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.

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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

Thursday 9th November (every Thursday after school until 7th December)
– Grade 3 Science is ASE in Room 15 & 16 3:45 – 4:45pm

Friday 17th November
– Foundation Minibeasts Incursion

Tuesday 21st November
– Practice Offsite Evacuation 10.00am – 11.00am

Tuesday 21st November
– Mums & Bubs English Classes – Learning Centre

Friday 24th November
– Mums & Bubs English Classes – Learning Centre (ongoing dates: Dec 1, 8, 12, 15, 19)

Friday 24th November
– Foundation 2018 Orientation Session 1

Monday 27th November
– Grade 2 Henny Penny Hatching commences

Monday 4th December
– Grades 3/4 Wild Action Incursion

Wednesday 6th December
– Grades 3/4 BHP Big Buddies Excursion

Thursday 7th December
– Parent Helpers Morning Tea 11.00am – 11.30am (Invitation to come)

Monday 11th December
– Grades 3/4 Wild Action Incursion

Tuesday 12th December
– Grade 6 Orientation Day at their Secondary School

Monday 18th December
– This year’s students of Grades 4 & 5 Information Evening for 2018 6.00pm – 7.00pm

Tuesday 19th December
– This year’s students of Grades 2 & 3 Information Evening for 2018 6.00pm – 7.00pm

Wednesday 19th December
– Class parties 12.30pm -1.30pm

Wednesday 20th December
– Year 6 Graduation Lunch

Wednesday 20th December
– Grade 6 Graduation: 2:00pm – 3:30pm (more information to come)

Friday 22nd December
– End of Year Assembly 9.15am – 10.45am All welcome.
School finishes at 1.30pm




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

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