Noranda Primary School (5635)

School Overview

Noranda Primary School is an Independent Public School catering for students from Kindergarten to Year 6. Our students are self-disciplined, resilient and respectful reflecting our school motto 'Friendship and Knowledge'.

Learning activities challenge and support students so that they have a solid foundation to lead fulfilling lives and contribute to society. We deliver an inclusive and engaging program supporting our students to achieve to their best. Our school has a strong focus on literacy, numeracy and science to ensure students are equipped and prepared for their future years. Specialist programs include Physical Education, Music, Languages other than English (Mandarin) and English as an Additional Language/Dialect.

Our teaching and support staff are experienced, dedicated and committed to ensuring each child is a successful student.

Our facilities are well maintained and include a well-equipped music room, science/art room, computer laboratory and library. Classrooms are equipped with interactive technologies and wireless internet connection. Digital technologies are utilised by teachers to engage students in their learning.

Our school encourages participation in sporting activities with interschool competitions held for cross country running, winter sports team games and athletics carnivals. Music participation is also encouraged through the school choir for interested students. Selected senior students are able to learn musical instruments through the School of Instrumental Music.

The school has many environmental programs with a local bushland group, worm farm, nursery, and paper and battery recycling highlighting the importance of environmental sustainability to our students.

Outcomes for our students are enhanced by the strong partnership between the school and the community. As the key link between the school and wider community, the School Board contributes significantly to the school decision making and strategic planning processes. The Parents and Citizens' Association is very active and supports the school considerably with the provision of resources and support for events and functions.

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