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Our Mission

CREATING THE FUTURE FOR BOARDING SCHOOLS

The Australian Boarding Schools Association (ABSA) exists to promote the interests of boarding schools in Australasia by enhancing the well-being of boarders, facilitating the professional development of staff and advancing best practice among schools.

OUR COLLECTIVE AMBITION

To be recognised by everybody in the education sector as the peak body representing boarding interests, acknowledged for outstanding training, excellent support and comprehensive knowledge of all facets of the boarding experience.

OUR STRATEGIC THRUST

The essence of ABSA's strategy over the next three years is building on the momentum of the past two years to increase the member engagement, widen the range of services and expand beyond Australia.

"Excellence is a place where individual rights are celebrated, but not at the expense of community rights." -Tim Hawkes