Seaford Secondary College

Seaford Secondary College (SSC) is located in the southern suburbs of Adelaide, just 1.5km from some of the most beautiful surf beaches in Australia, 10 minutes by bus from a major shopping centre and 45 minutes by express train to Adelaide city centre. The Seaford train station is situated adjacent to the school. The school caters for students in Years 7-12 and provides an environment for quality education so students can prepare for the future and their lifelong learning journey.  Located only 7 minutes from the beautiful Port Noarlunga beach, students who enrol in Term 1 and 4 are able to participate in weekly/fortnightly surfing and aquatics lessons.

International programs

  • High School Graduate Program
  • High School Study Abroad Program
  • Study Tours

School focus

  • High standard of learning and achievement
  • Vocational Education and Training (VET)
  • Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM)
  • The Arts- music, drama, visual art, dance
  • Sport - volleyball and soccer
  • Outdoor education
  • Aquatics - surfing, snorkelling, kayaking
  • Accelerated literacy and science


  • Dance, music and drama suites
  • Visual arts and media studies suites
  • Engineering and technology centres
  • Sporting facilities – gymnasiums, oval, outdoor education facilities, volleyball and beach volleyball courts, basketball and netball courts
  • Food and hospitality kitchens
  • Trade Training Centre
  • International suite
  • Library with access to 3D printers other electronic resources.
  • Digital learning technology
  • Canteen

Special interest programs

  • Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) (Years 7-12)
  • Aquatics - Surfing, snorkelling, kayaking (Years 7-12)
  • Volleyball and Soccer (Years 9-12)
  • Vocational Education and Training (VET) – automotive, furnishing, creative industries, food processing, children’s services, tourism, engineering (Years 10-12)
  • Performing Arts (Years 9-12)
  • Specialist Music Program (Years 7-12) *
  • Gifted and Talented Program* (Years 7-10)
  • *Selective entry program


  • English as an Additional Language (EAL) (Years 8-12)
  • Japanese (Years 7-12)
  • Spanish (Year 7-10)
  • Other languages with the School of Languages

Support services

  • English language support
  • International student house coordinator
  • International student ambassadors
  • Wellbeing leaders
  • Regular celebrations of cultural events and achievements

Co-curricular sports

  • Aquatics – surfing, surf lifesaving
  • Specialist volleyball
  • Specialist soccer
  • Australian Rules football, soccer
  • Badminton
  • Basketball, netball
  • Cricket

Other co-curricular activities

  • Drama, dance and choreography groups
  • Music – bands, ensembles, instrumental tuition
  • E team – student information technology team

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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