and employs over 90 staff.

The school services the broad Barossa Valley region from towns such asDutton and Truro in the north, Moculta, Keyneton and Eden Valley in theeast, Rosedale and Greenock in the west, Nuriootpa, Angaston andTanunda in the centre and Lyndoch and Cockatoo Valley in the south.

The school has a long history of successful achievement in all areas oflearning and in a range of extra curricular activities includingsports, music, drama and agriculture.


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