About our high schools
Our accredited high schools delivering the International Student Program are located across metropolitan Adelaide and regional South Australia. Their large open spaces and natural environments provide a clean, quiet and beautiful area to learn in.
|wdt_ID||High school||Year levels||Student age|
|1||Junior high school||Years 8 - 10||13 - 15 years|
|2||Senior high school||Years 11 - 12||16 - 18 years|
The academic year is made up of 4 terms (2 semesters) and starts in late January and ends mid-December.
- Semester 1: terms 1 and 2
- Semester 2: terms 3 and 4
There are approximately 10 weeks in each term followed by holidays.
A typical school day
Students attend school Monday to Friday, 8.30am to 3.30pm.
Lessons take place in a range of school locations including classrooms, science laboratories, specialist workshop and studio spaces, gymnasiums and outdoor sports fields. Some aspects of study may take place a work-place environment.
|1||8.30am||Arrive at school. Home group for attendance and daily notices.|
|2||8.45am||Lessons such as English and Information Technology|
|3||10.45am||Recess (a short break for a drink and snack)|
|4||11.00am||Lessons such as Geography and Mathematics|
|5||12.45pm||Lunch (time to eat lunch with your friends, attend activity clubs, music lessons or play sport)|
|6||1.30pm||Lessons such as Home Economics and Science|
|7||3.30pm||School finishes. Many students participate in after school sports or music practice.|
Each school has its own uniform which includes a summer, winter and sports uniform.