Heathfield High School

Heathfield High School is in an idyllic setting, nestled in the beautiful Adelaide Hills near Mount Lofty, just 20 minutes from the centre of Adelaide. The bushland that surrounds the school abounds with native flora and fauna. The school provides a stimulating and challenging curriculum and prides itself on the excellence achieved by its students in a multitude of pathways, both academic and vocational. Heathfield High School provides a diverse range of sporting, outdoor education, visual and performing arts programs along with innovative science, mathematics and technology programs. The school has a special focus on volleyball and has become the most successful volleyball school in Australia. Also specialising in advanced technologies, the school exposes students to new innovations and linkages between science, mathematics and technology.

International programs

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

School focus

  • Innovation in science, mathematics and technology
  • Visual and performing arts
  • Volleyball
  • Outdoor education
  • Vocational education

Facilities

  • Performing arts space with dance studio
  • Commercial kitchen and restaurant training centre
  • Building construction shed
  • Computer technology and robotics centre
  • Sporting facilities - gymnasium, ovals, soccer field and tennis courts
  • Volleyball training centre - indoor courts, beach volleyball courts
  • Senior school study area and café
  • International room

Special interest programs

  • Volleyball * (Years 8-11)
  • Vocational Education and Training (VET) - Kitchen Operations and Front of House Operations, General Construction Course, Advanced Manufacturing (Years 10-12)
  • Advanced Technologies – robotics, laser and 3D printing (Years 8-12)
  • *Selective entry program

Languages

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

Support services

  • English language support
  • International Student Program manager
  • International Student Program Support Officer
  • International Programs committee
  • Student buddy system

Co-curricular sports

  • Athletics
  • Aquatics – swimming, kayaking
  • Australian Rules football, soccer, touch football
  • Badminton, table tennis, tennis
  • Basketball, netball
  • Bushwalking
  • Cricket
  • Cycling
  • Softball
  • Volleyball

Other co-curricular activities

  • Music – drumming, concert bands, swing band, vocal ensembles, choir
  • Debating and public speaking

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.

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