Principal’s Message

Maribyrnong Primary School provides a learning environment that caters to the whole child from preschool to year 6. Our motto is Quality Education, Learning for Life, A Shared Responsibility. We have high expectations for every student and our educational program provides intellectually stimulating experiences to challenge thinking, learning and promote independence. Great emphasis is placed on the core foundations of English and Mathematics, where we help each child to reach their full potential.Our school is a safe and happy place where children are valued and nurtured.

Our ongoing school beautification program ensures that our students and staff work and learn in an attractive, engaging environment that clearly expresses our values and passion for life long learning.

Parents and carers are welcome to participate in school activities through volunteering in the canteen, at school events, and within the classroom, attending school excursions or camps, assisting in the library, the School Board and fundraising events or as a member of the P&C. In accordance with the Working with Vulnerable People (Background Checking) Act 2011, volunteers in schools are now required to have a 'Working with Vulnerable Card'. For more information regarding how to apply for the free card please visit the following website (Working with Vulnerable People).

Before and After School Care is available at the school from 7:30 am to 8.45 am and 3.00 pm to 6:00 pm daily. For further information please contact Communities@Work on 1300 212 273 or visit the Communities@Work website.

Thank you for taking the time to view our website. We hope that you enjoy having a glimpse of what our outstanding school has to offer.

If you would like to learn more about our school, please call to arrange a personal tour so that you can see and feel what makes Maribyrnong Primary School a very positive learning environment.

Jennifer Howard Principal