Facilities

We are the largest middle school in the Northern Territory and this is complimented by extraordinary resourcing including numerous science labs, performing arts spaces and large spacious classrooms.

About our school facilities

Each building is primarily allocated to a faculty with specialised classrooms including three dedicated science lab classrooms and one theory classroom, a home economics classroom featuring ten kitchen workspaces.

Our school is the Performing Arts and Science capital of the Northern Territory! Offering so many opportunities for our future pathways.

Facilities

Our plans will see the completion of the Darwin Middle School campus, including; $12M for multipurpose hall, $1M in transportable classrooms, $1M for outdoor basketball court and roof and $300,000 for campus interconnecting pathways.

Marcus Dixon, Principal

The Arts

The Arts

Our Arts building includes two dedicated art spaces with both indoor and outdoor workspaces and a pottery kiln. At the other end of the building, our performing arts classrooms includes three instrument rehearsal rooms and classroom, a music sound/mixing room and stage area with lights and sound.

Cafe

Cafe

Beautiful resources including café, kitchens, eating decks and shaded spaces make our school a tranquil campus for young adults to find their gifts and passions supported by dedicated, specialist staff. Our school café offers healthy and delicious food to students and staff for recess and lunch, with an additional classroom connected for classes to learn about the food industry.

ICT

ICT

Each environment has access to numerous quality ICT opportunities with the school running access to many of these resources 24/7. There are three dedicated computer lab classrooms and laptop trolleys in each of the faculty buildings.

Physical Education

Physical Education

The schools physical education classes are held outdoors on the covered basketball court, covered courtyard and shared oval. Classes also make use of the facilities and grounds surrounding the school, including Vesteys and Mindil Beach, the Museum, The George Brown Botanical Gardens and other venues including the pool at the Ski Club.

Library

Library

Our Library is accessible by students 24/7 through our eBook Library as well as fully resourced with fiction and non-fiction books and class set textbooks.

Student Leadership

Student Leadership

We value student leadership so much at Darwin Middle School, that the school’s Business Plan is constructed in conjunction with whole school parents, staff and students.