Independent Schools

Yipirinya School

Location: Alice Springs

Primary (Years 1 to 6)


Principal: Gavin Morris

School Phone: (08) 8952 5633
School Email:

Yipirinya offers a two way Bi-lingual and Bi-cultural Education; following the National Curriculum as well as teaching Aboriginal Culture and Languages. Yipirinya means 'Caterpillar' in Arrernte, the school takes the name and ethos from the Caterpillar Altyerre Dreamtime story of the Arrernte people Mparntwe (Alice Springs).