Dandenong South Primary School

52 Kirkham Road, Dandenong Vic 3175
(03) 9792 3726
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A World of Learning

Dandenong South
Primary School

Dandenong South Primary School's community prides itself on a strong commitment to learning and excellence. Our award winning learning environments facilitate powerful learning outcomes within an atmosphere of mutual respect and challenge.

Our school values

Responsible Value at Dandenong Primary School

Be Responsible

Taking responsibility for our learning by making good choices and decisions. Also being excellent role model to others and accepting that we all have an important role to play as part of a community.

Safe Value at Dandenong Primary School

Be Safe

Protecting yourself and others by creating an environment that nurtures personal growth and self-esteem.

Respect Value at Dandenong Primary School


Respecting ourselves, and recognising and accepting the differences in ability, race, religion and beliefs of others.

Upcoming events View all events

Students Return to School
Please read this letter from our Principal about students return to school:

Friday, 22nd May and Monday 25th May
– Pupil Free Days – no children come to school.

Tuesday 26th May onwards…

– All teachers and school staff will be expected to attend work on-site.
Children in Foundation, Grade 1 & Grade 2 can come to school.
– Staff teaching Grade 3 to Grade 6 will continue to provide remote learning from school, while kids remain at home.
– Students in Grades 3-6 who cannot stay at home will continue coming to school, as before.

Tuesday 9th June onwards…

– Children in Grades 3 to 6 can come to school.
– All students will be expected to attend school as normal from this day.

Further detailed advice will be provided by the Department of Education and shared with the community in the next few days

Live UV Update

Dandenong South Primary School is the winner of the ‘Best Primary School Project’!

Dandenong South Primary School has been recognised by the Victorian Government for its outstanding learning design. We are proudly the winners of the ‘Best Primary School Project’ at the Victorian School Design Awards on 8th November 2017. We continually strive to create the best learning environment for our students and this award is a well received acknowledgement of the school’s efforts in this respect.

Mrs Leonie Fitzgerald, Dandenong South Primary School Principal, holding the award up with our 2017 School Captains. A moment of pride for us all.

Principal's Message

Dandenong South Primary School Principal - Mrs Leonie Fitzgerald
Mrs Leonie Fitzgerald

In 2020, we have 642 students at our school. Our staff work consistently to ensure that we provide an exciting, stimulating learning environment where our children can be motivated and engaged in their learning.

We focus on providing clear and explicit instruction as children work independently and in groups to achieve their full learning potential. Read more

Exciting things happening at Dandy South