Approved specialist schools and centres

This page has information on the approved specialist schools and centres in the Northern Territory.

Specialist schools

School Location Year levels
Acacia Hill School Alice Springs Preschool to Year 12
Henbury School Darwin Year 7 to Year 12
Kintore Street School Katherine Preschool to Year 12
Nemarluk School Darwin Preschool to Year 6

Specialist centres

Specialist centres are located at the following schools:

School Location Year levels
Centralian Middle School Alice Springs Year 7 to Year 9
Centralian Senior College Alice Springs Year 10 to Year 12
Humpty Doo Primary School Humpty Doo Preschool to Year 6
Nhulunbuy High School Nhulunbuy Year 7 to Year 12
Nhulunbuy Primary School Nhulunbuy Preschool to Year 6
Palmerston Senior College Palmerston Year 7 to Year 12
Taminmin College Humpty Doo Year 7 to Year 12
Woodroffe Primary School Palmerston Preschool to Year 6

Read more about eligibility for enrolment in specialist schools and centres.

New specialist school in Palmerston

A new specialist school is being built in Bellamack, Palmerston.

The school is being built in two stages.

Stage one of the school will cater for 84 preschool and primary aged students from the Palmerston and Rural region and is expected to be completed by late 2016 and be fully operational by early 2017.

All eligible students and their families will supported through the enrolment process. Read more out enrolling your child with a disability.


You can contact the Palmerston and Rural region office by calling (08) 8944 9200 for more information.

Henbury School

Henbury School caters for 120 middle and senior year students who meet the criteria of high support special need students.

In July 2016, Henbury School relocated to a new site opposite its original location. 

The new school incorporates specialist facilities to engage students in training programs to prepare them for transition from school to further education or work.

Go to the Henbury School Facebook page for more information.

Last updated: 08 August 2017