Blackfriars Priory School
Name of School: Blackfriars Priory School
CRICOS Number: 02485B
City / State: Adelaide, South Australia
Year Established: 1953
Type of School: Boys Day School
Religious Group: Catholic
Student Population: 1,050
Number of International Students: 20
Boarding / Homestay: Homestay
Yr12 Result (2020): 17% achieved ATAR 90+
Yr7 to Yr12 Tuition / Homestay Fees (2020):

A$19,000 - $22,000 per year / A$290 per week






Located on the fringe of the city of Adelaide within walking distance to over 25 hectares of parks and sporting grounds, Blackfriars Priory School is a Catholic congregational day school for boys from Reception to Year 12.


Our teachers are selected for their professionalism, expertise and ability to form trusting relationships, that guide students to achieve their academic, spiritual, physical, social and emotional potential. Blackfriars offers extensive individual English language support, co-curricular and Social Justice programs and outstanding facilities including new classrooms; computer labs; state-of-the-art ICT, a gymnasium and playing fields.


The foundation laid at Blackfriars makes for an easy transition to tertiary study. The success of Blackfriars is reflected in end of year results where 90% of our students are directly accepted into University. Our students pursue a diverse range of courses such as Medicine, Engineering, Law, Pharmacy, Commerce, Finance and Marketing, entering the workforce as professional, confident, well-rounded men.


At Blackfriars, our International students receive the support they need in a safe and encouraging environment to enable them to focus on their studies. The Blackfriars Homestay program aims to immerse international students in the Australian culture by carefully matching and placing students with a local family. Students experience Australian family life and hospitality while receiving the support that you expect from home.


Blackfriars has a reputation that caters for the needs of many because it remembers the needs of the individual. We invite you and your son to become part of the Blackfriars tradition.

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Special Features


Located near CBD; caring and supportive learning environment with international student coordinator.dfd