Studying in the Northern Territory

The Essington School Darwin is a unique school in Darwin, north Australia, recognized nationally and internationally for its innovative programs and outstanding educational outcomes.

The school has taken the best of national and international curricula and learning programs to put together a unique, enhanced, high quality educational experience for children in a seamless way from Preschool to Year 12 – and University.

In northern Australia, The Essington School Darwin, is the only School in the Northern Territory that is accredited by leading international schools organization as a international standard school – and offers both the Australian national curriculum and international curricula.

The Essington School Darwin is a member of the Council of International Schools (CIS), and is an accredited Cambridge International School by Cambridge University’s Cambridge Institute.

 

THE ESSINGTON SCHOOL DARWIN, NORTHERN TERRITORY

The Essington School Darwin in north Australia is well known for its high academic outcomes on national and international assessments, and for its innovative educational programs. In 2015 the School is setting its sights on increasing its focus on international standards with a number of new initiatives...

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STUDY INTERNATIONAL CURRICULUM IN NORTH AUSTRALIA

Increasingly the school is extending its Australian curriculum and programs with high quality international curriculum and programs. From the beginning of 2015 the School is introducing, in conjunction with the Australian curriculum, the international Cambridge Education curriculum. The programs being introduced...

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AUSTRALIA'S FIRST STEM SCHOOL

STEM is an educational program that originated in the United Kingdom to extend the learning of students in Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics. The UK Government has long identified STEM education as a major priority at both school and university levels and sees STEM subjects as integral to the UK’s success...

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OUR PROGRAMS

Environmental Science Program

Environmental Science Program

The Essington International Senior College, Charles Darwin University, hosts a one week July Vacation School in tropical environment science – the Tetsuro Obara Australia-Japan Tropical Environmental Science Program...

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International Tours - Essington School - Darwin - North Asutralia

International Tours

Students are involved in an increasing number of international tours to the following destinations: Tokyo, Singapore, Borneo, Malaysia, China and Jakarta. Some of these tours are related to interschool links and others are for cultural and other programs..

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International Basketball Program  - Essington School - Darwin - North Asutralia

International Basketball Program

This year the School will have a girls and boys basketball team competing in the International High Schools Basketball competition in Malaysia. This follows the establishment this year of the...

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International Dance Program  - Essington School - Darwin - North Asutralia

International Dance Program

The school also has extended other programs into the international area in Dance and Sport. The school’s dancers complete a special dance extension program at the National University of Singapore...

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