Catholic education in South Australia is aimed at families who want an education based on Christian principles in the Catholic tradition. Catholic schools emphasize the development of the whole person: spiritually, academically, socially, emotionally and physically.
They provide extensive support, including English as a Second Language programs, city and college orientation programs, academic performance/progress reports, pastoral care, study support and social activity programs. Various accommodation options are offered, from excellent boarding facilities to caring homestay environments.
- Total students: 47,200
- Total international students: 341
- Range of educational options offered, including the International Baccalaureate (IB)
- Yearly course fees: varies by school