Mount Barker offers a wide variety of public and private schools, including:


Cornerstone College -

St Francis de Sales College -

Mount Barker Waldorf School -

St Marks Lutheran School Mount Barker -

Mount Barker High School -

Mount Barker South Primary School -


Mount Barker is also home to one of the TAFE campuses. They offer a wide variety of courses including Accounting and Finance, Automotive, Event Co-ordination, Management, Nursing, Travel and many more.