Adelaide High School


Adelaide High School Introduction

School facilities and resources

  • IBM and Apple Mac computer networked facilities, internet access
  • Performing arts centre for music, dance and drama
  • Design technology suite
  • Resource centre with internet access and large collection of English as a Second Language (ESL) and Languages Other Than English (LOTE) resources
  • Languages centre
  • Sporting facilities including tennis and basketball courts and extensive ovals
  • Gymnasium
  • Senior school centre

Strong focus areas

  • Languages
  • English as a Second Language (ESL)
  • Student leadership and involvement

Special interest programs

  • Special Interest Languages Program
  • Gifted and talented education program
  • Rowing
  • Cricket


  • English as a Second Language (ESL)

Student support services

  • ESL support
  • Pastoral care
  • International student focus person
  • School counsellors
  • Year level and curriculum coordinators
  • Curriculum support
  • Bilingual support officers
  • Student peer support program

Recent school awards and achievements

  • International Learning Quest Challenge, category winner
  • Mathematics Olympiad Competition Award
  • National Excellence in Teaching Awards

Sporting activities

  • Rowing club
  • Cricket
  • Australian rules football, soccer
  • Volleyball
  • Netball, basketball
  • Tennis

Co-curricular opportunities

  • Tournament of Minds - team problem solving competition
  • Debating, chess competitions
  • National academic competitions in languages, maths and chemistry
  • Languages on Campus program
  • Flinders University Enrichment program
  • Annual History Challenge

Industry and training partnerships

  • Inner Adelaide Partnership - VET and enterprise programs

Community alliances

  • Adelaide City Council and Debating SA - range of programs including peersupport, city mall redevelopment

International programs

  • Intensive Secondary English Course
  • High School Program
  • Study Abroad Program
  • Study Tours

Sister school relationships

  • Asahi High School, Osaka, Japan.
  • Nankai Middle School Number 3, Chongqing, China
  • Greensward College, Essex, UK.


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