Ross Smith Secondary School

Ross Smith Secondary School

Ross Smith Secondary School Introduction

School facilities and resources

  • Performing arts centre including hitech theatre technology and music computer laboratory
  • IBM computer network, IT access across school
  • Technology studies facilities including computer rooms, digital photography and computer aided design workshops
  • Mini farm including market garden, fruit orchard, vineyard and livestock
  • Sporting facilities including gymnasium, large ovals, tennis and nbasketball courts
  • Provisions for students with physical disabilities including specialist teaching areas and elevators
  • Senior school study room
  • Library resource centre, internet access

Strong focus areas

  • Agriculture
  • Information Technology (IT)

Special interest programs

  • Vocational Education and Training (VET) - retail, horticulture and work education


  • English as a Second Language (ESL)
  • Japanese
  • German
  • Vietnamese

Student support services

  • ESL support
  • Careers counsellor
  • Bi-lingual Vietnamese support officer
  • Aboriginal education teacher and Aboriginal education worker
  • Small group programs including literacy, numeracy and special education
  • Student mentoring
  • Case management system across the school

Recent school awards and achievements

Sporting activities

  • Swimming, athletics
  • Basketball, netball
  • Tennis
  • Australian rules football, soccer

Co-curricular opportunities

  • State Knockout competitions in a range of sports
  • National academic competitions
  • Various community-based competitions

Industry and training partnerships

Community alliances

International programs

  • High School Program
  • Study Abroad Program
  • Study Tours

Sister school relationships

  • Kamisu Senior High School, Ibarakiken, Japan

Ross Smith Secondary School is only 10km from the centre of Adelaide. It is a medium sized school close to amenities.

Our goal is to provide subject and extra curricula experiences and improved learning outcomes for all, within a safe supportive and caring environment where inclusion is a key value and excellence is valued and rewarded.





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