Learning 2022
Inspiring a love of learning
Exceptional learning for boys from ELC to Year 12
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Prince Alfred College

Welcome to Prince Alfred College, a leading independent day and boarding school for boys from ELC to Year 12, located in Adelaide, South Australia. 

Our mission is to develop young men of character and purpose, compassionate leaders who will make a positive contribution to the world around them. We are committed to providing a well-rounded and inclusive education for boys, with unique programs and approaches that are tailored to their specific needs. 

Prince Alfred College Boarding House

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Our Boarding House provides a home away from home for more than 150 boys from rural South Australia, interstate and overseas.

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Rhodes Scholar, Max Kirkby
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29 November 2022
Congratulations to Old Scholar Max Kirkby (PAC 2004-2018) who has been awarded a prestigious Rhodes Scholarship to attend Oxford University in 2023.
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Taking Action on Solar Poverty
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7 September 2022
Our Year 3 boys have been busy learning about our neighbouring countries and helping out our Pacific neighbours in a hands on way.
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Reds claim the John Bannon Shield
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30 August 2022
Debating is such a fabulous, if slightly different Intercollegiate contest. All that was enjoyed on the night, was achieved with a coin toss and a few sentences on a piece of paper.
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Accidental Death of an Anarchist
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17 August 2022
The Year 12 Drama class performed Accidental Death of an Anarchist, directed by Rebecca Hassam, on the 10-12 August in the Prince Philip Theatre.
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Wild weather for re-wilding
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14 June 2022
Sunday 5 June was World Environment Day, asking those across the world to live more sustainably with nature.
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Indigenous Student Welcome
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11 May 2022
On Monday 9 May, Uncle John Lochowiak (Kaurna Elder) and the Headmaster welcomed the Aboriginal students and their families for a Bush Tucker BBQ.
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National Simultaneous Storytime
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25 May 2022
On Wednesday 25 May, our Junior Primary students celebrated National Simultaneous Storytime (NSS) in Australia.
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Rowing State Championships
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28 February 2022
Congratulations to all boys who competed in the SA Rowing State Championships over the weekend, bringing home an impressive seven state titles.
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New Year, New Challenges
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18 February 2022
The easing of interstate border restrictions has been welcomed by many boarding school families, but the new school year has brought new challenges.
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Australia Day Honours
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28 January 2022
Congratulations to our Old Reds who have been recognised in Australia Day Honours for their outstanding service and contribution.
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A warm welcome to new and returning members of the PAC community! We are thrilled to have our boys back and look forward to an exciting year ahead! ❤️

A warm welcome to new and returning members of the PAC community! We are thrilled to have our boys back and look forward to an exciting year ahead! ❤️

Last week, the Year 12 Drama students started boxing training with Tak Cheung in preparation for their production 'Beautiful Burnout'. It was a great session focusing on fitness and technique. 🥊 🥊

Last week, the Year 12 Drama students started boxing training with Tak Cheung in preparation for their production 'Beautiful Burnout'. It was a great session focusing on fitness and technique. 🥊 🥊

Congratulations to Harrison (Year 7) whose short film 'Selma' has been selected as a finalist in this year's Fleurieu Film Festival! 👏👏👏

The Gala Screening and Awards night will be held on Saturday 4 February on the lawns of the McLaren Vale and Fleurieu Coast Visitor Centre, so gather your friends, picnic under the stars and enjoy an evening of great short films by local and international filmmakers.

For more information or to purchase tickets visit https://bit.ly/FleurieuFilmFestivalTix

Congratulations to Harrison (Year 7) whose short film 'Selma' has been selected as a finalist in this year's Fleurieu Film Festival! 👏👏👏

The Gala Screening and Awards night will be held on Saturday 4 February on the lawns of the McLaren Vale and Fleurieu Coast Visitor Centre, so gather your friends, picnic under the stars and enjoy an evening of great short films by local and international filmmakers.

For more information or to purchase tickets visit https://bit.ly/FleurieuFilmFestivalTix

We were delighted to host the International Baccalaureate Asia Pacific (IBAP) Regional Workshops this week, which saw educators from around the globe come together to learn more about IB programmes!

We were delighted to host the International Baccalaureate Asia Pacific (IBAP) Regional Workshops this week, which saw educators from around the globe come together to learn more about IB programmes!

A reminder that applications for Academic, Boarding, General Excellence and Performing Arts scholarships at Prince Alfred College close this Thursday, 19 January.

To apply now visit www.pac.edu.au/admissions/scholarships.

A reminder that applications for Academic, Boarding, General Excellence and Performing Arts scholarships at Prince Alfred College close this Thursday, 19 January.

To apply now visit www.pac.edu.au/admissions/scholarships.

Well done to our Year 4 boys who finished third in the Hot Shots State Championships held at the Adelaide International last week. A great achievement and a testament to the grass roots tennis program at the College. Thank you to all of the players, coaches and parents that were involved. 👏👏👏

Well done to our Year 4 boys who finished third in the Hot Shots State Championships held at the Adelaide International last week. A great achievement and a testament to the grass roots tennis program at the College. Thank you to all of the players, coaches and parents that were involved. 👏👏👏