Trinity College, Gawler

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Trinity College

Trinity College, Gawler crest. Source: www.trinity.sa.edu.au (Trinity College Gawler website)

Motto In God Is My Faith
Established 1984
School type Independent, Anglican, Co-educational, Day
Known As Trinity
Headmaster Mr. Nick Hately
Chairman Mr. R. Oermann
Chaplain Rev'd Ruth Math
Affiliations Anglican Church, ISSA
Location Gawler, South Australia, Australia
Campus Suburban
Enrolment (K-12)[1]
School colours Blue, White, Red & Gold
Homepage www.trinity.sa.edu.au

Trinity College, known until recently as Trinity College Gawler is an Anglican, K-12, co-educational, day school in the northern suburbs of Adelaide, South Australia. 2014 marked the school's 30th Anniversary.

Established in 1984, Trinity College caters for approximately 3,600 students over five schools – Trinity College Senior (Evanston South), Trinity College Blakeview (Blakeview), Trinity College Gawler River (Angle Vale), Trinity College North (Evanston South) and Trinity College South (Evanston South) with a Montessori preschool. It is the largest independent low-fee school in Australia[citation needed].

Students from the College have been successful in the Rock Eisteddfod Challenge (3rd in the small school section in 2004),the Tournament of Minds (2003 Secondary Division in Maths Engineering) and the Wakakirri competition, with Gawler River earning a 1st place in the division one section for new schools and South receiving 1st in the division three section.

Origin[edit]

Trinity College originated at St. George's Church, Church Hill, Gawler, when a group of parish parents decided their children needed a better future. The first class was held in the parish hall, across the road from the church.[2]

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References[edit]

  1. ^ Trinity College- College Profile (accessed:11-05-2006)
  2. ^ From Dusty Paddock; Daly, John. A. 2004

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