Kempsey Adventist School is more than a school. It is a close-knit community, founded on the principles of nurture, learning and service.

Principal's Message

Welcome to Kempsey Adventist School (KAS), a close-knit, nurturing co-educational facility at the heart of the local community providing quality education in a Christian context from Pre-Kindy through to Year 12. Our campus is located in a beautiful and spacious bushland setting in Dunghutti country between Crescent Head and Kempsey.

Our Mission

At Kempsey Adventist School, we offer a high-quality education that is rooted in Christian principles.

Our goal is to prepare our students to navigate the ever-changing world and its unknown challenges and opportunities. We provide a strong foundation in Literacy and Numeracy, as well as fostering critical thinking, creativity, problem-solving, and communication skills.

Additionally, we prioritize the development of personal characteristics such as respect, responsibility, compassion, integrity, and hope. Our focus is on cultivating qualities that will be valued by parents, caregivers, employers, and the community.

Our Vision

Nurture for Today

Providing a safe, caring and intimate learning environment that values each individual.

Learning for Tomorrow

Supporting and promoting excellence in academic achievement.

Character for Eternity

Focusing on values and character development, providing a values-based curriculum and a caring behavioral management program.

Our Campus

Our school’s spacious 27+ acre campus is designed to provide ample opportunities for students to learn, play, and grow. The extensive recreational areas allow students to explore, create, and be challenged in a safe and secure environment.

Our state-of-the-art facilities include architectually designed classrooms, a well-equipped art room, modern commercial kitchen, large, light-filled science labs, Trade Training Centre, expansive horticulture facilities, and smart boards.

Additionally, our location in the rural surrounds offers students the opportunity to participate in activities like surfing at Crescent Head, music programs and cultural activities, providing them with a well-rounded and diverse education experience.