Glenunga International High School

Glenunga International High School is set in a beautiful suburb only 10 minutes from the city of Adelaide and is well serviced by public transport. The school is internationally accredited by the Council of International Schools (CIS) and has a worldwide reputation for excellence, catering to the needs of each individual student. The curriculum offered at Glenunga International High School includes the International Baccalaureate Diploma and IGNITE Program for students with high intellectual potential. The ethos and programs support a belief in human equality, a love of learning, a drive for personal fulfilment and a global sense of social and environmental responsibility.

International programs

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

School focus

  • Academic excellence
  • International mindedness and student leadership
  • Gifted and talented education
  • Learning technologies
  • Languages
  • Mathematics and science
  • Performing arts


  • Performing arts centre
  • Music and drama studios
  • Visual arts and media studies centre
  • Health and physical education complex with exercise gymnasium
  • Information and communication technology centre

Special interest programs

  • International Baccalaureate (IB) Diploma (Years 11-12)
  • IGNITE - accelerated learning program for gifted and talented students* (Years 8-12)
  • Vocational Education and Training (VET) -advertising and graphic design, building and construction, entertainment and theatre technology, IT essentials, hospitality (Years 10-12)
  • *selective entry program


  • English as an Additional Language (EAL) (Years 8-12)
  • Chinese (Years 8-12)
  • Japanese (Years 8-12)
  • French (Years 8-12)
  • Other languages available with School of Languages

Support services

  • English language support
  • International Student Program manager
  • International Student Program team

Co-curricular sports

  • Athletics
  • Australian Rules football, soccer, rugby
  • Badminton, table tennis, tennis
  • Basketball, netball
  • Cricket
  • Fencing
  • Hockey, softball
  • Orienteering
  • Swimming
  • Volleyball

Other co-curricular activities

  • International club
  • English conversation, German, French and Chinese clubs
  • Chemistry and mathematics clubs
  • Chess, debating, cards, origami and games clubs
  • Environmental and volunteer clubs
  • Art, music theatre and media clubs
  • Manga/Anime Flash Animation club
  • Public speaking group

Languages and 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.

New ISEC students - check the requirements for your laptop here 

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