A Uniting Church coeducational independent day and boarding school in Marion, South Australia
Early Learning to Year 12

News and Events

Wisteria In Bloom With Chapel
Preparatory Senior Boarding Whole School

At the Preparatory School Certificate Ceremony, held Tuesday 11 December 2018, our Head of Preparatory School Grant Bock, in his end of year report, announced that Year 7 at Westminster will formally move into the Senior School as from 2020. Read more

Principal Simon Shepherd
Early Learning Centre Preparatory Senior Boarding Whole School

While we strive to help every student achieve more than they thought possible academically, we cannot ignore the social and emotional growth that is essential for every child to enable them to be the best they can be. Read more

Head of Senior School David Wallage
Senior Boarding Whole School

Junior Play, Indigenous Graduation, Leaving Staff, Reflections 2017, End of Year Read more

Head of Preparatory School Grant Bock
Early Learning Centre Preparatory Whole School

Until the final siren…, Future Problem Solving National Finals, Abacus Competition, Flavours of Japan, Obento Masterchef, Hogwarts for a Day, A first for the Haslam Library - Summer Holiday Borrowing, Reflections 2017, Diary Dates Read more

Congratulations On Your Achievement Graphic
Senior Boarding Whole School

Congratulations to the following students on their achievements. Read more

Head of Outdoor Ed Gordon Begg
Senior Boarding

Duke of Edinburgh's International Award Expeditions for Years 9 to 12 students, 2019 Outdoor Education Calendar Read more

Head of Careers Jenny Howland
Senior Boarding

Information on results release dates and tertiary education offers. Read more

Archive Photo Of Students Laughing
Whole School

Vale Barrie Bartlett, Old Scholar Survey, Westminster News Read more

Head of Sport, Senior School Mike Martens
Senior Boarding

Golden Boys, Set, Spike, Sweep Read more

School Chaplain Rev Phil Hoffmann
Early Learning Centre Preparatory Senior Boarding Whole School

How well do you know the Christmas story from the Bible? Here’s a quick Christmas Quiz for you. Read more

Round Square and Exchanges Coordinator Julia Chukwuani
Preparatory Senior Boarding Whole School

Almost there!, Year 10 ‘Spirit of Service’ Day, RSIS International Service Opportunities Read more

Head of Activities Gary Davison
Preparatory Senior Boarding Whole School

We welcome Westminster Olympic Coach Lauren Soderberg, who has been appointed as our new Head of Sport Development and High Performance. Read more

Westminster Students In Uniform Elc To Year 12
Early Learning Centre Preparatory Senior Boarding Whole School

End of Term 4 Trading Hours, Back to School Trading Hours Read more

Westminster School Aerial Looking To Sea
Preparatory Senior Boarding Whole School

Register for the latest Centacare Parenting Courses. Read more

Westminster School Aerial Looking To Sea
Whole School

The Butterfly Foundation is Australia’s largest not-for-profit supporting those affected by eating disorders and negative body image.  Read more

Westminster School Aerial Looking To Sea
Preparatory Senior Boarding Whole School

$5 is donated back to Westminster every time you buy a pair of shoes! Read more

Westminster School Aerial Looking To Sea
Whole School

Register online for the YMCA Summer Camps. Read more

Westminster School Aerial Looking To Sea
Whole School

In the lead up to the end of year break, work activities are increasing to meet critical deadlines. Read more

Principal Simon Shepherd
Early Learning Centre Preparatory Senior Boarding Whole School

We all know the names of the coaches of our favourite sporting teams. Dedicated fans will even know the names of the specialist coaches. We also know of coaches who have transformed teams who somehow, with the same team player base, found a way to help them all play more cohesively or bring their skills to the fore. Read more

Head of Preparatory School Grant Bock
Early Learning Centre Preparatory Whole School

Maths is Flourishing, SAPSASA Tennis, Basketball Hosts, Parenting Resource, Advent and the true meaning of Christmas, Westminster's War on Waste, Diary Dates Read more

Head of Senior School David Wallage
Senior Boarding Whole School

Visual Arts and Creative Arts Exhibition, Farewell to Year 12, Westminster's War on Waste, Remembrance Day Read more

Congratulations On Your Achievement Graphic
Senior Boarding

Congratulations to the following students on their achievements. Read more

Westminster Students In Uniform Elc To Year 12
Early Learning Centre Preparatory Senior Boarding Whole School

Term 4 Trading Hours, End of Term Trading Hours, Senior School House Shirts Read more

Head of Music & Performing Arts Mike Degenhart
Preparatory Senior Boarding

Student achievements!, Don't Stop the Music!, 2019 Art Show, Duke of Edinburgh's Gold Award Ceremony at Government House, Junior Play, Speech Day, Musical Dates for the Diary, Christmas CD Launch - Monday 10 December Read more

Head of Outdoor Ed Gordon Begg
Senior Boarding

Duke of Edinburgh's International Award Expeditions for Years 9 to 12 students, 2019 Outdoor Education Calendar, Gold Duke of Edinburgh's Award Presentation, Year 12 Outdoor Education, Westventure 2018, Yorke’s Surfing Trip Read more

School Chaplain Rev Phil Hoffmann
Early Learning Centre Preparatory Senior Boarding Whole School

Every week in our wellbeing programs, there is a designated character strength to focus on, from the "Values Institute", host of modern positive psychology. These are often reflected in themes for Chapel in that week. Read more

Head of Sport, Senior School Mike Martens
Preparatory Senior Boarding Whole School

Undefeated, No ‘perfect 10’, Intercol Schedule, Tennis Read more

Round Square and Exchanges Coordinator Julia Chukwuani
Early Learning Centre Preparatory Senior Boarding Whole School

Participating in Exchanges in 2019, RSIS (Round Square International Service) - Service Opportunities, Exchanges and Hosting Opportunities for 2019 Read more

Archive Photo Of Students Laughing
Whole School

Appointment of new WOSA President. Read more

Community Banner Christmaslights
Whole School

The Carols & Markets are returning in 2018, bigger and better than ever! Read more

Community Banner Christmaslights
Whole School

Families are invited to dance the night away to classic rock and pop at a free music festival from 5.00 to 9.00 pm at Heron Way Reserve, Hallett Cove on Saturday 24 November. Read more

View Of Westminster Fun Fair From Up High
Early Learning Centre Preparatory Senior Boarding Whole School

The Fun Fair drop off point has moved! Read more

Principal Simon Shepherd
Early Learning Centre Preparatory Senior Boarding Whole School

Vicarious learning is a very powerful experience for young people. It is essentially about learning through observation or hearing rather than through direct instruction. Read more

Head of Senior School David Wallage
Senior Boarding Whole School

Transition Time, Safe Partying, Reflections 2017 Read more

Head of Preparatory School Grant Bock
Early Learning Centre Preparatory Whole School

Swimming was the winner, Music Made Us Smile, My other role, Musicians of Note, SAPSASA Cricket, Reflections 2017, Diary Dates Read more

Head of Music & Performing Arts Mike Degenhart
Preparatory Senior Boarding

Music Notes!, Preparatory School Showcase, Twilight Concert, Don't Stop the Music! Read more

Round Square and Exchanges Coordinator Julia Chukwuani
Preparatory Senior

Round Square in 2019!, RSIS (Round Square International Service) - Service Opportunities, Year 10 ‘Spirit of Service’ Day, Exchanges and Hosting Opportunities for 2019 Read more

Senior Students Working In Rose Arbour
Senior Boarding

Congratulations to the following students on their achievements. Read more

Head of Wellbeing Liz Collins
Early Learning Centre Preparatory Senior Boarding Whole School

Parenting Girls and Boys, Parent Book Club Read more

Head of Sport, Senior School Mike Martens
Preparatory Senior Boarding

Springtime = Success, Ekiden Relay Report 2018, Girls' Softball, Girls' Volleyball, Boys' Cricket, A Westminster First? Read more

Westminster Students In Uniform Elc To Year 12
Early Learning Centre Preparatory Senior Boarding Whole School

Term 4 Trading Hours, Westventure Shirt Orders for 2019, Orders for the Westminster Trolley Bag Read more

View Of Westminster Fun Fair From Up High
Early Learning Centre Preparatory Senior Boarding Whole School

Calling all volunteers! Read more

Archive Photo Of Students Laughing
Whole School

Vale Barbara Leane, ‘A Venture in Faith’, Reunions 2019 Read more

Senior Students Working In Rose Arbour
Preparatory Senior Boarding

Discover the tools to build resilience and clarity of mind during demanding times. Read more

Principal Simon Shepherd
Early Learning Centre Preparatory Senior Boarding Whole School

While awake in the wee hours of the night doing some school work while watching television, I was subjected to the new Covergirl tagline:‘I am what I make up’ Read more

Head of Senior School David Wallage
Senior Boarding

Year 11 Chapel, Dance, Year 12 Farewell Read more

Head of Preparatory School Grant Bock
Early Learning Centre Preparatory

I hope they are refreshed, Staffing, Year 7 like never before, More Maths Success, Poise on Display, Soccer Selection, Athletics, State Championships, Diary Dates Read more

Tanya Jarman
Early Learning Centre Preparatory Senior Boarding Whole School

It’s been a whirlwind first six months but there have been some great wins across the Development team and I now feel firmly entrenched in Westminster life. Read more

Head of Sport, Senior School Mike Martens
Preparatory Senior Boarding

Summer Sport, Athletics Summary, Prep Athletics, Golden Keys Training Centre, Sailing – Interdominion Championships, Algies Bay, New Zealand Read more

Senior Boarding

Congratulations to the following students on their achievements. Read more

Head of Music & Performing Arts Mike Degenhart
Preparatory Senior Boarding

Music Notes!, Jade Monkey, Big Band Bonanza, Australian Ballet School, Let’s Dance – Co-curricular Dance Production, USA Dance Tour Capri Movie Fundraiser, CD Recording, Strings ‘n’ Things Concert - Port Pirie Read more

Head of Outdoor Ed Gordon Begg
Senior Boarding

Duke of Edinburgh's International Award Expeditions for Years 9 to 12 students, Westventure 2018, Arapiles Rockclimbing trip, Kangaroo Island Bushwalk, New Zealand Expedition December 2018, 2019 Outdoor Education Calendar Read more

Head of Careers Jenny Howland
Senior Boarding

Important careers information for Senior School students. Read more

School Chaplain Rev Phil Hoffmann
Early Learning Centre Preparatory Senior Boarding Whole School

Chapel as part of the learning experience invites our students to consider what is beyond us, the greater picture. Chapel is not just for those with a ‘settled’ religious faith, but for the seekers. Read more

Round Square and Exchanges Coordinator Julia Chukwuani
Preparatory Senior Boarding

Round Square International Conference 2018 Report, Exchanges Update and Opportunities for 2019, Student Conferences and Service Opportunities for 2019, Read more

Archive Photo Of Students Laughing
Whole School

Westminster Golf Day, School Holidays Visit, Queensland Dinner, Boarder Parents' Weekend, Local Government Elections, New Website and Old Scholar Events 2019 Read more

Westminster Students In Uniform Elc To Year 12
Early Learning Centre Preparatory Senior Boarding Whole School

Term 4 Trading Hours, Westventure Shirt Orders for 2019, New White Sports Cap, Westminster Autograph Bears - Great for final year students! Read more

Wisteria In Bloom With Chapel

Latest information on the Oaklands Crossing Redevelopment. Read more

Wisteria In Bloom With Chapel

Latest information on the Darlington Upgrade Project. Read more

View Of Westminster Fun Fair From Up High
Early Learning Centre Preparatory Senior Boarding Whole School

Our next Friends of Westminster meeting will be held on Monday 29 October in the MMC foyer, 6.45 for a 7.00 pm start. Read more

Wisteria In Bloom With Chapel

Information on the next Centacare Parenting Course. Read more

Principal With Students In Cloisters
Early Learning Centre Preparatory Senior Boarding

Finding the right amount of stress to bring out our best is a matter of personal trial. It is a matter of trying, succeeding or failing, and ultimately learning. Read more

Head of Preparatory School Grant Bock
Early Learning Centre Preparatory

Athletics Success; Westminster helps the State team; Chess is the winner; Grand Champion for Zanna; Jumping for Joy; Reading is alive and well in the Haslam Library!; Diary Dates Read more

Head of Senior School David Wallage
Senior

End of Term, Year 12 Students Read more

New Campus Development
Early Learning Centre Preparatory Senior Boarding Whole School

This new Campus Masterplan aligns with Westminster’s new strategic vision announced in 2018 to see us through to our diamond anniversary and beyond, and includes some of the most exciting and progressive advancements ever undertaken by the School. Read more