Our school

 

Welcome to Bonnyrigg PS 

 

By sending your child to Bonnyrigg Public School you can be assured that you have chosen a wonderful school where every child is valued. Students learn in a stimulating and challenging environment. Highly qualified and dedicated teachers inspire learning and provide quality teaching and learning programs that cater for all students. We focus on the whole child  academically, socially and emotionally. The school promotes high expectations for our children and our key aim is to ensure our students realise and achieve their academic potential.

Our school successfully meets the needs of all children in an inclusive and comprehensive manner. At Bonnyrigg Public School we have:

- Smaller class sizes ensuring that each child has the opportunity to be a successful learner.
- Exemplary programs in literacy and numeracy led by selected specialist executive. The success of these programs is shown by NAPLAN results showing outstanding growth rates.
- Specialised support for students with difficulties in learning which is widely acknowledged.
- A modern and well-resourced school with state-of-the-art technology including interactive whiteboards in every classroom, a computer lab and video conferencing facilities.
- Strong English as Second Language classes.
- Exemplary student welfare policies and programs including Peer Support and Social Skills.
- A wide variety of extracurricular activities; interschool sport, choir, drama, debating and dance including participation in Parks Area Music Festival and the Bonnyrigg Spectacular.
- Extensive transition programs which provide the best start to Kindergarten and High School.
- Fully air conditioned learning environment.


We offer many additional services including;

- An on-site preschool offering excellent programs in early learning providing first class preparation for school.
- Schools as Community Centres providing the best possible opportunities for children from birth to the age of eight.
- On-site Speech Pathologist and Occupational Therapist working with students and staff to enhance learning outcomes.
- An additional Social Worker to support students and families
- A Community Liaison Officer to assist with home school partnerships.
- A Community Language Teacher teaching Vietnamese language and culture.
- Aboriginal Education Officer implementing outstanding Aboriginal programs.


Our welcoming and friendly school community is based on strong relationships and positive partnerships between staff, students and parents. We are committed to providing a nurturing environment where the welfare of students and families is of utmost importance.

Our school motto, 'Together We Learn', directs us to achieve our personal best in a united, caring and challenging environment. The values of learning, tolerance, respect and fair play are embedded in all that we do.

We invite you to contact us for a personal tour to find out more about the great opportunities we offer.