Dara School seeks to accommodating and specialised environment to meet the learning, social and emotional needs of children and teenagers who are gifted, including those who are gifted with a learning disability. The school ensures gifted children have a safe, fun and challenging environment where they can learn and grow. The school strives to be a co-educational, secular, community school, which is eco-friendly, and which develops ongoing partnerships with the local community.
Dara School’s vision is ensure that gifted children have a challenging and meaningful educational environment that caters to their unique needs and optimises their learning outcomes.
The mission of Dara School is to cultivate individual strengths and recognise the needs of our diverse students. Our aim is to nurture and support students’ affective development while inspiring our students to become innovative thinkers and expert communicators in a global community. Our focus on creating a strong relationship between educator and student allows us to build a challenging, meaningful and engaging curriculum at each child’s individual readiness level.
We wish for our students to grow into adults who have integrity, strive for excellence, and are empowered with a sense of purpose and optimism for the future.