Clapham Primary School

Clapham Primary School is situated in the Adelaide foothills, approximately 12km from the Adelaide city centre. The school offers students a caring and nurturing learning environment where the individual needs and interests of each child are valued and built upon. The expansive bushland setting and school grounds provide additional opportunities for learning and curriculum extension. Bus and train lines provide easy access to and from the city.

International programs

  • Primary School Program
  • Primary School Study Abroad Program

School focus

  • Student well being
  • Education for Sustainability including Eco-Schools Program
  • Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM)
  • Excellence in literacy and numeracy
  • Information and communication technology
  • Music and drama
  • Environment


  • Beautiful and spacious school grounds
  • Resource centre (recently upgraded 2020)
  • Sporting facilities including large ovals, soccer pitch, gymnasium and basketball courts
  • Social area and playgrounds
  • Specialist music area
  • Specialist STEM facilities
  • Indigenous garden and garden club
  • Bring Your Own Device (BYOD) program (Years 5-7)
  • Canteen (outsourced to Nine 8 on Bank)


  • English as an Additional Language and Dialect (EALD) (Reception-Year 7)
  • Japanese (Reception-Year 7)

Support services

  • English language support
  • International Student Program manager
  • Parent participation - sub-committees of Governing Council, reading, resource centre, excursions, special days
  • Student buddy system
  • Out of School Hours Care (OSHC) service

Co-curricular sports

  • Athletics
  • Aquatics
  • Cricket
  • Hockey
  • Netball
  • Soccer
  • Swimming
  • Volleyball

Other co-curricular activities

  • Gardening and environmental groups
  • Music - instrumental, singing, Production (Term 3)
  • Drama

Languages and Co-curricular sports may be subject to student numbers

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