A message from the principal
I extend a warm welcome to you and your family to Bundoora Primary School.
Bundoora Primary School is a dynamic, learning community that has at its core positive and constructive relationships where the expectations are high, learning is relevant, deep, and real, and where structure and support facilitates progress for every student. There is a strong emphasis on striving for personal best and on the holistic development of the student.
2023 Enrolments are currently open
Due to our comprehensive learning programs, excellent facilities and very committed staff, Bundoora Primary School has seen a growth in enrolments over the past few years. Whilst there are no zoning issues for our school at present, parents are encouraged to enrol their child as early as possible.
Please feel free to contact our office to enquire about enrolling, or to meet our Principal, Sherrin Strathairn.
We welcome you to contact us to arrange a private “Meet and Greet” with our Principal and Assistant Principal. Here you will hear information about our classroom structures, curriculum and specialist programs, amongst other things. Our Meet and Greet meetings are designed to be informal, casual meets for you to gain information and ask questions.
Bookings can be made by calling our office on 03 9467 2601 or via email.
At Bundoora Primary School we understand how vital literacy skills are to support all learning and use evidence-based methods to ensure all students succeed and thrive in this area. We understand that explicit and systematic teaching of fundamental knowledge and...
Bundoora Primary School is pleased to announce that a new initiative is available to Prep and grade one children enrolled at our school in 2022 - Ready to Learn. The Ready to Learn program, developed by experienced teacher Jo Jolly in 2020 in response to the Covid...
Our brand new Discovery Centre, which houses our Visual Arts Room, STEM Room and new state of the art Library, is complete and looks amazing! Our students (and staff) are enjoying being in this new space.
Bundoora Primary School
Bundoora Primary School is situated in the residential suburb of Bundoora, in the north-east of Melbourne. Bordering Gresswell Forest and Bundoora Secondary College campus, our school is also close to La Trobe University and RMIT University.
Our school’s enrolment currently stands around 300. With students from diverse backgrounds, each child’s individuality is recognised and celebrated. We seek to nurture happy and balanced children through inclusive education. Our school boasts a caring, community environment where all families feel that they belong to something special.
Our vibrant specialist programs include AUSLAN, STEM, Visual & Performing Arts and Physical Education. English as an Additional Language (EAL) program also provides opportunities for students to have further focused instruction in English.
Bundoora Primary School is proud of its Social Enterprise Program which is an important component of student learning, creating global citizens and community engagement.
Our school zone is available on findmyschool.vic.gov.au which hosts the most up-to-date information about Victorian school zones.
Students residing in our school zone are guaranteed a place at our school, which is determined on the basis of your permanent residential address.
The Department provides guidance through the Enrolment: Placement Policy to ensure that students have access to their designated neighbourhood school and the freedom to choose other schools, subject to facility limitations.
You can find more information and answers to frequently asked questions on the Department’s website under School zones