Welcome to the Aberfoyle Park High School Website

 Aberfoyle Park High School has a long and proud tradition of academic success and we provide a breadth of subject and extra curricula offerings to engage all students within a culture which embraces and encourages excellence. We support all students to achieve to a high standard in a safe, positive and caring environment. Innovation and creativity is valued in all of our programs. Our challenging, dynamic and relevant curriculum promotes lifelong learning and supports our students in becoming responsible, resilient, independent critical thinkers who act ethically and confidently in their personal, career and community life.

Our school’s agreed values of Respect, Care & Compassion and Honesty are central to all aspects of our work. As a school community we directly teach and model respectful relationships, promote care and compassion and foster honest behaviour.

Aberfoyle Park High School is one of the largest secondary schools in South Australia and is located in the foothills of southern Adelaide within 30 minutes from Adelaide's city centre.  In this spacious location, the buildings are surrounded by multiple sports fields in a beautiful, tree filled setting.  The school is situated next to the Aberfoyle Hub Centre which provides easy public transport access as well as a range of retail, commercial, local government, religious and professional services. Aberfoyle Park High School is uniquely integrated with the Happy Valley Sports’ Complex, the Hub Recreation Centre and local Council library that provide our students with extensive additional sporting, gymnasium and information and research facilities.

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Exciting News - International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme

We are pleased to announce that Aberfoyle Park High School is now officially authorised to provide the International Baccalaureate Diploma Program (IBDP).  The IBDP is a secondary education course offered to students in year 11. It is undertaken over two years and is another way for students to move into post school options including further education and training.

For further information please click here to view our Year 11 Curriculum Overview which includes the IBDP and for more information regarding the IBDP and its programs visit https://www.ibo.org

 

Registration for the IGNITE ACER selection test is now open.

IGNITE is a specialist program for students with high intellectual potential.

Students wishing to be considered for a place in the 2023 Year 7 IGNITE program should sit the test in February 2022.

Please go to the IGNITE page for further information.

 

 

 


  

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SchoolTV is an online resource that is designed to assist parents and caregivers to support their children and can be accessed through our school website. Each month, there will be an additional edition of materials on topical issues. Click the picture below to access SchoolTV.

 

Calendar Dates 2021

 

Click here for all 2022 Student Free Days/School Closure Day

TERM 4 2021

Tuesday

30/11/2021

7.00pm-8.30pm Governing Council, STEM 2

Wednesday

01/12/2021

6.00pm-7.00pm Parent Information Evening

Year 7 into Year 8

Thursday

02/12/2021

Orientation Day – Year 6 into Year 7

Friday

03/12/2021

Orientation Day – Year 7 into Year 8

Thursday & Friday

02/12/2021 &

03/12/2021

Year 7 & 8 Transition Day Photos

Monday

06/12/2021

Year 8 & 9 Panel Presentations (no lessons)

Friday

10/12/2021

TERM 4 CONCLUDES (at 2.15pm with parental consent)

2022

TERM 1 2022

Monday

31/01/2022

Years 7, 8 & 12 - TERM 1 COMMENCES

Tuesday

01/02/2022

Years 9, 10 & 11 - TERM 1 COMMENCES

Wednesday

09/02/2022

School Photo Day

Wednesday

09/02/2022

6.30pm-7.30pm - Year 7 & 8 Acquaintance Night

Tuesday

15/02/2022

5.30pm-6.30pm Finance Meeting (MS1)

Wednesday

16/02/2022

Class of 2021 - Year 12 Graduation & Awards Night

Tuesday

22/02/2022

7.00pm-8.30pm – Governing Council, MS1

Wednesday

23/02/2022

6.30pm-7.30pm – Year 12 Acquaintance Night

Thursday

24/02/2022

6.00pm-8.00pm – Work Experience Parent Info Night

Saturday

26/02/2022

9.00am-1.00pm – Year 6 IGNITE Test (Year 7s in 2023), MS Building

Thursday

03/03/2022

6.00pm-7.30pm – Parent Information Evening (Year 6 & 7)

Monday

14/03/2022

PUBLIC HOLIDAY – ADELAIDE CUP

Tuesday

15/03/2022

STUDENT FREE DAY (Pending Departmental approval)

Tuesday

15/03/2022

5.30pm-6.30pm – Finance Meeting, MS1

Tuesday

22/03/2022

7.00pm-8.30pm – Governing Council, MS1

Wednesday

23/03/2022

Sports Day

Tuesday

29/03/2022

5.00pm-7.00pm - Open Night

Tuesday

12/04/2022

3.30pm-7.30pm – Parent/Teacher Interviews

Thursday

13/04/2022

TERM 1 CONCLUDES (at 2.15pm with parental consent)

 

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