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Prince Alfred College

Welcome to Prince Alfred College, a leading independent day and boarding school for boys from ELC to Year 12, located in Adelaide, South Australia. 

Our purpose is to develop young men of character and purpose who will make a positive contribution to the world around them. We are committed to providing a well-rounded and inclusive education for boys, with unique programs and approaches that are tailored to their specific needs. 

Prince Alfred College Boarding House


Our Boarding House provides a home away from home for more than 150 boys from rural South Australia, interstate and overseas.


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Our Boarding Experience
22 February 2024
Choosing to send your child to boarding school in Adelaide is a big decision for many families. It can be an unknown, with extended time away from home, family and friends, in a new environment. Today, our 2024 Captain of Boarding, Will Manuel, and his mother Merridy, share their experience of choosing to join our boarding community at Prince Alfred College.
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APSMO & Numerical Acumen Success
1 December 2023
Mathematics at PAC is an integral part of our core curriculum from Reception to Year 12. In 2023, the College introduced Mathematics as a co-curricular activity, proving to be popular with boys across multiple year levels. This term, we have been celebrating the achievements of some of our Preparatory School mathematics students.
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International Students' Reception
18 August 2023
On 15 Tuesday, August, 2023, the International Students' Reception lunch was held in the Piper Pavilion. This event was held to warmly welcoming our 12 new international students who joined PAC in Term 3.
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Prince Alfred College Pastoral Review
3 August 2023
At Prince Alfred College we place a high value on pastoral care and wellbeing. We are committed to developing young men of character and purpose, who make a positive contribution to society. Pastoral care at the College stands alongside our academic teaching and learning, and our co-curricular programs. It is through these three spheres of student life that we find opportunities for learning, personal growth, and development.
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From the Headmaster | Strategic Plan Update
3 August 2023
It has been a busy 12 months since I joined Prince Alfred College and I am incredibly proud of what has been achieved in that time, by our dedicated staff and students. I am also excited about what lies ahead of us in the next few years as we continue to deliver on our strategic priorities.
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