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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Upcoming Events


Friday 25th May – Inter-school Cross Country at Tatterson Park Keysborough. For qualified students.

Thursday 29th May – Grade 3 & 4 Melbourne CBD Excursion.

Wednesday 30th May – A support session for parents needing assistance in logging into SENTRAL to book parent teacher interviews for their child/children.

Monday 4th June – CERES Excursion for Grades 56C, 56D & 56G

Tuesday 5th June – CERES Excursion for Grades 56A, 56B, 56E & 56F

Friday 22nd June – Yearly Reporting Meeting to the School Community – See information in the Principals report on page one of this Newsletter.

Tuesday 26th June – Parent Teacher Interviews – held in your child’s classroom.

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 2018, we have over 630 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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