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

News and Events

Simon_Shepherd
Early Learning Centre Preparatory Senior Boarding Whole School

We’re nearly at the end of Term 2 and I have been reflecting on how we could possibly match the successful conclusion of Term 1 and the School musical. Following this week, I think we can proudly say we did. Read more

David_Wallage
Senior Boarding Whole School

Cyber Safety Seminars, End of Semester Read more

Grant_Bock
Early Learning Centre Preparatory Whole School

Nova fun, Giving back to the community, Spelling at Westminster, Lunch Time Environmental Club, Jumping With Joy, Dance Success, Haslam Library Update, Influenza A, Anyone for Skiing?, Code Camp, Diary Dates Read more

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Senior

Congratulations to the following students on their achievements. Read more

Rev_Phil_Hoffman
Early Learning Centre Preparatory Senior Boarding Whole School

Strategies and planning are important, and often helpful. But Westminster as a Uniting Church school is in our DNA. It is who we are. The good that happens here occurs because of that. Read more

Lauren_Soderberg
Preparatory Senior Boarding Whole School

How to be great?, Student Highlights Read more

Mike_Degenhart
Preparatory Senior

Muse News Read more

Gordon_Begg
Senior

Duke of Edinburgh's International Award, Tasmania Expedition December 2019, Mt Remarkable Bushwalk, Year 8 and 9 Duke of Edinburgh's International Award Program, Film submissions - 2019 WOSOG Film Festival Read more

Carolyn_Obst
Preparatory Senior

Dance Allsorts 2019, Luke Rigden ('18), Farewell to the Westminster New York Dance Tour 2019! Read more

Archive Photo Of Old Scholar Class Group
Whole School

Reunions, Old Scholars’ Day, Annual Dinner, Vale Old Scholars Read more

Westminster_Students_in_uniform_ELC_to_Year_12
Early Learning Centre Preparatory Senior Boarding Whole School

Change of Shop Hours for End of Term, Normal Trading Hours for Term 3 Read more

Liz_Collins
Early Learning Centre Preparatory Senior Boarding Whole School

Unmasked - Perfectly Imperfect, Nic Newling – Parent session Read more

Jenny_Howland
Senior

Careers Newsletter Read more

Simon_Shepherd
Early Learning Centre Preparatory Senior Boarding Whole School

Last week showed yet again that, no matter the circumstances, our community is one of our greatest strengths. Read more

David_Wallage
Senior Boarding Whole School

Reconciliation Assembly, Year 9 Camp, Year 12 Play, Mid-Year Exams Read more

Grant_Bock
Early Learning Centre Preparatory Whole School

Has something not come home?, Generation of Change Conference, So much representative sport – so little time!, Auskick fun, Anyone for Skiing?, Code Camp, Diary Dates Read more

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Senior

Congratulations to the following students on their achievements. Read more

Archive Photo Of Old Scholar Class Group
Whole School

Vale Erin Kennealy (’22), Congratulations!, Save the Date – WOSA Annual Dinner, Reunions, Old Scholars’ Week Read more

Rev_Phil_Hoffman
Early Learning Centre Preparatory Senior Boarding Whole School

Rarely in life do you meet a person of such spirit and temperament that he or she sees human need and commits to do whatever it takes to address it. Read more

Lauren_Soderberg
Preparatory Senior Boarding Whole School

Moments, How to Keep a Good Coach… Read more

Mike_Degenhart
Preparatory Senior

Student Achievements, Active Elders Concert, Brass and Big Band Workshop, Sing Sing Sing, Australian Combined Schools Music Festival Read more

Gordon_Begg
Senior

Duke of Edinburgh's International Award Expeditions for Years 9 to 12, Tasmania Expedition December 2019, Year 9 Camp, 50km Relay, Year 9 Duke of Edinburgh's International Award Program, Film submissions - 2019 WOSOG Film Festival Read more

Julia_Chukwuani
Preparatory Senior Whole School

‘Westminster is a pretty busy place, isn’t it!’, Round Square Conferences and Events, What exactly is the Round Square IDEAL of ‘Democracy’ all about?, Exchanges Update, Read more

Carolyn_Obst
Preparatory Senior

A new second dance studio has brought great delight! Read more

Friends_Of_Westminster
Early Learning Centre Preparatory Senior Boarding Whole School

Are you interested in helping out? Read more

Westminster_Students_in_uniform_ELC_to_Year_12
Early Learning Centre Preparatory Senior Boarding Whole School

Term 2 Trading Hours, Co-curricular Hoodie for Sport, Long Sleeve T-Shirt, Telephone Orders Read more

Junior Primary Girls Tossing Autumn Leaves In The Air
Whole School

Centacare are running free Parenting Courses. Read more

Junior Primary Girls Tossing Autumn Leaves In The Air
Whole School

The City of Marion is running a talent contest! Read more

Junior Primary Girls Tossing Autumn Leaves In The Air
Whole School

High quality sports camps for six to 16 year olds! Read more

New Campus Development
Whole School

Take a look inside our new Innovation and Inquiry Hub, opening in 2020. Read more

Simon_Shepherd
Early Learning Centre Preparatory Senior Boarding Whole School

In order for our children to grow and be accountable, active, engaged and useful contributors to society, they need to be allowed to learn from their mistakes. They need to feel the natural consequences of their actions, knowing that they will not be judged by their worst mistakes. Read more

David_Wallage
Senior Boarding Whole School

Drugs, Alcohol and Road Safety, Cybersafety Seminar Read more

Grant_Bock
Early Learning Centre Preparatory Whole School

Departures and arrivals!, Time for transition, Learning Leader, Skating on Ice, Judo Success, Football Feedback, Anyone for Skiing?, Haslam Library news - A big kid in a lolly shop!, Code Camp, Diary Dates Read more

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Senior

Congratulations to the following students on their achievements. Read more

Liz_Collins
Early Learning Centre Preparatory Senior Boarding Whole School

Parent Book Club, Unmasked – Perfectly Imperfect Read more

Rev_Phil_Hoffman
Early Learning Centre Preparatory Senior Boarding Whole School

Our purpose here at Westminster must always be greater than generating a knowledge base or the skills to find employment and make money. It has to include the formation of rounded, balanced individuals, to help our young people towards a “good life”. Read more

Westminster_Students_in_uniform_ELC_to_Year_12
Early Learning Centre Preparatory Senior Boarding Whole School

Term 2 Trading Hours, Westminster Supporters Merchandise Read more

Lauren_Soderberg
Preparatory Senior Boarding Whole School

Perception, Highlights Read more

Mike_Degenhart
Preparatory Senior

Music Notes, Autumn Gala 2019, Adelaide Symphony Orchestra Gig Read more

John_Doherty
Senior

Something is happening in a town or city near you. What are these strange signs? Who are these people? What is their aim? Rhinoceros ad id pervenit! Read more

Gordon_Begg
Senior

Duke of Edinburgh's International Award Expeditions for Years 9 to 12, Gold Duke of Edinburgh's Award Presentation, Tasmania Expedition December 2019, Year 9 Duke of Edinburgh's International Award Program, Year 8 Camp, Yorkes Surfing Trip, Film submissions - 2019 WOSOG Film Festival Read more

Julia_Chukwuani
Preparatory Senior Whole School

‘Round Square’ in our Westminster Community, RSIS 2020 – Madagascar (Environmental Project), Round Square Website Reminder!, Upcoming Conferences and Events 2019/2020 Read more

Archive Photo Of Old Scholar Class Group
Whole School

Czenya Cavouras (’10), Jimmy Ashby’s Around the World, WOS Football Club, Save the Date – WOSA Annual Dinner, Reunions Read more

Junior Primary Girls Tossing Autumn Leaves In The Air
Whole School

Centacare are running free Parenting Courses. Read more

Junior Primary Girls Tossing Autumn Leaves In The Air
Whole School

Download the latest Darlington Upgrade notification. Read more

Simon_Shepherd
Early Learning Centre Preparatory Senior Boarding Whole School

The pressures of social media on students, along with the changes they are going through in adolescence, can lead to a volatile cocktail of emotions and relationships. Read more

David_Wallage
Senior Boarding Whole School

Welcome to Term 2, Generation of Change Conference, Seminars, Uniform Read more

Grant_Bock
Early Learning Centre Preparatory Whole School

Welcome to Term 2, Welcome Back Staff Too!, Two Departures, Students making a difference, Diary Dates Read more

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Senior Boarding

Congratulations to the following students on their achievements. Read more

Andrea_Sherwood
Senior

NAPLAN Testing, Year 12 and work load, Curriculum Information Evenings Read more

Westminster_Students_in_uniform_ELC_to_Year_12
Early Learning Centre Preparatory Senior Boarding Whole School

Term 2 Trading Hours, Scarves and Gloves, Co-curricular Hoodie for Sport Read more

Lauren_Soderberg
Preparatory Senior Whole School

It's interesting how expectations work. What we expect of a moment or an experience can in itself shape the way the experience plays out. Read more

Mike_Degenhart
Preparatory Senior Whole School

Westminster Jazz Night 2019, Generations in Jazz, Autumn Gala, Appalachian Spring Project, Government House Performance Read more

Carolyn_Obst
Preparatory Senior

Student Achievements, 2019 USA Dance tour update, ADT - Australian Dance Theatre workshops, Dance Allsorts 2019 Read more

Gordon_Begg
Senior

Semester 1 Expeditions, Year 9 Camp, Innes Bushwalk, Neptune Island Sea Kayaking Trip, Dr Richard Harris SC OAM, Year 9 Duke of Edinburgh's International Award Program, Calendar and Website, Tasmania 2019 Read more

Julia_Chukwuani
Preparatory Senior

What exactly is the Round Square IDEAL of ‘Internationalism’ all about?, Foodbank Fundraising Luncheon - 'Women with Influence', Exchanges at Westminster Read more

Friends_Of_Westminster
Early Learning Centre Preparatory Senior Boarding Whole School

The FoW AGM is coming up in a few weeks! Read more

Westminster School Front Gate
Early Learning Centre Preparatory Senior Boarding Whole School

You may have noticed some new signs that were erected over the holidays to provide guidance as to when dogs can be brought into the School grounds. Read more

Wisteria In Bloom With Chapel
Whole School

Does your child have a sleep problem? Read more

Archive Photo Of Old Scholar Class Group
Whole School

WOS Football Club, Jimmy Ashby’s Around the World, Save the Date – WOSA Annual Dinner, Reunions Read more

Wisteria In Bloom With Chapel
Whole School

Centacare are running free Parenting Courses. Read more

Wisteria In Bloom With Chapel
Whole School

Psychologist and parenting expert Jodie Benveniste will talk about guiding children’s behaviour in ways that support their development and can lead to less behaviour drama in the family. Read more

Wisteria In Bloom With Chapel
Whole School

Pack your 'nude food' (plastic free) picnic tea or nibbles and come along to this short film which will inspire your family to make decisions and take actions that contribute to creating a sustainable society and ecosystem. Read more

Simon_Shepherd
Early Learning Centre Preparatory Senior Boarding Whole School

I do hope over the break that you all have the opportunity to spend some fantastic ‘in the moment’ time together with your children. The time that you spend will help them fulfil their potential as much as anything that we do at School. Read more

David_Wallage
Senior Boarding Whole School

Westventure, Alison Avenue Closure Monday 8 April, End of Term Read more

Grant_Bock
Early Learning Centre Preparatory Whole School

Fun Fair, Records Tumble, Swimming Success, Mascot Anabelle, What a wonderful Pancake Day!, Looking to make a difference, Roll on Winter Sport, Alison Ave Closure Monday 8 April, Code Camp Autumn School Holidays, Diary Dates Read more

Friends_Of_Westminster
Early Learning Centre Preparatory Senior Boarding Whole School

‘Annie’ - Volunteers Needed!, Fun Fair 2019 Read more

Tanya_Jarman
Early Learning Centre Preparatory Senior Boarding Whole School

It’s hard to believe that Term 1 is nearly over. I know that many students, parents and staff members are looking forward to a well-earned break over the Easter holidays. Read more

Archive Photo Of Old Scholar Class Group
Whole School

Jazz Pianist Kym Purling ('89), WOSA Survey, Season Begins for WOSSC and WOSFC, Vale Lindsay Kerr, Reunions Read more

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Senior

Congratulations to the following students on their achievements... Read more

Liz_Collins
Early Learning Centre Preparatory Senior Boarding Whole School

Our Team is Growing, Parent Book Club Read more

Lauren_Soderberg
Preparatory Senior Boarding

High Performance Workshop Overview and Key Messaging, High Performance Application Form, Why join the HP Program?, Staff Highlight, Student Highlights, Student Feature Read more

Mike_Degenhart
Preparatory Senior

Term 2 Music Events, Generations in Jazz 2019, Westminster Jazz Night 2019, Westminster Autumn Gala 2019, Mateja Sardelis Read more

John_Doherty
Senior

The tempo in Drama has certainly increased over the last fortnight! Read more

Gordon_Begg
Senior

Semester 1 Expeditions, Year 8 Camp, Year 9 Camp, Year 9 Duke of Edinburgh's International Award, Calendar and Website, Tasmania 2019 Read more

Julia_Chukwuani
Preparatory Senior Boarding Whole School

Whole School Service in Action!, What does it mean to be an Exchange Student?, GAP Student Opportunities Read more

Jenny_Howland
Senior

Latest careers information newsletter for Senior School students. Read more

Westminster School Front Gate
Whole School

Get your new Entertainment Membership today. Read more

Westminster_Students_in_uniform_ELC_to_Year_12
Early Learning Centre Preparatory Senior Boarding Whole School

Change of Shop Hours for End of Term, Term 1 Holiday Closure, Normal Trading Hours for Term 2 Read more

Wisteria In Bloom With Chapel
Early Learning Centre Preparatory

Kids big and small can get up close, climb on, and sit inside vehicles of all shapes and sizes when Marion’s first Touch-a-Truck event rolls into town. Read more

New Campus Development
Early Learning Centre Preparatory Senior Boarding Whole School

Friday 29 March 2019 marks a milestone for Westminster School with the signing of a contract with Sarah Constructions to bring our new Campus Masterplan to life. Read more

Simon_Shepherd
Early Learning Centre Preparatory Senior Boarding Whole School

As the seasons change, it can play around with our sleep and we all know that sleep is vitally important for our wellbeing and mental health ... According to research, our brains need to go offline and we use sleep to normalise connections in our brains. Research into teenagers’ need for sleep, shows that most teenagers need between 9 and 9.5 hours of sleep each night. Read more

David_Wallage
Senior Boarding Whole School

Service, Senior School House Athletics Day, Tenebrae Service and Holy Week, School Community Directories Read more

Grant_Bock
Early Learning Centre Preparatory Whole School

Sports Days, Bullying – No Way!, Fair donations still welcome, Code Camp Autumn School Holidays, School Community Directories, Diary Dates Read more

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Senior Boarding

Congratulations to the following students on their achievements. Read more

Rev_Phil_Hoffman
Early Learning Centre Preparatory Senior Boarding Whole School

In Chapel this term, both in the Senior School and the Prep School we have covered quite a range of ‘special days’ and topics. Read more

Lauren_Soderberg
Preparatory Senior Boarding

Culture and Tall Poppies, Student Feature Read more

John_Doherty
Senior

One of the most frequently asked questions I hear about Drama is, “What do the students do?”. Read more

Julia_Chukwuani
Preparatory Senior

Everyone can be a part of ‘Round Square’!, Round Square in the Prep School, What exactly is the Round Square IDEAL of ‘Adventure’ all about?, A different type of Adventure - Exchange Opportunities, Round Square Conference/Project Opportunities 2020 Read more

Westminster_Students_in_uniform_ELC_to_Year_12
Early Learning Centre Preparatory Senior Boarding Whole School

Normal Trading Hours, Football, Second Hand Uniform, Winter Uniform Read more

Friends_Of_Westminster
Early Learning Centre Preparatory Senior Boarding Whole School

Only two days until the Fair! Read more

Archive Photo Of Old Scholar Class Group
Whole School

Golf Day, School Fun Fair, Vale Andrew Kitto (’78), Upcoming Reunions – Reminders Read more

WARTS_Online_Banner
Whole School

Calling all WARTS - we’re planning a WARTS Reunion! Read more

Westminster School Front Gate
Preparatory Senior Whole School

Temporary closure of the Seaford Rail Line. Read more

Westminster School Front Gate
Whole School

Centacare are running a free Parenting Course. Read more

Simon_Shepherd
Early Learning Centre Preparatory Senior Boarding Whole School

It doesn’t matter where in Australia or the world you are, or at what stage of your life, your connection with Westminster makes you a part of our community, something we value immensely. Read more

David_Wallage
Senior Boarding Whole School

Year 12 Retreat, Sports Day, SEQTA Read more