About SFOA

Some fun facts about St Francis of Assisi School

  • St Francis of Assisi Newton, South Australia, was founded in 1965
  • We are located on Newton Road in the city suburb of Newton our school is easily accessible by car and public transport.
  • We have a Playgroup on-site, one morning a week for children 0-4 years, along with their parent/carer.
  • Our extra-curricular programmes include swimming, athletics, cross country, netball, soccer, football and cricket, and debating and chess.
  • We hold an annual School Sports Day and are involved in many  Inter-school sporting carnivals.
  • We currently run annual school camps from Year 4, starting with an overnight stay at the School.
  • To increase feelings of belonging, our students all have buddy classes.
  • We have a strong connection with our local parish and community, St Francis of Assisi Church.

If you're interested in more information about our school, please contact us.

How is our school performing?

Our most recent School Performance Report is available for download below.