Our Schools

Marrara Christian College

For almost 40 years, Marrara Christian College has been serving the Northern Territory and Darwin by partnering with parents in the education of their children. As the first Christian School in Darwin, Marrara offers parents an authentic alternative education for children from Preschool to Year 12.

At Marrara, teaching children to be top academic performers is important but above all, teaching them to be of strong character and to serve others is our mission. We believe in having a partnership with parents to carry out the biblical mandate of educating their children. Marrara Christian College is a non-denominational Christian school and is located in the northern suburbs of Darwin.

The vision for Marrara Christian College is to be a growing Christian community in Darwin, learning together to live life as God intended, offering hope for the world.

NT Christian College

NT Christian College (NTCC) is the Senior Years Education provider for NT Christian Schools. For over 30 years, NTCC has operated on the campus of Marrara Christian College ensuring high-quality Christian education in a community-focused environment.

Recently, the College has provided Senior Years Education to other NT Christian Schools campuses around the Northern Territory. NT Christian College has opened a Year 10 class on the Palmerston Christian College campus, as well as campuses at Nhulunbuy Christian School and Sattler Christian College.

Campus Locations:

  • Palmerston Campus (Year 10, expanding to Year 11 in 2021 and Year 12 in 2022)
  • Marrara (Year 10-12)
  • Sattler (Year 10)
  • Nhulunbuy (Year 10 in 2021)
  • FACTTC (Fabrication and Trade Training Centre)

The aim of NT Christian College is to provide first class Christian education for students across the Northern Territory. The goal is to encourage and assist students to build their learning abilities, skills and gifts to help live out the purpose God has given them.

Our mission is to educate students to be positive culture shapers in the 21st century. This means we encourage students to be critical thinkers and wise users of technology. NTCC believes students have the gifts of communication, collaboration and creativity. As students become lifelong learners, they are able to step out into the world post school with confidence and purpose in Christ.

Palmerston Christian School

Palmerston Christian School is a campus of NT Christian Schools that strives to be a Christian community where students learn to live life according to God’s purpose, offering hope for the world.

Located in Palmerston, one of the fastest growing suburbs in Australia, Palmerston Christian College offers students the opportunity to study first class education from Primary School to Senior School. The Senior School is provided by NT Christian College.
The aim of Palmerston Christian College is to partner with families through the process of nurturing and educating children in a Christ-centered environment. Our goal is to see children use their gifts, talents and abilities to serve God, His Kingdom and His people everywhere.

Sattler Christian College

Opened in 1996, Sattler Christian College, formerly Litchfield Christian School, is located in the heart of the rural area of outer Darwin. The College offers quality Christian education facilities in a spacious and attractive natural bush environment. Sattler Christian College caters for around 150 students from Early Learning Centres (3-5 years old) and Transition to Year 9.

Being located in such a beautiful landscape of the great Australian outback, Sattler has been strategically placed to take advantage of this environment and features unique and modern ‘homestead’ style classrooms to maximise outdoor learning.

Sattler Christian College has become an integral part of the wider rural community and has been growing steadily as more families are attracted to the unique look and feel. The College encourages students to value one another and their learning. All staff members are Christian and this impacts the way they love, nurture and teach every student in their care. Sattler provides a challenging and stimulating educational environment where students can discover the joy of learning.

Araluen Christian College

Araluen Christian College offers students education programs from Transition to Year 9. Located in Alice Springs and opened in 1990, the School caters to a wide range of communities to enhance education and build Christ-like relationships.

At Araluen, students are encouraged to dream big and to be confident in themselves so that they can become all that God has called them to be. Student’s unique gifts and strengths are developed to benefit and serve others throughout the wider community of Alice Springs.

Araluen Christian College aims to partner with families to guide their children’s journey of living and learning as Christ leads them. The goal is to see children live their purpose post school and serve God’s Kingdom and His people.

Nhulunbuy Christian College

Nhulunbuy Christian College is a co-education Primary and Middle School (Transition – Year 10) of over 200 students. Opened in 1998, the college has been providing high-quality Christian education in Arnhem Land for over 20 years.

The new facilities such as a spectacular library and classrooms are well resourced and bring a large range of opportunities for all students. With beautiful sea views and bush, Nhulunbuy Christian College is located in a quiet corner of Nhulunbuy, Northern Territory.

Nhulunbuy Christian College seeks to provide Christian education where Jesus is put at the centre, so children have the freedom to learn and grow as Christ intended. Nhulunbuy Christian Colleges aim is to be academically rigorous, develop good character and promote healthy relationships amongst the community.

Gäwa Christian School

Gäwa Christian School provides Christian education from Transition to Year 10. The college is divided into two classes: Mayawa and Damala. Mayawa is for students from Transition to Year 5 and Damala is for students from Year 6 to Year 10. Each class has approximately 20 students.

Located on the beautiful Elcho Island and opened in 2004, Gawa Christian School is blessed with stunning landscape and sea views. Gawa is an integral part of the local community and is well respected by local residents and elders.