Underdale High School is a medium-sized government secondary school, located in the western suburbs within close proximity to the beaches and city of Adelaide. They provide a student-centred learning experience attracting students from diverse cultural backgrounds in our middle years program, specialist Football (Soccer) Academy, Gifted Program and Automotive Programs.

Facilities: Music and Drama suites, Resource Centre, Industry standard Automotive Centre, Gymnasium and Weights room, Tennis courts; large oval with 3 football (soccer) pitches with lighting; eight tennis courts, two basketball courts.

Electives Years 8 to 10: Mathematics, Science, English, History, Physical Education, Art, Design, Music, Drama, Automotive, Woodwork, Metalwork, Multimedia, Digital Photography, Physical Education, Football (Soccer), Multicultural Foods, Fashion and LOTE.

Electives Years 11 and 12: English, Mathematics, Research Project.

Sport: Soccer, Netball, Basketball, Volleyball, Tennis, Badminton, Athletics.

Extracurricular activities: Student voice and leadership opportunities, Academic and Problem-Solving Competitions, Debating & Public Speaking Groups, Chess and Science Clubs, Music Bands and the annual Drama Production (Drama, Music and Dance).

Welfare and personal development: Student support services, International Student Team, EALD support, 2 School Counsellors and Career Counsellor, Bilingual Support Officers, Pastoral Care Program.

 Special features:

Special interest programs

Australian Curriculum for middle year students (Years 8 – 10)

Football (Soccer) Academy preparing students in Years 8 – 12 for the world scene

Gifted and Talented Education Program

Vocational Education & Training (VET) – programs including Automotive Technology,

Information Technology, Tourism & Hospitality

International programs

High School Graduate Program

High School Study Abroad Program

Study Tours

School Information

  • Type: Government
  • Coeducational or single-sex: Coeducational

  • Faith-based: None
  • Year: Year 8 - Year 12
  • Day/Boarding: Day School
  • Interview Required Upon Enrolment: No
  • International Baccalaureate Programs offered:
  • ESL Support: N/A
  • Scholarships Available: No
  • Gifted and Talented Program: N/A
  • Preschool or Early Learning Centre:
  • After School Care/ OOSH Options:
  • Fees: Free (Government School) Contact school for fee details

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