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DIMBOOLA PRIMARY SCHOOL

We strive to build a strong school community of enthusiastic learners

About Us

Dimboola Primary School serves the township of Dimboola and the surrounding district. It is the only government primary school in the town of 1,700 people situated 35 kilometres west of Horsham on the Melbourne to Adelaide road.

In 2020 the school has 5 grades with a total of 96 students. The class structure is Prep/1, Year 1/2, Year 3/4, Year 4/5 and a Year 5/6 class.

Our positive school culture is based on student engagement being the basis for learning. To support this, our school is actively engaged in developing classroom practice to ensure our teaching styles, methods and curriculum engage all students. Effective teaching, inclusive and engaging curriculum and respectful relationships between staff and students through Professional Learning Time encourage innovative teaching using DET models and Victorian Curriculum.

Our values

“We strive to build a strong school community of enthusiastic learners”

 

HONESTY in all of our actions

TOLERANCE to accept those things that are different

RESPECT for each other and our environment

RESILIENCE to bounce back when something bad happens

WISDOM to to use past experiences to guide us on future decisions

CONFIDENCE to not be afraid of making mistakes or trying something new

 

OUR PURPOSE

Dimboola Primary School believes that each child is a unique individual as well as a growing member of society. The school’s role is to assist children to develop to the fullest potential and to acquire the knowledge, attitudes and personal goals to contribute fully to society.

We aspire to provide our students with a safe, secure and supportive environment based upon teamwork, respect, flexibility and trust so that they have the opportunity to achieve their personal best in all Key Subject Areas.

Staff, students, parents and carers are all valued members of the school community, working together they provide direction for the school and contribute to the decision making process.

TOGETHER WE CAN DO GREAT THINGS

There is a strong emphasis on learning partnerships in the school. The parents at Dimboola Primary School are encouraged to be actively involved in their child’s “learning journey”. Parents and caregivers play a key role in the education of their children and we believe that students achieve their potential when there is a strong partnership between all stakeholders – child, teacher and parent.

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Location: Hindmarsh Street, Dimboola, Victoria, 3414

Telephone: (03) 5389 1270

Email: dimboola.ps@education.vic.gov.au

 

Office Hours: 8.30am – 4.30pm

Dimboola Primary School is a Child Safe School.