Wilderness School
Name of School: Wilderness School
CRICOS Number: 00375B
City / State: Adelaide, South Australia
Year Established: 1884
Type of School: Girls Boarding School
Religious Group:

Based on a Christian ethos

Student Population: 840
Number of International Students: 31
Boarding (No. of Boarders) / Homestay: Boarding (76 Boarders) and Homestay
Yr12 Result (2021): 67% achieved ATAR 90+
Yr7 to Yr12 Tuition / Boarding Fees (2022): A$31,248 - $39,905 / A$27,294 per year 
Website: www.wilderness.com.au





Wilderness School is a highly regarded, prestigious educational institution with a tradition for academic excellence and where the education of girls is highly valued.


Our girls’ outstanding commitment to learning across a range of academic subjects is consistently evident in their outstanding achievements year after year. In 2017 75 % of our graduates were in the top 10 percent across Australia for their university entry score. In 2017 Wilderness School was the number one school in South Australia for University entry scores over 99.


We cultivate in each of our students a love of learning, the habits of an intellectual life, and the character, integrity and qualities of fine leadership.


At Wilderness our learning focuses on developing a student’s ability to think critically, solve problems in creative ways and ask challenging questions.


Choosing a Wilderness education is an investment in your child’s future.

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Special Features

Inner city location in one of the world’s most livable cities; Adelaide.