About HCCS

During the School’s 34 years of growth, it has continued to develop its facilities and programmes while offering quality education in safe and supportive Christian environment to the Adelaide Hills.

Catering for children from the Early Learning Centre through to Year 12, the Primary School at Verdun offers a broad yet balanced educational programme including German, Physical Education, Performing Arts and ICT as specialist lessons at Verdun, with Christian Education sensitively incorporated into all aspects of School life. At Oakbank, the Secondary curriculum includes Physical Education, Outdoor Education, Music, Science, ICT,  Food Technology, Design and Technology, Christian Living, Art, Physics, Chemistry, Biology, English, Maths, Psychology, AIE and many more.

HCCS provides a wide range of extra curricula activities and clubs including debating, buddy program, LAP (Learning Assistance Programme), chess, choir, band, orchestra, poetry recital, junior orator, gardening, Young Environment Leaders, art and drama either at Verdun or Oakbank. We provide many opportunities to excel in basketball, volleyball, netball, athletics and swimming as particular focus sports. HCCS is a ‘Moderate Fee’ independent school, commenced and governed by parents of its students. It has no affiliation to any particular church or denomination but enjoys support from the Christian churches in the Adelaide Hills. With the Primary Campus located centrally at Verdun and the Secondary Campus at Oakbank, the School is well served by public transport and provides Out of School Hours and Vacation Care for those who require it.