Brighton Secondary School is a high demand school and enrolment is limited to the available places for local students and those offered places in our highly valued special interest programs.
Brighton Secondary School is a large secondary school for students which is located approximately 12 kilometres southwest of the city in an attractive coastal suburb of South Australia.
Situated within the City of Holdfast Bay local council area it is located within a major tourist area, which boasts popular beachside cafes, restaurants, libraries, beaches, the Glenelg tram, hotels and extensive retail opportunities. The school is well serviced by train and bus routes and is located approximately 6 kilometres from the Adelaide Airport.
For more information about The City of Holdfast Bay see www.holdfast.sa.gov.au.
Year 7, 2023 – Starting Secondary School
Please note that the registration of interest for all year 6 students starting secondary school in 2023 closes Friday 27 May.
Year 6 students in public primary schools, will be provided registration information via their primary school. For more information, please visit the department website by clicking here.
Students in non-government schools will need to contact the department to request access to the registration form via email email@example.com
Enrolments for 2023 – Special Interest Programs – by application only
SPECIAL INTEREST MUSIC PROGRAM (SIM)
The Special Interest Music Program brings together students with high musical aptitude into an environment in which they can thrive. Our purpose is to deliver the best possible music program to all students through an empowering curriculum; outstanding ensembles; inspirational experiences; and a culture of sharing, innovation, fun and inclusivity.
SIM CRITICAL DATES FOR 2023 ENROLMENTS
Enrolments for SIM open in March 2023. An online application form will be available via our website on this date.
Tuesday 12 April Applications are now closed
Tuesday 10 May Shortlisting workshop
Wednesday 18 – Thursday 19 May Interview (by invitation only)
Wednesday 25 May Successful applicants notified
For more information on the SIM application process, please click here.
SPECIAL INTEREST VOLLEYBALL PROGRAM (SIV)
The aim of the Special Interest Volleyball Program is to foster the holistic athletic development of talented students. We welcome students with a keen interest in volleyball and athleticism, academic and vocational pursuits and personal development.
SIV CRITICAL DATES FOR 2023 ENROLMENTS
Applications are now closed
Final selection in-school and out-of-zone girls trials will be conducted on
Monday 11 April (by invitation only)
Final selection in-school and out-of-zone boys trials will be conducted on
Tuesday 12 April (by invitation only)
For more information on the SIV application process, please click here.
THINK BRIGHT (TB)
Students may apply to enter the Think Bright Program which models personalised, collaborative and challenge-based learning strategies. There is a focus on creative and critical thinking in the Think Bright Program to enrich the learning experience of students who have demonstrated initiative, leadership, problem-solving capabilities and interest in rigorous learning. Online applications can be found on our website.
TB CRITICAL DATES FOR 2023 ENROLMENTS
Applications for Think Bright are open from Friday 18 March 2022.
Friday 18 March Applications are now closed
Tuesday 22 March Information evening 6.30pm, held in Tarni Warra building
Thursday 14 April Closing date for applications (all students, in-zone and out-of-zone)
Tuesday 3 May Think Bright trial process begins. Group challenge-based activities followed by interviews (by invitation only)
COMPANY BRIGHT (CB)
Company Bright is no longer a selective program offered at Brighton Secondary School. Instead, students enrolling or currently enrolled at Brighton Secondary School can elect to study a full year of drama at every year level and access the same expert staff and state of the art facilities as the students previously in Company Bright.