Dandenong High School, Dandenong
Name: Dandenong High School
Type: Secondary School
Address: Princes Highway
Region Southern Metropolitan
Phone: 9792 - 0561
Fax: 9706 - 8028
Dandenong High School opened in 1919 to serve the needs of a widespread community. The school is located in the south east of Melbourne in an area which has a diverse and harmonious multicultural student population.
The enrolment is relatively steady. It is a co-educational, single campus, Year 7-12 secondary school with a student population of about 1250 students with an approximately equal gender distribution.
The school is structured into three sub-schools, Junior (Years 7 – 8), Middle (Years 9 – 10) and Senior (Years 11 – 12).
Dandenong High School consists of a range of buildings dating from the original 1919 building through to modern relocatable classrooms. The school is well equipped with facilities such as Library, Canteen and a range of specialist teaching spaces. A small amount of recreational space is available on the main school site which is supplemented by a sporting field on an adjacent property.