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Christies Beach Primary School




Our School

Christies Beach Primary School is an R-7 school situated in the picturesque southern beachside suburb of Adelaide.

Location: 46 Maturin Ave, Christies Beach
SA 5165

Telephone: (08) 8382 1511

Email: dl.0921.info@schools.sa.edu.au

School Hours: M-F: 8:30am – 3:30pm

Principal: Catherine O’Dea

A Message From

Our Principal

On behalf of the Christies Beach Primary School staff, it is my pleasure to welcome you to our school. At Christies Beach Primary School we understand that this is one of the most important decisions you will make as a parent.  Our day to day practise is child centred and builds on the needs of the individual learner, whilst recognising their individual strengths..



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Our Upcoming Curricular Events & Activities



School returns Tuesday

check back here for upcoming news.


Event Info

No further info at this time.



Acquaintance Evening

From 5:00 – 6.30pm
All parents are encouraged to attend, as this is a terrific opportunity to meet your child’s teacher and other specialist teachers in our school..

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It is also a great opportunity to meet members of the leadership team including Greg Hollick, our Wellbeing Leader and Catherine O’Dea, our Principal.

Every family will receive a Passport to Success when they arrive. This passport entitles you to a free sausage and drink once you meet your child’s teachers and collect all stamps. You will also be entitled to go into the draw to win a free school uniform, or a voucher to a free Jumping Castle session courtesy of Happy Haven, our new OSHC Service provider.



Governing Council AGM

From 6:30pm in the staffroom following Acquaintance Night
This is a fantastic opportunity for interested parents to become involved in decision making at our school..

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Currently, Governing Council meets twice a term at 6.30pm on a Tuesday night. This meeting time is negotiable, depending on the availability of parents.

Parents who are on Governing Council are also asked to be a member of one sub committee. These sub committees also meet twice a term and report back to our Governing Council meetings.
Currently we have six sub committees :

  • Finance
  • Out of School Hours Care
  • Sports
  • Canteen
  • FUNdraising
  • Grounds

If you have an interest in the workings of your child/children’s school, you are very welcome to join us at our Annual General Meeting on TUESDAY 12th OF FEBRUARY, 2019.

Our School


Christies Beach Primary School has a number of facilities available to students and the wider community for hire. The school has a full size gymnasium equipped with a kitchen and toilet facilities. We have 2 computer rooms with 30 desk top computers in each, a large resource centre, Performing Arts space, 2 large ovals and a full time canteen. In 2018 we developed a nature play space with a sand pit, rock garden and a huge stump throne.

If you are interested in hiring our gym or oval outside of school hours please contact Naomi in the front office.


Payment Info

For quicker, hassle-free canteen and school payments, try Qkr! (pronounced ‘quicker’) by Mastercard. The link below is a flyer about the new payment app that will enable you to pay for your canteen orders, uniform orders & other school payments—right from your phone!

Qkr! is the ideal way to pay for your school excursions, order your child’s lunch and even purchase uniforms. For information on Downloading and using the app:
Qkr School payments >
Qkr Canteen payments >

Canteen Price List
You can view our 2019 canteen price list below:
2019 Canteen Price List  (pdf, 115KB)

For School and Canteen payments please see the Qkr! Payments section above.

Facilities for hire

Contact Naomi in the front office (8382 1511)

View more information in the facilities section above.

Feedback & Complaints

Members of the public (including parents, carers and students) can raise a concern or complaint if they think that the school or a staff member has:

  • done something wrong
  • failed to do something that should have been done
  • acted unfairly, unreasonably or disrespectfully.

Go to the DECD Feedback and Complaints page >

Get In Touch

Location: 46 Maturin Ave, Christies Beach SA 5165

Telephone: (08) 8382 1511

Email: dl.0921.info@schools.sa.edu.au

School Hours: M-F: 8:30am – 3:30pm


Christies Beach Primary School

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