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

Early Learning to Year 12

News and Events

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_Hoffmann
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

Grant_Bock
Early Learning Centre Preparatory Whole School

Giving back to the profession, Class Representatives, Fair donations, New Nature Play Area, Sports Days, Butterfly Garden, SEQTA, State Coaches, Code Camp Autumn School Holidays: Early Bird Discount, 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

There is a truism that ‘a healthy person is a balanced person’, giving attention at various times to the physical, social, intellectual and spiritual aspects of their daily life. Read more

Lauren_Soderberg
Preparatory Senior Boarding Whole School

What is High Performance at Westminster?, Running Club, Celebrating Success Read more

Carolyn_Obst
Preparatory Senior

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Julia_Chukwuani
Preparatory Senior Whole School

Round Square A&EA Regional Head and Reps Meeting 2019, Leadership, RSIS (Round Square International Service Projects) 2019 and 2020, Round Square Website and YouTube Channel, Exchange Opportunity! Read more

Jenny_Howland
Senior

Latest careers information newsletter for Senior School students. Read more

Friends_Of_Westminster
Early Learning Centre Preparatory Senior Boarding Whole School

Looking for something to do on Saturday? Read more

Archive Photo Of Old Scholar Class Group
Whole School

Kym Purling (’89) - Live in Concert at Sea and on Land, WOSA Survey, Vale Udo Joschke, Upcoming Reunions - Reminders Read more

Golf_Ball_on_Grass
Whole School

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Mike_Degenhart
Preparatory Senior

Welcome to Music, Attendance at Rehearsals, The people you meet in Shanghai! Read more

Westminster_Students_in_uniform_ELC_to_Year_12
Early Learning Centre Preparatory Senior Boarding Whole School

Normal Trading Hours for Term 1, Football, Second Hand Uniform, Winter Uniform Read more

Wisteria In Bloom With Chapel
Whole School

Upcoming Centacare children's course. Read more

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

Automatic Gates, Bus Audit Read more

Simon_Shepherd
Early Learning Centre Preparatory Senior Boarding Whole School

In a year when we are focusing on gratitude as a School community, it is important that we role model it for those around us as well as for ourselves. Read more

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

Accessing SEQTA, Have you downloaded our app? Read more

David_Wallage
Senior Boarding Whole School

Swimming Carnival, Building Confidence, Old Scholars, Road Raise, Chinese New Year Read more

Grant_Bock
Early Learning Centre Preparatory Whole School

Goal setting, Student Representatives, An International Opportunity, Seesaw, Diary Dates Read more

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Senior Boarding

Congratulations to the following students on their achievements. Read more

Liz_Collins
Early Learning Centre Preparatory Senior Boarding Whole School

Youth Mental Health First Aid, Parent Book Club Read more

Rev_Phil_Hoffmann
Early Learning Centre Preparatory Senior Boarding Whole School

We should all be encouraged to be grateful for the food that nurtures us, the friends that help us, the beauty that inspires us, the love that surrounds us, and so much more. Including the gift of each waking day open before us. Read more

Westminster_Students_in_uniform_ELC_to_Year_12
Early Learning Centre Preparatory Senior Boarding Whole School

Normal Trading Hours, New Items Available, Supporters Merchandise Read more

Lauren_Soderberg
Preparatory Senior Boarding

In light of the schools theme for the year, gratitude, I went in search of diamonds in our own backyard with the hope of digging up some acts of excellence or achievement, and sharing the stories with you for a refreshed perspective. Read more

Gordon_Begg
Senior Boarding

Merit Ceremony, Duke of Edinburgh's International Award Program, Calendar and Website, Tasmania 2019, Westventure, Holiday Expeditions Read more

Julia_Chukwuani
Preparatory Senior

Round Square Student Committee (RSSC) 2019, Speaking of ‘Service’..., Foodbank, Resthaven ‘Coffee & Chat’ Program, RSIC India 2019 – International Conference Read more

Friends_Of_Westminster
Whole School

Our annual Fun Fair is gearing up to be one of the best yet, and Sarah and the Fair Committee are in full swing of preparations for Saturday 23 March. Read more

Zac_Savage
Boarding

It has been an exciting start to the year in Westminster Boarding with more than thirty new Boarders joining our community. It has been extremely rewarding to see our more experienced Boarders welcome their new peers with enthusiasm and empathy. Read more

Westminster School Aerial Looking To Sea
Whole School

Latest information on the Darlington Upgrade project. Read more

Archive Photo Of Old Scholar Class Group
Whole School

Golf Day, Dr Phil Glatz (’66), Upcoming Reunions - Reminders Read more

Simon_Shepherd
Early Learning Centre Preparatory Senior Boarding Whole School

It is important that together we start the year well with a clear vision about where we want to go, how we will get there and how we will support each other and grow along the way. At the end of the year, it is also important that we gather as a community to celebrate our achievements. Read more

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

School Star is now live! Read more

Grant_Bock
Early Learning Centre Preparatory Senior Boarding Whole School

Finally!, Welcome to Westminster!, Staff Changes, Code Camp and Vacation Care, House Leadership, Meet the Teacher Trial, Traffic Flow, Student Leaders, Student Achievements, Cricket Success, Diary Dates Read more

David_Wallage
Senior Boarding Whole School

Start of Term, SEQTA, Student Photos, Communication, Campion Book Returns, Student Achievements Read more

Tanya_Jarman
Early Learning Centre Preparatory Senior Boarding Whole School

Welcome to 2019. The last six months has flown as I have come to grips with daily life at Westminster School. Read more

Congratulations_on_your_achievement_graphic2
Senior Boarding Whole School

Congratulations to the following students on their achievements. Read more

Liz_Collins
Early Learning Centre Preparatory Senior Boarding Whole School

The Resilience Project, SchoolTV, Parent Book Club Read more

Rev_Phil_Hoffmann
Early Learning Centre Preparatory Senior Boarding Whole School

Does the new year offer a new start? Read more

Lauren_Soderberg
Early Learning Centre Preparatory Senior Boarding Whole School

Meet our new Head of Sport Development and High Performance, Lauren Soderberg, and hear from our first Sports Person in Residence program Athlete for 2019, Australia’s number 1 ranked player, National Champion and Commonwealth Games Gold Medallist Beach Volleyballer, Damien "Damo" Schumann. Read more

Carolyn_Obst
Preparatory Senior Boarding

NY/USA Dance tour, Student Achievements, An Interview with our Dance Captain, Co-curricular commences in Week 3, Adelaide Festival Excursions Term 1 Read more

Gordon_Begg
Senior Boarding

Duke of Edinburgh's International Award Program, Calendar and Website, New Zealand 2018, Tasmania 2019, Westventure, Holiday Expeditions, Gold Duke of Edinburgh's Award Recipients Read more

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

Now that Term 1 is underway, traffic in the vicinity of the School has increased and, unfortunately, so have issues of traffic management. Read more

New Campus Development
Early Learning Centre Preparatory Senior Boarding Whole School

Latest updates on our building projects. Read more

Westminster_Students_in_uniform_ELC_to_Year_12
Early Learning Centre Preparatory Senior Boarding Whole School

Trading Hours for Term 1, Boys' Basketball, New Uniform Item – Culottes and Blouse, Bus Tickets Read more

Friends_Of_Westminster
Early Learning Centre Preparatory Senior Boarding Whole School

Friends of Westminster is the community group that represents parents at the School so we are asked to consider things that affect the community and we also get to find out more about upcoming plans that the School has around certain matters. Read more

Archive Photo Of Old Scholar Class Group
Whole School

Reunions, Westminster Golf Day, Old Scholar Survey, Westminster News, Vale Past Staff Member Carol Moule Read more

Wisteria In Bloom With Chapel
Early Learning Centre Preparatory Senior Boarding Whole School

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Wisteria In Bloom With Chapel
Early Learning Centre Preparatory Senior Boarding Whole School

Keep your kids smiling. Read more

Wisteria In Bloom With Chapel
Early Learning Centre Preparatory Senior Boarding Whole School

Fringe shows for Young People at the Marion Cultural Centre. Read more

Wisteria In Bloom With Chapel
Early Learning Centre Preparatory Senior Boarding Whole School

MarionLIFE are running two free Adult Education Courses in February. Read more

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

Welcome to Round Square & Exchanges at Westminster 2019!, What exactly is ‘Round Square’?, Exchange opportunities at Westminster School, Exchange Students for Term 1 2019, Coming Up... Read more

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