Dandenong South Primary School

52 Kirkham Road, Dandenong Vic 3175
(03) 9792 3726
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

Resilience Value at Dandenong Primary School


Having the capacity to cope with change and bounce back in difficult times.

Empathy Value at Dandenong Primary School


Using our personal experiences to feel for and relate to others.

Challenge Value at Dandenong Primary School


Persevering and remaining focused when faced with a tough situation.

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

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.

Upcoming Events

8th-9th March – State Schools Relief Eye Testing for F-3

12th March – Labour Day holiday

19th March – Salaka African Drumming incursion – TBC

26th March – Australian Chamber Orchestra visit – information will be sent to relevant grades

27th March – ACO Chamber Orchestra incursion

29th March – Last day of Term 1

30th March – Star t of school holidays – no school.

16th April – Pupil free day – No School.

17th April – Pupil free day – No School.

18th April – Start of Term 2 – Children return to school on this day.

26th & 27th April – Ace-Hi Camp – places still available!

Principal's Message

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

In 2017, we have over 620 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