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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

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.

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.

New CMPs formalised for Adelaide CBD schools

Friday, April 12, 2019

From the start of the 2020 school year, Adelaide High School and Adelaide Botanic High School will operate from their revised shared zone with new capacity management plans now formalised for the two city high schools.

School zone certainty for parents

Wednesday, March 6, 2019

Public high schools in metropolitan Adelaide will be supported to set enrolment ceilings under a move which will ensure in-zone families can access their local school.

SA’s Principal Wellbeing Program begins

Wednesday, February 13, 2019

This week marks the beginning of South Australia’s first ever Principal Wellbeing Program which aims to support site leaders to manage the significant emotional demands of their roles.

Mawson Lakes School updates CMP

Thursday, January 17, 2019

More local families will have access to Mawson Lakes School following their successful management of enrolments.

North Adelaide Primary School introduces CMP

Thursday, January 17, 2019

A capacity management plan has been introduced at North Adelaide Primary School to ensure local families have priority access.

Henley High School prioritises enrolments

Thursday, December 6, 2018

A CMP has been introduced at Henley High School to ensure local families are prioritised.

Global software specialist to modernise SA education operations

Friday, September 21, 2018

The state government has chosen the Civica education suite of software products that will modernise operations for all public schools and preschools.