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Media releases

The department's Media unit keeps the community engaged through the media with the latest media releases on various initiatives and events relating to public education.

Minister for Education

Media releases from the minister may also be relevant to our work. For more information visit the premier's website.

Contacting the Media unit

All media enquiries regarding public education and child care should be directed to the Department for Education media hotline on (08) 8226 7990. This line is attended at all times for media enquiries. Media may also send requests through to education.mediaunit [at] sa.gov.au

Department media releases

Primary Schools' Festival of Music

Friday, September 13, 2019

About 6,000 students from more than 250 schools will be performing in the 128th Primary Schools’ Festival of Music from Wednesday 11 to Saturday 21 September.

Magill School introduces CMP

Friday, September 13, 2019

A CMP has been introduced for Magill School to support the management of enrolments and ensure families living within the school zone have priority access

Brighton Secondary School CMP

Thursday, September 5, 2019

A Capacity Management Plan has been introduced for Brighton Secondary School to assist with managing enrolment numbers.

A royal show and tell to remember

Thursday, August 29, 2019

Students and staff from Urrbrae Agricultural High School are taking centre stage at this year’s Royal Adelaide Show leading the presentation of interactive demonstrations and workshops in the Learning Centre from tomorrow.

Education Award finalists revealed

Friday, August 23, 2019

Finalists in the 2019 Public Education Awards have been revealed today.

Aboriginal science in SA schools

Tuesday, August 20, 2019

The scientific practices of South Australian Aboriginal Nations will be brought into the classroom for the first time in the state.

Year 7 to high school regional consultation

Tuesday, June 25, 2019

Communities are being invited to have their say on how year 7 will move to high school.

Top of the class teachers wanted

Monday, June 3, 2019

More than 150 teaching positions are advertised in country and metropolitan public schools across South Australia.

Updated CMP for Glenunga IHS

Friday, May 31, 2019

Glenunga International High School’s Capacity Management Plan (CMP) has been updated to accommodate local growth.

Enrolment policy released

Friday, May 10, 2019

The enrolment policy and procedures have been updated, ensuring children and young people can attend their local site.