2017/18 School Holiday Information

College Office Hours

Christmas School Holiday Break

The College will be closed from:
Friday 15 December at 10:30am

End of 2017

  • Monday 18 December     9:00am – 3:00pm
  • Tuesday 19 December     9:00am – 3:00pm

Beginning of 2018

The office will remain closed over the holiday break and re-open:

  • Tuesday 16 – Thursday 18 January     9:00am – 3:00pm
  • Tuesday 23 – Thursday 25 January     9:00am – 3:00pm

(Closed Monday 15 for staff meetings, Friday 19 for first aid training, Monday 22 for staff retreat and Friday 26 for Australia Day)

Student Commencement Dates

Reception, Year 6 and Years 10-12 Orientation Morning

  • Monday 29 January – Half Day (8:40am – 12:00pm)


All Students: Reception – Year 12

  • Tuesday 30 January

Student Stationery

Please read carefully

As you would be aware, the College provides every student with the stationery that they will need for the year. All students’ stationery will be delivered to their home address during the school holidays. This delivery will take place during the week commencing Monday 15 January. Stationery packs will be delivered to your home clearly marked with the student’s name and year level on each pack. The student is to bring this pack with them on the commencement day of College for 2018. For families with more that one student, please be aware that stationery packs may not be delivered together. Please refer to the stationery letter for further details.

Migrant Liaison Officer

Mary Ajang is our African Liaison Officer, specialising in assisting the African and migrant communities of Hope Christian College. If you have any enquiries and would like to speak to Mary, she is contactable at the administration desk on Monday & Friday mornings, and full office hours on Tuesdays and Wednesdays.


Uniform Shop Hours

School Holidays

  • Thursday 18 January     9:00am – 3:00pm
  • Tuesday 23 January     8:30am – 4:00pm
  • Thursday 25 January     8:30am – 4:00pm

Term One, Week One

  • Monday 29 January     8:00am – 4:00pm
  • Thursday 1 February     8:00am – 4:00pm

Term One, Week Two

  • Monday 5 February     8:00am – 4:00pm
  • Thursday 8 February     8:00am – 4:00pm

College Fees

Payment of College Fees during the holiday period

Payments can continue to be made during the school holidays by EFT. Please remember to reference your “family code.”

Alternatively, you may use BPAY via internet banking, and Centrepay. If alternative payment methods are required outside of office hours, please email our Business Manager at tim.rankin@hopecc.sa.edu.au

OSHC & Vacation Care

Vacation Care

Vacation Care can be accessed from Monday 18 – Friday 22 December, and all weekdays from Monday 8 – Thursday 25 January (closed 26 January for Australia Day), and Monday 29 January, 6:30am – 6:30pm. Bookings are essential.

OSHC Services

Our OSHC service is provided throughout the College year. If you would like to access this service, please call 0490133631.

Before College Hours: 6:30am – 8:30am
After College Hours: 3:30pm – 6:30pm

The staff & students of Hope Christian College wish you all a very happy Christmas and a healthy and safe new year.