Teaching Two Ways

Yipirinya School caters for Aboriginal students as it offers a two-way (bilingual and bicultural) education helping to keep culture alive. The school follows the National Curriculum framework, and also teaches Aboriginal languages and culture.

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What does Yipirinya mean?

Yipirinya means 'caterpillar' in Arrernte. The school takes its name and ethos from the Caterpillar Altyerre Dreamtime story of the Arrernte people of Mparntwe (Alice Springs).

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Support the School

Yipirinya School caters for some of the most disadvantaged students in Australia and would like your support.


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Yipirinya School

 Annual General Meeting

All Members are welcome to join us for our AGM to present the reports for the past year.

Lunch will be provided.


WHERE: Yipirinya School Library

Please contact Yipirinya School on 08 8952 5633 if you wish to nominate someone for a Board position or if you require transport to the meeting.


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