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Our Key Dates & Events

Paralowie Campus Year 7 – 12+

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.

2020 Term Dates - Temple Christian College

Term One Tuesday 28th January  to Friday  3 April (Earlier end date due to COVID-19)
Term Two Monday 27th April to Friday 3rd July 
Term Three Monday 20th July to Friday 25th September
Term Four Monday 12th October to Friday 4th December - Last Day of Classes

Presentation Evening - Changed due to COVID-19. Refer to the information below for details.

Important Information - Presentation Evening 2020 - Update due to COVID-19

Due to the ongoing uncertainties surrounding COVID-19 and the restrictions to public events, the Temple Christian College annual Presentation Evening for 2020 will not proceed in its traditional format. In place of an all school event, Temple Christian College will be hosting a series of events which will enable the school to proceed with all year level celebrations in a COVID-19 safe environment. These events include:

• Year 12 Final Assembly & Breakfast for students and staff
• Year 11 Awards Assembly for students and staff
• Year 12 Graduation Night for Year 12 students, their families and staff
• Year 12 Formal
• Year 7 to 10 Final Awards Assembly for students and staff

These events were confirmed in an announcement to the Temple Christian College community on Thursday 27th August 2020.

  Click here to view 2020 End of Year Presentations & Celebrations Calendar of Events

  Click here to view 2020 End of Year Presentation announcement


Term 1 commences on Tuesday 28th January 2020 at 8.30am. All students are required to wear their full summer uniform.
There are a number of key events that take place in the life of the school during this first term including:

  • Camps for Year Levels 8 & 10
  • Open Evening
  • Interhouse competitions for swimming and athletics
  • Parent Teacher Interviews
  • Easter celebrations and public holidays.
  • School Photos

Term 1 Key Events:

January 28  First day of school
January 29  Year 7 Meet the Care Group Teacher and Laptop info evening
January 30  Year 7 Crossing Monitor Training
February 31 Swimming Carnival
February 4 - 7 Year 10 Camp
February 12 School Photo Day
February 17 School Photo Catch Up Day
February 19 -21 Year 8 Camp
March 2 Year 8 Immunisations
Feb 28 -  March 3 Compass Canberra Trip Head Prefects
March 3 SACSA Swimming
March 4  Interhouse Athletics Carnival
March 9  Public Holiday - Adelaide Cup 
March 19 Open Evening - Postponed until later in the year
March 30 to April 3 Week 10 - Students encouraged to work from home if possible. All students will engage with online learning either from home or from school.
  SACSA Athletics - Cancelled
   Year 7 Sleep Over - Cancelled

Parent Teacher Interviews - Format Changed

April 3  NEW Last Day of Term 1 - Due to COVID-19
  School Holidays - Monday 6 April to Friday 24 April


Term 2 will commence on Monday 27th April. Temple Christian College will continue with online learning for all year levels and subjects.

Important Information:

In line with the restrictions imposed for the management of the COVID-19 virus, the Term 2 Calendar of Events will experience a number of disruptions and changes from week to week. We apologise for any inconvenience caused and look forward to keeping you up to date with all the latest updates as they come to hand.

Term 2 Key Events:

April 27  First Day of Term 2- Online Learning Continues
   Year 12 Camp - cancelled
   Year 12 Sport & Rec Camp - cancelled
   NAPLAN Online Window - cancelled
  Year 10 Career Expo - cancelled
  SACSA Cross Country - cancelled
  Year 11 Sport & Rec Camp - cancelled
May 11 Return to class activity - online material still in use
May 18

Return to face to face teaching - Online Learning Program ends

June 8 Public Holiday
June 16 Final Day for Year 11 & 12 Students - Cancelled
  Year 10 Meningococcal Immunisations 
June 19 Year 11 & 12 Exams Commence - Cancelled
  Year 11 Dance - Cancelled
June 26 - July 3 Year 12 Line Days - Cancelled
  Year 11 Work Experience - Cancelled
July 1 - 3 Year 8 - 10 Exams - Cancelled
July 3  Last day of Term 2 - School finishes at 3pm


Term 3 commences on Monday 24th July at 8.30am. Winter Uniform still applies.
There are a number of key events that take place in the life of the school during the third term including:

  • Music Showcase
  • Student Free Days
  • Year 9 camp

Term 3 Key Events

July 14 - 24 Papua New Guinea Mission Trip - Cancelled
July 20 First Day of Term 3
July 27 Awards Assembly
July 28

Parent Teacher Interviews 

July 28 SACE Information Evening - Information Emailed
August 18 Year 10 Meningococcal Immunisations
August 24 - 28 Year 9 Camp
September 11 Student Free Day
September 14 Cambodia Mission Trip - Cancelled
September 18 Casual Clothes Day
September 21 Year 8 Immunisations
September 25 Last day of Term 3 


Term 4 commences on Monday 14th October at 8.30am. Summer Uniform applies. All students will be expected to switch back to their full summer uniform.
There are a number of key events that take place in the life of the school during the fourth term including:

  • End of Year celebrations and excursions
  • Year 12 Formal
  • Semester 2 Exams – Year levels 8 to 12
  • End of Year all school Presentation Evening

Term 4 Key Events

October 12

First Day of Term 4
October 23 Year 12 Assembly and Breakfast-Students and Staff only
November 2 Year 12 Exams Commence
November 9 Rememberance Day Service
November 16 Year 11 Final Awards Assembly - Recorded
November 17 Last Day for Year 11's
November 19 Orientation Day
November 20 Year 11 Exams Commence
November 30 Year 7 to 10 Final Awards Assembly
November 30 Year 12 Graduation Night - Bethany Performing Art Centre
December 1 Year 12 Formal
December 2 Year 8 - 10 Exams Commence
December 4 Term 4 Finishes - 12:00pm Finish


2021 Term Dates - Temple Christian College

Term One Monday 1 February to Friday 9 April 
Term Two Tuesday 27 April to Friday 2 July 
Term Three Wednesday 21 July to Friday 24 September
Term Four Monday 11 October to Friday 3 December - Last Day of Classes
  Presentation Evening Monday 6 December - Compulsory event for all students

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  • Phone: (08) 8256 9600
  • Email: paralowie@tcc.sa.edu.au
  • Student Services Office Phone: (08) 8256 9607
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