Childcare and Education

Early Learning Centre

Wattle Range Council sponsors the Gladys Smith Early Learning Centre.


For further information about Kindgartens, Primary or Secondary schools Department of Education and Child Development.

For further information about Catholic schools visit Catholic Education South Australia.

Public Schools

School NamePrimarySecondary
Glencoe Central Primary SchoolYes 
Kalangadoo Primary SchoolYes 
Kangaroo Inn Area School (Primary & Secondary)YesYes
Millicent High School Yes
Millicent North Primary SchoolYes 
Millicent St Anthony's Catholic Primary SchoolYes 
Mount Burr Primary SchoolYes 
Nangwarry Primary SchoolYes 
Newbery Park Primary School, MillicentYes 
Penola High School Yes
Penola Mark Mackillip Memorial SchoolYes 
Penola Primary SchoolYes 
Rendelsham Primary SchoolYes 
Tantanoola Primary SchoolYes 

Out of School Hours Care (OSHC)


Gladys Smith Early Learning Centre in Millicent offer a Out of School Hours Care service to children aged under 7 from 3:30 to 5:30 pm daily. Transport options are available. For information and bookings contact the Centre on 08 87333030.


Penola Out of School Hours Care is located at the Penola Primary School, Riddoch Street, Penola. Open 3.15 pm to 5.30 pm (School Terms) For information contact 08 8737 2535.


There are TAFE SA Campuses at Millicent, Mount Gambier and Naracoorte that service our region. For information on Courses available visit the TAFE SA