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Future-focussed Building Begins Soon

Exciting plans are underway at both ends of the Concordia College Oval, with the Primary Campus set to undergo a major refurbishment, followed by the construction of a new College-wide gymnasium.  Read More

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Students Perform at Picturesque Ukaria Chamber Music Concert

Following a year of minimal performance opportunities in 2020, we were thrilled to have our small ensembles performing to a 75% capacity audience at the beautifully picturesque Ukaria Conference Centre...  Read More

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Lily Named National Junior Voice of Youth Champion

Following her success the Rostrum Voice of Youth Junior State Finals, where she delivered speeches in the SA House of Assembly at Parliament House, Lily (Year 9) went on to...  Read More

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Brain Bee, da Vinci Decathlon and STEM Challenge Success

Concordia students have taken part in various academic and problem-solving competitions during Term 2, with some wonderful results on each occasion.  Read More

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World Oceans Day

Students enjoyed soaking up many ocean facts as we marked World Oceans Day with interactive exhibits, including an immersive South Australian underwater virtual reality (VR) experience in the Resource Centres...  Read More

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Mount Gambier Music Tour

Keen to perform after a year of sparse opportunities to play to live audiences in 2020, it was with great joy and excitement that 74 student musicians journeyed to Mount...  Read More

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Australia’s Biggest Morning Tea

Our Year 4 students were overwhelmed at the response to their efforts to host Australia’s Biggest Morning tea at the St John’s Campus, raising over $730 for cancer research.  Read More

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Future-focussed Redevelopment set to begin in 2021

Exciting future-focussed plans are underway at both ends of the Concordia College Oval, with the St John’s Campus set to undergo a major refurbishment beginning in mid-2021, followed by the...  Read More

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Walk My Way 2021

Almost 100 members of the Concordia community, including a number of staff and students from both campuses, trekked through the beautiful Barossa Valley on Saturday 1 May, raising funds for...  Read More

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2021 College Musical Production: Beauty and The Beast

With the events of 2020 and the associated restrictions fresh in everyone’s minds, the 2021 Concordia College musical production of Beauty and The Beast was a triumphal return to a...  Read More

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AMEB Awards

Concordia’s rich musical history is something of which we are very proud, and it is fantastic to continually see young people dedicating themselves to becoming highly proficient and even exceptional...  Read More

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Staff Awarded for Outstanding Service

Recently, we were delighted to receive the news that two Concordia staff members had received awards for their outstanding service in the field of education.  Read More

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Adelaide Youth Leadership Conference

Our Student Leaders and Year 9 Ambassadors represented the College at the Adelaide Youth Leadership Conference where they learned important leadership lessons about resilience, public speaking, teamwork and other relevant skills.  Read More

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Budding Year 3 Scientists

While studying the transfer of heat, our Year 3 students enjoyed an opportunity to visit the Concordia Campus late in Term 4, comparing the heat conductivity properties of different metals,...  Read More

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Concordia student named IGSSA Sportsperson of the Year

Concordia congratulates Jessie (Year 12) on winning the IGSSA Sportsperson of the Year Award in 2020.  Read More

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Concordia achieves outstanding results at ABODA Festival 2020

Each year, Concordia participates in the Australian Band and Orchestra Directors Association (ABODA) Festival. Although the competition looked different in 2020, with student performances being recorded on video for judging...  Read More

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September Sporting Success

Recently, Concordia has enjoyed a run of sporting success stories in football, soccer and volleyball, with multiple teams winning Grand Final matches in various competitions.   Read More

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Culture, Inclusion and Diversity

Concordia College embraces the many cultures that exist within its school community, promoting inclusion and advocating diversity as key elements in our pursuit to prepare students to participate in a...  Read More

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Generating Some Jazz in 2020

Following the news that the much-loved Generations in Jazz festival was postponed for 2020, Concordia’s Music and Media Departments created a fabulous video series which provided an opportunity for our...  Read More

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NRM School Environment Grant

For a number of years now, our College’s kitchen garden at the Concordia Campus has allowed students to grow, harvest and cook fresh produce such as vegetables and herbs in...  Read More

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Jimmy Dodd: Artist-in-Residence

Middle and Senior School Art students have recently benefitted from working with and learning from Australian artist and art educator James ‘Jimmy’ Dodd whose career crosses a wide range of...  Read More

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Cancelled: Twilight Tea

We are devastated that tonight's Twilight Tea has been CANCELLED following the Government announcement this afternoon that organised mass gatherings should not go ahead.  Read More

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Concordia Celebrates 130 Years

In 2020, Concordia College celebrates two milestones: namely its 130th year and 100 years of the Old Concordians’ Association.  Read More

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Off to a Great Start!

To provide a positive platform for the year ahead, St John’s Campus students engaged in a variety of activities and tasks over the first few weeks of school which were...  Read More

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Congratulations to 2019 Merit Recipients

Shortly after the school year began, we celebrated with 13 students from the Class of 2019 whose academic achievements were publicly recognised at the SACE and IBDP Merit Ceremonies.  Read More

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Australian Volleyball Schools Cup

Concordia was excited to again have two senior teams represent the College at the Australian Volleyball Schools Cup tournament on the Gold Coast in December 2019.  Read More

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Congratulations to our 2019 Graduates

The 2019 Valedictory Service, held at the Adelaide Town Hall on Wednesday 23 October, was a moving and memorable occasion for the Class of 2019 and their families as many...  Read More

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Sporting Success

Sporting success stories seemed to come in quick succession during Term 4 for Concordia volleyball, softball, cricket and tennis teams.  Read More

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2019 IGSSA Football Premiers

After finishing fourth in their inaugural IGSSA AFLW season last year, Concordia’s Senior AFLW team continued to develop their skills in 2019 and earned a place in the grand final.  Read More

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Achieving beyond the Classroom

As well as fostering and celebrating student achievement at school, we love seeing students developing their talents and interests beyond the classroom.  Read More

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Waverley International Schools Netball

Playing 14 games across four days against opponents from around Australia and abroad, including Kuala Lumpur, Pakistan and Sri Lanka, two Concordia netball teams represented the College at the Waverley...  Read More

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Crows Stars visit St John's Campus

With the end of Term 2 just around the corner, students in Years 3 to 6 enjoyed a special treat when Adelaide Crows players Taylor Walker, Matt Crouch, Kyle Hartigan,...  Read More

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Concordia competes at Sailing Nationals

Team Sailing is a relatively new sport at Concordia, with a number of team members growing and developing their skills across several years, and some new sailors joining the ranks.  Read More

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Generations in Jazz 2019

Concordia was represented by 65 Big Band and Jazz Choir students at this year’s Generations in Jazz event in Mount Gambier, a national competition involving talented music students from more...  Read More

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Europe Art Trip 2019

It is every young artist’s dream to travel the world exploring major art sites that have been central to the development of art throughout history.  Read More

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Senior Geography Students in the Field

Senior Geography classes have taken to the field in recent weeks to collect data which will be used to form recommendations for future management of the issues they have been investigating.  Read More

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The Addams Family - A New Musical Comedy

After much anticipation and many hours of rehearsals and preparations, the 2019 Concordia musical production of The Addams Family – A New Musical Comedy opened at the Hopgood Theatre on...  Read More

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Annual Community Fun for the St John's Campus

The annual get together for St John’s Campus families took place this year on Friday, 29 March and we were delighted to have around 400 guests join us for the event.  Read More

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Twilight Tea 2019 a Huge Success

The annual Twilight Tea on Friday, 15 March was once again a true celebration of the Concordia community spirit, with many people gathering in the Quad for a wonderful night...  Read More

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Sheltered Walkway Now Complete

Construction of the sheltered walkway in the shared community sports zone between the oval and the tennis courts has now been completed, with current students, parent spectators, as well as...  Read More

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Commendations for Concordia’s Nautilus Centre

Concordia College’s Nautilus Centre has been turning heads in the educational and architectural worlds since it opened in October 2017, with recognition continuing in 2018 thanks to Commendations in the...  Read More

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Concordia wins Silver at National Volleyball

As the 2018 school year drew to a close, a number of Concordia students travelled to Melbourne to compete in a national volleyball tournament involving 5000 students, the Australian Schools...  Read More

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Year 6 Graduation Dinner 2018

The Year 6 Graduation Dinner is a tradition that sees students reflecting on their time at the St John’s Campus, celebrating their achievements and farewelling their teachers as they officially...  Read More

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Music and Media Record with HSCC

Music and Media students were fortunate to have the opportunity to record with a group of professional musicians from the Hindley Street Country Club on two separate occasions in Term 4.  Read More

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Concordia Wins Four Gold at ABODA

Concordia once again sent a number of bands and ensembles to take part in the annual Australian Band and Orchestra Director’s Association Festival late in August.  Read More

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OSHC Receives Top Recognition from ACECQA

Concordia’s OSHC service recently received the top recognition possible under the National Quality Framework. The service is the first of its kind in South Australia and one of only a...  Read More

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Music Tour Brings History to Life

The 2018 Concordia College Music Tour saw 29 students and staff travel through France and Belgium in July, performing concerts and taking part in ceremonies to help commemorate the 100th anniversary of the end of WWI.  Read More

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STEAMing Towards the Future

The Advertiser recently printed an article in the Careers section which featured Concordia College and included input from our Concordia Campus Director of Student Learning, Mr Paul Bannister, and two...  Read More

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Sheltered Walkway Project Update

In November 2017, our College was successful in receiving funding of $150,000 through the State Government - Fund My Neighbourhood grant scheme.  Read More

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Ella to attend Space Camp

Ella, a Year 11 student with a long-standing interest in Science, is one step closer to her goal of becoming the first Australian woman in space after being selected by...  Read More

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Generations in Jazz 2018

A group of 86 Concordia students recently returned from a weekend of performances in Mount Gambier at this year’s Generations in Jazz festival, a nation-wide competition attended by over 5000 people.  Read More

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ELC Garden Opening

It was with much excitement that the new ELC garden at the St John’s Campus was officially opened and dedicated in front of ELC students, staff and invited guests on...  Read More

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Welcome to the New Principal and Pastor

During the 2018 Concordia Campus Commencement Service on Tuesday 30 January, the Concordia Campus Principal, Paul Weinert (pictured right), and the College Pastor, Dale Gosden (pictured left), were installed into...  Read More

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Opening of the Nautilus Centre

On Monday, 30 October we celebrated an important milestone in the College’s history with the official opening and dedication of the Nautilus Centre, a magnificent new learning facility for Science,...  Read More

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Concordia in Concert 2017

On Friday 15 September, Concordia College hosted Concordia in Concert 2017 in the Chapel. Involving over 220 students and support staff, this fantastic showcase featured no less than 23 ensembles...  Read More

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Year 7 Grandfriends' Day

On Friday 8 September, our Year 7 students welcomed their 'grand friends' to the College for the morning and shared some insights into what it is like to be a...  Read More


Gold at ABODA Music Festival

From August 23 - 25, the Australian Band and Orchestra Directors Association (ABODA) Festival saw Concordia's Music students competing in a statewide competition that gives all levels of school and...  Read More


Grandparents' and Special Friends' Day

We were delighted on Friday 18 August to welcome nearly 400 visitors to our St John's Campus for the annual Grandparents' and Special Friends' Day.  Read More

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From Greece to India at Year Level Parent Dinners

From a Greek feast to an authentic Indian banquet, our year level dinners in Term 2 were a hit with parents once again, providing a wonderful opportunity to catch up...  Read More

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Career Mentoring

Students in the Senior School were fortunate to again benefit from a Career Mentoring Evening with old collegians and community members representing a range of career paths from allied health...  Read More


Students Shine at Vocal Cabaret

Our senior Music students performed brilliantly under lights in an intimate cabaret setting at this year’s Vocal Cabaret concert held at Fullarton Park Community Centre.  Read More

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Exploring the Great Outdoors

Many students reflect on Year 9 Camp as a major highlight of their time at Concordia, and this year’s camp is sure to have the same lasting impact, with students...  Read More

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National Reconciliation Week

Students at both Concordia campuses reflected on the ongoing need for reconciliation in our nation through a number of activities and events held during National Reconciliation Week (27 May –...  Read More

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Foundation Hosts First Business Breakfast for 2017

The Concordia Foundation’s first Business Breakfast for 2017 was held on Wednesday 24 May, with over 60 guests in attendance from a broad range of career sectors.  Read More

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ELC Bush Day

Our youngest students revelled in the chance to spend a day exploring the natural environment at Belair National Park for their ELC Bush Day on Tuesday 23 May.  Read More

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Generations in Jazz 2017

Congratulations to 89 students from Concordia on their excellent performances at the recent Generations in Jazz event in Mount Gambier.  Read More

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Mother's Day Breakfast 2017

We were delighted to welcome around 130 mothers, grandmothers and children at this year’s Mother’s Day Breakfast in May.  Read More


Relay for Life

Seven student ‘runners’ and 11 media crew members stepped out in support of the Cancer Council’s Relay for Life event in May, an event which recognises and celebrates those in...  Read More


Europe Art Trip

Twenty six Concordia students and three staff members jumped at the chance to see the sights, appreciate the history and marvel at the creativity on display in the galleries and...  Read More


Chairman's Award for Sailing Success

Twenty four teams made up of over 200 students participated in an intense weekend of competition at this year’s Musto SA Schools Team Sailing State Championships in April, with two...  Read More

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2017 Musical: Annie

Each year the Concordia College musical is a highly anticipated event, and this year’s production of Annie did not disappoint, with three public performances bringing the much-loved family favourite to...  Read More

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Twilight Tea

Our annual Twilight Tea event was again a wonderful success, with many families and community members joining us for an evening of fun, great food, musical performances and more!  Read More

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Year 7 and 8 Family BBQs

Our recent round of Family BBQs provided fantastic opportunities for Year 7 and 8 families who are new to the College to connect with one another and meet their child’s Home Class teachers.  Read More

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Excellent Sporting Results

It has been a busy fortnight in the Concordia Sports Department with our inter-school representative swimming team taking first place in their division at the combined boys and girls Swimming Championship.  Read More

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Year 8 Camp

Our Year 8 students had a wonderful time getting to know one another and embracing new experiences at their year level camp at Victor Harbor in March.  Read More

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Concordia's Seismograph in the News

The Concordia seismograph was featured in the news recently, having recorded Adelaide’s most recent notable earthquake in the early hours of Thursday 2 February.  Read More

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OSHC Exceeds National Standards

Our Out of School Hours Care service recently received an Exceeding National Quality Standard rating by the Australian Children's Education and Care Quality Authority, joining the ELC which also holds...  Read More

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Serving Those in Need

On Saturday 25 February our Concordia Campus Student Leaders and Head of Senior School served a hearty meal to the patrons of the Mary Magdalene Drop-in Centre in Adelaide’s CBD.  Read More

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Mad March in the Media Studio

We are privileged to host some amazing guests in the Concordia Media Studio and in the lead up to ‘Mad March’ two of our Year 11 students acted as crew members for a cross-promotion of three 'Mad March' events.  Read More

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Commencement 2017

The 2017 school year began with much excitement and anticipation as many students reconnected after a long summer holiday break and officially began the year at our Commencement and Opening Chapel Services.  Read More

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Congratulations to the Class of 2016

The Concordia College community congratulates the Class of 2016 on the excellent achievements of students in both the South Australian Certificate of Education (SACE) and the International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme (IBDP).  Read More


Year 11 Road Awareness Program

As part of their Pastoral Care Program, Concordia’s Year 11 students took part in a presentation from the Metropolitan Fire Service Road Awareness Program, gaining valuable information about practical steps...  Read More


Valedictory Dinner and Parent Reception

It was great to see the Year 12s return to the College for the Student Valedictory Dinner last night, while many parents enjoyed the chance to catch up at a cocktail reception, marking the end of a very significant year.  Read More

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Valedictory Service 2016

The annual Concordia College Valedictory Service was held at the Adelaide Town Hall again this year, with around 1000 people in attendance as we formally farewelled the Year 12 Class of 2016.  Read More

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Foundation hosts final Business Networking Breakfast for 2016

The final Business Networking Breakfast for 2016 took place on Thursday 3 November in The Suaviter, with around 50 business people enjoying an engaging address by guest speaker, Kate Thiele.  Read More

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Winchester Street Hub Officially Opened

On Monday 31 October, we celebrated a significant milestone in the Concordia College building program with the official opening of the Winchester Street Hub.  Read More

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Apple Distinguished Program

Concordia College St John’s Campus has been recognised as an Apple Distinguished Program for 2016-2017, for its use of iPad as an integral 1:1 learning tool that supports the inquiry-based...  Read More

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Concordia in Concert

Concordia in Concert is the College’s annual Music showcase, providing students with the opportunity to perform to an appreciative audience.  Read More

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Music Students Win 7 Gold Awards at ABODA Festival

Concordia's Orchestra, Big Bands, Concert Band and a number of ensembles took part in the 2016 South Australian School Band and Orchestra Festival from Wednesday 24 to Friday 26 August.  Read More

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Mixed Hockey Knockout Champions 2016

Congratulations to the members of Concordia’s mixed hockey team who yesterday became State Champions after winning the Grand Final of the state-wide knockout competition at The Pines.  Read More

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National Science Week 2016

On Friday 12 August, students from Years 6 - 8 took part in an action-packed day of scientific activities around the theme of Droids, Drones and Robots, to celebrate the...  Read More

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Knockout Football Champions 2016

Concordia College congratulates members of its Senior Boys 1st XVIII Football squad on their recent Grand Final victory in the state-wide Pool B Knockout competition.  Read More

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Abby attends International Space Camp

Concordia College Year 12 student Abby Mather recently had a once-in-a lifetime experience when she attended the International Space Camp in the USA.  Read More

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Concordia Connections

The connections children make throughout their school years play an important role in developing and shaping their sense of belonging, confidence and their ability to adapt and excel in a...  Read More

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Gifted Education Conference at Concordia

On Wednesday 18 May Concordia College again hosted the South Australian Gifted and Talented Conference with renowned Cambridge academic Julie Arliss and elite sports performance consultant Jeffrey Hodges.  Read More

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Generations in Jazz 2016

The incredible talents of a significant number of Concordia’s musicians and singers were again on display recently at the annual ‘Generations in Jazz’ festival held in Mount Gambier, with our...  Read More

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Annual Musical a Hit with Audiences

The annual Concordia musical was a hit with audiences again this year as the talented cast, crew and pit band ‘welcomed guests to the 60s’ in three public performances of...  Read More


Twilight Tea

On Friday 18 March we celebrated the annual Twilight Tea, one of the highlights of Concordia’s community calendar, with hundreds of people enjoying food, activities and music in The Quad.  Read More


Amalgamation Celebration Service

On Thursday 3 March the students and staff from both Concordia College campuses assembled together for the first time, celebrating the amalgamation of St John’s Lutheran School and Concordia College...  Read More

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Congratulations Class of 2015

The Concordia College Class of 2015 has had much to celebrate over the summer break, with many students receiving news of excellent results in either the International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme...  Read More

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ELC Garden Competition

The Early Learning Centre has been selected as the State finalist in a competition, 'My Park Rules’, which is run by the Australian Institute of Landscape Architects.  Read More

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Year 6 Graduation

The 2015 Year 6 students gathered in the Concordia Quadrangle on Monday 7 December to celebrate the culmination of their Primary School Years.  Read More

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Concordia Gala Ball

On Saturday 21 November, 320 guests comprising parents, old collegians, sponsors and friends filled the spectacular new Panorama Ballroom at the Adelaide Convention Centre overlooking the River Torrens Precinct to...  Read More

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Year 12 Parent Reception

On Thursday 19 November, over 130 Year 12 parents gathered in the Chapel Narthex to celebrate their child’s educational journey at Concordia College.  Read More

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Year 8 Family Social

One balmy Sunday afternoon in early November, around 60 Year 8 families gathered at the Prospect Petanque Club for some "getting to know one another".  Read More

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Concordia Business Breakfast

This morning, Concordia hosted its second Business Networking Breakfast of the year, this time with a focus on ‘STEAM’ (Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts and Mathematics).  Read More