A Uniting Church coeducational independent day and boarding school in Adelaide,
South Australia

Early Learning to Year 12

News and Events

Julia_Chukwuani
Preparatory Senior Whole School

Round Square ‘Conferences’ for Students, Exchange Student Opportunities Read more

Archive Photo Of Old Scholar Class Group
Whole School

Intercol, Reunions Read more

Head of Sport, Senior School Mike Martens
Senior Boarding

Intercol 2019 Read more

Westminster School Aerial Looking To Sea
Whole School

Stormwater Upgrade in Alison Ave Read more

Simon_Shepherd
Early Learning Centre Preparatory Senior Boarding Whole School

Schools should be places that allow students to have experiences. The more varied the experience, the greater the level of knowledge the child will be able to develop. We are shaped by our experiences and they help form who we are and how we interact with others. Read more

David_Wallage
Senior Boarding Whole School

Nic Newling, Intercol Read more

Grant_Bock
Early Learning Centre Preparatory Whole School

New Early Learning Centre starters, The range of activities that Westminster students undertake knows no bounds., Resource Rhymes, Diary Dates Read more

John_Doherty
Senior

Westminster Drama has had an exciting year so far! Read more

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Senior

Congratulations to the following students on their achievements. Read more

Rev_Phil_Hoffmann
Early Learning Centre Preparatory Senior Boarding Whole School

It is widely recognised that participation is a key to engagement. In Chapel, Westminster students are learning as they lead! Read more

Westminster_Students_in_uniform_ELC_to_Year_12
Early Learning Centre Preparatory Senior Boarding Whole School

Term 3 Trading Hours, Are you ready for Intercol? Read more

Lauren_Soderberg
Preparatory Senior Boarding Whole School

Are you living Olympic values?, Sports Person in Residence Program, Sport Stars Read more

Mike_Degenhart
Preparatory Senior

ABODA SA Band Festival 2019, Rock Bands at the Jade, Music Night 2019 - As Time Goes By Read more

Gordon_Begg
Senior

Duke of Edinburgh's International Award, Tasmania Expedition December 2019, Duke of Edinburgh's Award Mountain Bike trip, Year 12 Outdoor Self Reliant Expeditions, Year 8 and 9 Duke of Edinburgh's International Award Program, Film submissions - 2019 WOSOG Film Festival Read more

Westminster School Aerial Looking To Sea
Whole School

Optus Proposal for Transmission Station, Stormwater Upgrade in Alison Ave Read more

Jenny Howland August 2019
Senior

Careers Newsletter Read more

Julia_Chukwuani
Preparatory Senior Whole School

Why is ‘Service Learning’ so important for young people today?, Red Dove Café at the Royal Adelaide Show, Legacy Week - Badge Selling, SEW-sational! – New ‘Sewing for Charity’ Initiative for Year 6 to 12, Round Square Student Committee Fundraising, Round Square Adventures for 2020 Read more

Junior Primary Girls Tossing Autumn Leaves In The Air
Whole School

Centacare are running free Parenting Courses. Read more

Archive Photo Of Old Scholar Class Group
Whole School

WOSA Committee 2019/20, Andrew Harding (’77), Other Annual Dinner Awards, Vale Read more

Simon_Shepherd
Early Learning Centre Preparatory Senior Boarding Whole School

Over the weekend, I spent some time reading the new book by John Marsden, The Art of Growing Up (Macmillan). John, an author of international repute, has received a great deal of interest in his book as he presents his take on the complexities of growing up, parenting and schooling in our times. Read more

David_Wallage
Senior Boarding Whole School

Welcome Back, Holiday Activities, Green and White, Year 12 Students, The Hunting Read more

Grant_Bock
Early Learning Centre Preparatory Whole School

A Flying Start, Welcome to our new families, Two Whole New Classes, Congratulations Joel, Report Grading Error, Cross Country, Piano Skills on Show, Maths Success, School Sport SA - Swimming, While the Cat is away?, Bigger Better Brains, Haslam Library Update, Diary Dates Read more

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Senior

Congratulations to the following students on their achievements. Read more

Reception Students Laughing In Rose Arbour
Early Learning Centre Preparatory Senior Boarding Whole School

Join us at our Open Day and find out how Westminster can help your child to achieve more than they thought possible. Read more

Lauren_Soderberg
Preparatory Senior Boarding Whole School

Coaching Influence, Football News, Soccer and Basketball News, Volleyball, Introducing Chris McHugh Read more

Mike_Degenhart
Preparatory Senior

Music Notes, 2019 Australian Combined Schools Music Festival, ABODA SA Band Festival 2019 Read more

Gordon_Begg
Senior

Duke of Edinburgh's International Award, Tasmania Expedition December 2019, July Holiday Expeditions, Year 12 Outdoor Self Reliant Expeditions, Year 8 and 9 Duke of Edinburgh's International Award Program, Film submissions - 2019 WOSOG Film Festival Read more

Liz_Collins
Early Learning Centre Preparatory Senior Boarding Whole School

Nic Newling – Parent session Read more

Julia_Chukwuani
Preparatory Senior Whole School

‘Round Square’ Plans for Term 3!, Exchanges Update for Term 3, Round Square Adventures for 2020 Read more

Westminster School Aerial Looking To Sea
Early Learning Centre Preparatory Senior Boarding Whole School

Changes to Traffic/Parking Arrangements in Alison Ave Read more

Rev_Phil_Hoffmann
Early Learning Centre Preparatory Senior Boarding Whole School

On Monday 22 July, staff began Term 3 with a presentation from Rev Professor Andrew Dutney, Principal of the Uniting Church’s training college and national Past President of the church. Read more

Westminster_Students_in_uniform_ELC_to_Year_12
Early Learning Centre Preparatory Senior Boarding Whole School

Term 3 Trading Hours, Supporters Rugby Jumper, Umbrellas Read more

Archive Photo Of Old Scholar Class Group
Whole School

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

Junior Primary Girls Tossing Autumn Leaves In The Air
Whole School

Centacare are running free Parenting Courses. Read more

Friends_Of_Westminster
Early Learning Centre Preparatory Senior Boarding Whole School

Join us at the next FoW meeting - all welcome! Read more

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_Hoffmann
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_Hoffmann
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_Hoffmann
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

Congratulations_on_your_achievement_graphic2
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