Ethnic schools are non-profit, language and culture centres that are available to anyone.
Visit The Ethnic Schools Association to view a list of ethnic schools and the languages they teach.
About 100 ethnic schools in South Australia teach a total of 49 languages after hours. They provide a minimum of 2 hours of lessons each week to:
- teach language skills
- maintain the various cultures of Australian communities
- promote cultural understanding and harmony.
Students are generally of school-age however a number of ethnic schools also provide lessons for preschoolers and adults.
To enrol in an ethnic school, contact:
On this site
- Ethnic and community languages schools program – Department for Education