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    HIGH SCHOOLS IN AUSTRALIA

    Private School in SA - Mercedes College 

Overview

Mercedes College is centrally located, only 15 minutes from the City centre, white sandy beaches and the picturesque Adelaide Hills. It is a Reception to Year 12 co-educational school, which accepts International students from Year 8.

In a delightful location with historical and contemporary buildings, and wide open spaces, students can enjoy studying in a park like setting at a school with up-to-date facilities and expert teaching staff. Students experience Drama, Sport, Music, Arts, Camps, Excursions and guest speakers in addition to their Academic studies.

The College is a member of the Council of International School, International Baccalaureate Organisation and International Schools Association.   

3 Reasons To Choose Us

  1. Mercedes College can offer tailored English support programmes for each individual student – from on-campus Intensive English, to varying levels of English support which is monitored and revised during the time the student is studying at Mercedes College

  2. Most Mercedes College homestay hosts are part of our community – not strangers motivated by money. The families are usually well known to us. This enables us to select the right family for your student. Even our Chairman of the School Council, and his family, are a Homestay host!

  3. Mercedes College campus is a WIFI campus and we give our international students a MacBook Air Laptop to use while studying at the school. E-books and school specific software is downloaded for the student and utilised extensively in the classroom.

Special/Excellence Programs
  • A variety of short term stay programmes
  • International Baccalaureate Diploma
  • A variety of Sports
  • Art
  • Music and Performing Arts classes
  • Outdoor Education including:
    • Rock Climbing
    • Surfing
    • Cycling
    • Kyaking
    • Sailing
    • And numerous Camps
  • St Vincent De Paul Charity Group
  • World Culture Club
Language
  • French
  • Spanish (ab initio)
  • Chinese (Mandarin)
  • Indonesian
  • English as an Additional Language or Dialect
  • Intensive English and other language classes can be arranged on a need basis
Extracurricular Activities
  • Chess
  • Debating
  • Social Justice Committee
  • Student Representative Council
  • World Culture Club
  • Musical Groups (Rock and Classical)
  • Choirs
  • Orchestras
  • Australian Share Market Competition
  • National Maths and Science Competitions
  • Canoeing
  • Cycling
  • Golf
  • Rock Climbing
  • Surfing

Sports

Term 1
  • Badminton
  • Basketball (Girls only)
  • Beach Volleyball (Girls only)
  • Cricket
  • Cross Country Running
  • Softball (Girls only)
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Track& Field
  • Volleyball
  • Water Polo
Term 2
  • Basketball
  • Cross Country Running
  • Hockey (grass)
  • Football ( Australian Rules - boys only)
  • Netball (girls only)
  • Soccer
  • Table Tennis
  • Volleyball
Term 3
  • Same as Term 2
Term 4
  • Same as Term 1
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