Findon High School

For 60 years, Findon High School has been proudly serving the young people of the western suburbs, located 9 kms from the airport and 6 kms from Henley Beach. In recent times the school has become a thriving example of multiculturalism at its best.   Findon HS offers a full range of subject choices, for the needs of all students.  Students attending the school work in a context of long established traditions, respectful relationships and expectations that lead to high achievement. Staff are deeply committed to building a rich learning environment for young people and deliver a curriculum that engages all students, recognises and maximises their potential and develops their role as local and global citizens.

International programs

  • High School Graduate Program
  • High School Study Abroad Program

School focus

  • Academic achievement
  • Academic and vocational pathways
  • Multiculturalism
  • Student wellbeing and engagement


  • Technology studies area
  • Sporting facilities including gymnasium, ovals and sports fields
  • Senior study area

Special interest programs

  • FinCats Catering Enterprise - food and hospitality program (Year 11)
  • Ice Factor - ice hockey (Years 8-12)
  • She Leads - leadership for young women (Years 9-11)
  • Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) (Year 10)
  • Vocational Education & Training (VET) –automotive, hair and beauty, construction, IT & media, sport and recreation (Years 10-12)


  • English as an Additional Language (EAL) (Years 8-12)
  • Greek (Years 8-10)
  • Other languages with School of Languages

Support services

  • English language support
  • International Student Program manager
  • International Student Program coordinator
  • International student support group
  • Mentoring program

Co-curricular sports

  • Athletics
  • Archery
  • Australian Rules football, touch football, soccer
  • Badminton, tennis, table tennis
  • Basketball, netball
  • Beach Volleyball
  • Cricket
  • European handball
  • Hockey
  • Ice Factor - Ice hockey
  • Lawn bowls
  • Netball
  • Rock Climbing
  • Volleyball

Other co-curricular activities

  • Biennial ski trip
  • Music - bands, instrumental tuition
  • Surf camp

Co-curricular sports may be subject to student numbers
Vocational Education and Training (VET) course options may be subject to change.
Visit school website for information and additional costs (where applicable) on uniform, laptop and calculator requirements; special interest programs and school camps.

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