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Banksia Park International High School

Banksia Park International High School is located in a beautiful north-eastern suburb of Adelaide accessible by the fast-track transport system to the centre of Adelaide. The school offers an internationally accredited, caring and challenging learning environment with the opportunity for students to pursue the Global Citizens Medal, a program that has received a national Education Award of Excellence. The school buildings are set in picturesque native Australian parklands where native birds and koalas can be seen. The school is close to recreational parks, sporting facilities, and a mega shopping and cinema complex which includes local and international restaurants.

School facilities and resources

  • Specialist International classrooms
  • Computers for each student and wireless access
  • A modern Resource Centre
  • Expressive and Visual Art suites
  • Home Economics suite
  • Sporting facilities –gymnasium, football oval, soccer pitch, cricket nets and many courts
  • Science laboratories
  • Technology Studies workshops
  • Year 12 study areas and cafe

Student support services

  • International Student Program Manager
  • International Director
  • English as a Second Language(ESL) teachers
  • ESL support sessions
  • International Caregroup teacher
  • International Orientation Program
  • International student mentors
  • University/Tafe/Career Counselling
  • Student counsellors

Strong focus areas

  • Intensive Secondary English Course (ISEC)
  • International Student Orientation
  • International Caregroup Program
  • International Football (soccer)
  • Mathematics, Science and Technology
  • Global Citizens Medal Program

Sporting activities

  • Badminton
  • Soccer
  • Football
  • Netball
  • Basketball
  • Tennis
  • Aquatics
  • Rugby
  • Table Tennis

Special interest programs

  • International Football (soccer) Program
  • Global Citizens Medal Program
  • Concept to Creation Program
  • Vocational Education and Training (VET) – Computer Animation, Plumbing, Automotive, Hair and Beauty Services, Hospitality, Fitness, Business, Electrotechnology

Co-curricular clubs and competitions

  • School camps
  • Interstate Ski Trip
  • History Tour to national capital
  • International Exchange and Study Tour
  • Key Club – Community Services group
  • Student Voice – leadership opportunities
  • National Mathematics and Science competitions
  • Music – vocal group, concert bands
  • Sport – interschool, knock-out and luchtime activities
  • Student mentors/Buddy Program

Languages

  • English as a Second Language
  • Japanese
  • German
  • Other languages are offered through the School of Languages

International programs

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

Congratulations to the Study Tour team at Banksia Park International High School for winning a regional award in the South Australian Public Teaching Awards! The team were selected for the 'Innovative Engagement with Business and the Community' because of their outstanding commitment to international students and school communities in the Northern Adelaide region.

Address
610 Milne Road Banksia Park SA 5091
School Location
Distance from City
20 km
Year of Establishment
1973
School Population
730
Years
8 – 12
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Banksia Park International High School

Banksia Park International High School is located in a beautiful north-eastern suburb of Adelaide accessible by the fast-track transport system to the centre of Adelaide. The school offers an internationally accredited, caring and challenging learning environment with the opportunity for students to pursue the Global Citizens Medal, a program that has received a national Education Award of Excellence. The school buildings are set in picturesque native Australian parklands where native birds and koalas can be seen. The school is close to recreational parks, sporting facilities, and a mega shopping and cinema complex which includes local and international restaurants.

Address
610 Milne Road Banksia Park SA 5091
Distance from City
20 km
Year of Establishment
1973
School Population
730
Years
8 – 12


Department for Education and Child Development
T/A South Australian Government Schools
CRICOS Provider Number: 00018A
www.internationalstudents.sa.edu.au

School facilities and resources

  • Specialist International classrooms
  • Computers for each student and wireless access
  • A modern Resource Centre
  • Expressive and Visual Art suites
  • Home Economics suite
  • Sporting facilities –gymnasium, football oval, soccer pitch, cricket nets and many courts
  • Science laboratories
  • Technology Studies workshops
  • Year 12 study areas and cafe

Special interest programs

  • International Football (soccer) Program
  • Global Citizens Medal Program
  • Concept to Creation Program
  • Vocational Education and Training (VET) – Computer Animation, Plumbing, Automotive, Hair and Beauty Services, Hospitality, Fitness, Business, Electrotechnology

Sporting activities

  • Badminton
  • Soccer
  • Football
  • Netball
  • Basketball
  • Tennis
  • Aquatics
  • Rugby
  • Table Tennis

International programs

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

Student support services

  • International Student Program Manager
  • International Director
  • English as a Second Language(ESL) teachers
  • ESL support sessions
  • International Caregroup teacher
  • International Orientation Program
  • International student mentors
  • University/Tafe/Career Counselling
  • Student counsellors

Co-curricular clubs and competitions

  • School camps
  • Interstate Ski Trip
  • History Tour to national capital
  • International Exchange and Study Tour
  • Key Club – Community Services group
  • Student Voice – leadership opportunities
  • National Mathematics and Science competitions
  • Music – vocal group, concert bands
  • Sport – interschool, knock-out and luchtime activities
  • Student mentors/Buddy Program

Strong focus areas

  • Intensive Secondary English Course (ISEC)
  • International Student Orientation
  • International Caregroup Program
  • International Football (soccer)
  • Mathematics, Science and Technology
  • Global Citizens Medal Program

Languages

  • English as a Second Language
  • Japanese
  • German
  • Other languages are offered through the School of Languages

Congratulations to the Study Tour team at Banksia Park International High School for winning a regional award in the South Australian Public Teaching Awards! The team were selected for the 'Innovative Engagement with Business and the Community' because of their outstanding commitment to international students and school communities in the Northern Adelaide region.


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