Box 2363, Alice Springs NT 0871
+61 8 8952 5633
+61 8 8952 3541
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Yipirinya School caters for Indigenous students because it keeps traditional Indigenous Culture and Language alive.
It offers two-way education, bilingual and bicultural. It teaches literacy and numeracy and western skills following the Northern Territory Curriculum, but it also teaches Indigenous languages and culture.
There are over 200 students at the School. The School has a purpose built Child Care Centre catering for 2 – 3 year olds, a Preschool for 4 year olds, and a full Primary School from Transition to Year 6. There are also two secondary classes, at this stage catering only for the middle school years. In addition the School has 4 purpose built language classrooms, and a Language Culture Centre for the production of language materials. Other buildings include administration, the family/dining room and kitchen, the school library, the staff room, and a multi purpose hall.