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Our School Life

Paralowie Campus Year 7 – 12+

Temple Christian College has a strong culture of wellbeing which is underpinned by our strong Christian values and understanding of what it is to be the body of Christ. We believe that the social and emotional wellbeing of each individual student is key to educating the whole person in pursuing personal excellence.

The information contained within this section is specifically relevant to the Temple Christian College Paralowie Campus. Our school calendar closely follows the South Australian Schools Term Dates with four terms commencing on a Monday morning at 8.30am. Life at Temple Christian College features a number of key events each term which are clearly outlined within the Calendar of Events, allowing students and their families to plan ahead.

From 25 students in a double transportable in 2001, the Paralowie Campus of Temple Christian College has grown into a well developed and resourced educational and training facility now home to over 500 students. With a passion to support all subject areas with the latest in equipment and technology, Temple Christian College is driven with the desire that all families can bring their child to school with the confidence that their personal strengths will be supported.

Every year level at Temple Christian College has been allocated a specific booklist via Campion Resources. The 2024 Year Level Booklists are now available. It is important that all students obtain the necessary books as identified on their year level booklist prior to the start of the new school year or prior to commencing at Temple Christian College.

Under the thoughtful leadership of the Principal, Temple Christian College has established a number of policies relating to the day to day leadership, management and administration of the school campus. Our desire is to help our student’s transition from children to responsible young adults, well equipped and prepared for both the rewards and the challenges that lie ahead of them.

Temple Christian College has an official School Uniform which all students (Year 7 to 12) are required to wear to and from school, during the school day, when participating in school sport and when attending any formal school functions. The campus uniform shop manages and stocks all uniform requirements for summer, winter, sport and accessories. Uniform items are available for purchase from the Paralowie Uniform Shop or via the Uniform Shop Online service. Students and parents can visit the Paralowie Uniform Shop as per the nominated dates and times.

Temple Christian College takes out a Student Accident Protection Plan Gold with Ambulance Extension cover for all students attending the Paralowie Campus through AON Insurance. 

Our passion at Temple Christian College is to foster effective communication that empowers and updates all of our community with timely, relevant and informative content. In addition to the extensive information provided within our Campus websites, outlined below are just some of the key communication tools used to keep parents and caregivers up to date with all of the core activities taking place in the life of the school.

Every year Temple Christian College holds Semester exams at the end of Term 2 and Term 4. The information contained within the year level tabs below features valuable information and key dates relating to the semester exams which is updated on a regular basis to provide students and parents/caregivers with all the necessary information.

Pursuing excellence for the glory of God

  • 17 Countess Street, Paralowie, SA, 5108
  • Phone: (08) 8256 9600
  • Email:
  • Student Services Office Phone: (08) 8256 9607
  • School Attendance Notification Text ONLY: 0429 371 508