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List of 45 primary schools eligible for exemption

There are 45 primary schools more than 20kms by road from their nearest area or high school. During the transition period, parents at these schools can seek a ‘by exception’ exemption from the principal to keep their year 7 child in primary school, where special circumstances exist. 

The 45 primary schools are:

  • Andamooka Primary School     
  • Auburn Primary School     
  • Beachport Primary School     
  • Blanchetown Primary School     
  • Booborowie Primary School     
  • Brinkworth Primary School     
  • Bute Primary School     
  • Callington Primary School     
  • Cambrai Primary School     
  • Cobdogla Primary School     
  • Coonalpyn Primary School     
  • Frances Primary School     
  • Geranium Primary School     
  • Glencoe Central Primary School     
  • Hamley Bridge Primary School     
  • Jervois Primary School     
  • Kalangadoo Primary School     
  • Kingston-on-Murray Primary School     
  • Kongorong Primary School     
  • Koolunga Primary School     
  • Koonibba Aboriginal School     
  • Lake Wangary Primary School     
  • Moorook Primary School 
  • Morgan Primary School 
  • Mypolonga Primary School 
  • Nangwarry Primary School 
  • Padthaway Primary School 
  • Penong Primary School 
  • Pinnaroo Primary School 
  • Port Neill Primary School 
  • Port Wakefield Primary School 
  • Rapid Bay Primary School 
  • Robe Primary School 
  • Robertstown Primary School 
  • School of the Air 
  • Snowtown Primary School 
  • Spalding Primary School 
  • Stansbury Primary School 
  • Tailem Bend Primary School 
  • Two Wells Primary School 
  • Ungarra Primary School 
  • Warooka Primary School 
  • Wasleys Primary School 
  • Wilmington Primary School. 

Schools not eligible

  • Cadell Primary School is no longer an eligible school due to its closure and amalgamation with Ramco Primary School in 2021.
  • Goolwa Primary School is no longer an eligible school due to the new Goolwa High School opening in 2022.

Contact

Year 7 to high school project team

Email: Year7toHS [at] sa.gov.au