LEARNING & FUN!
We believe school should be about learning and fun! We strive to make everyday a beautiful combination of both of these. We pride ourselves on creating engaging and safe learning environments and we ensuring school is full of happiness. Welcome to our website, you will find all you need to know about the school on here.
Our Vision & Values
Our vision is that all students experience high quality teaching and learning and develop into happy, confident people.
Our values underpin our vision and guide the decisions we make.
We are currently accepting enrolments for 2021. Please contact our front office on (03) 5821 3488 for all enquires. Please click on the link below to take you to our enrolment page. Here you will find out more about the enrolment process.
We have a continuos reporting system at Bourchier Street Primary School. Every learner at the school has a learning portfolio that parents have instant access to. All of our learning is mapped to the Victorian Curriculum. You can find out more about both of these below.
Seesaw: Student Learning Portfolios
News & Events
Please read (or subscribe) to our blog for school news and updates. We will also post all events on this website. Please fllow the links below.
Programs & Facilities
First and foremost we strive to make our learning environments safe and orderley. We work hard to create a welcoming atmosphere where children feel safe and willing to share. All our classrooms are designed so that students feel respected and and feel that their contributions matter.
In 2020 we have 30 straight year levels classes with low class sizes. We are able to cater for the differing needs of every single learner.
Our teachers are the best in the business! Our success and excellent achievement results is due to the fact we hav excellent teachers, please head to our staff page to learn about the great people we have here.
Our Year Levels
We believe school should be about learning and fun! We strive to make everyday a beautiful combination of both of these. We pride ourselves on creating engaging and safe learning environments and we ensuring school is full of happiness. Welcome to our website, you will find all you need to know about the school.
We believe that the best way to create confident and capable learners is to make sure they get off to the best possible start. Our Foundation Team work really ahrd to make this happen.
- Children explore the topics they love and use their interests to create new learning experiences
- Children build relationships with each other and with the wider school community
- Children engage in a play-based learning approach, which acknowledges the whole child in the Early Years which leads to better academic outcomes in both Literacy and Numeracy
- The learning environment is carefully designed reflective of the latest Early Childhood research
Intentional opportunities for students who have transitioned out of the Foundation year to further develop their identity with the wider school community.
We ensure that we build on the foundational Literacy and Numeracy concepts student have been introduced to in their first years of school. Early intervention and targeted teaching are aimed at ensuring all students achieve essential literacy and numeracy concepts that will underpin future learning.
In our 3/4 communities students build a strong sense of themselves as learners and identify strengths and areas of development for future learning.
- Collaborative learning is a focus, providing explicit teaching and learning opportunities to promote these essential skills
- A Growth Mindset is created; encouraging each student to reach their full potential and seek challenges in their learning
- Students are provided with learning opportunities to expand on known ideas through imagining possibilities and connecting ideas
- Students are encouraged to think like authors, mathematicians, scientists and sports specialists as they take risks and create new learning
Our 5/6 community work hard to promote the idea that we are all leaders and have the ability to lead our own learning. We challenge each other to be the best learners we can be. We recognise, accept and create opportunities to drive our own learning. We demonstrate leadership and promote student voice and are constantly reflecting on our thinking and learning.
1-19 Bourchier Street,
M-F: 8:45am – 3:15pm
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Meet our kids…
“I enjoy being challenged and I know I have lots of people that can help me, at one stage today I had three teachers in my class helping at the same time.”
“I have learnt so much this year and have made such great friends. The teachers make the classes fun and there is so much to do outside. Also, the Assistant Principal is the best! He is such a legend!”
“I loooove this school…For real.”
Before and after School programs
CHILD SAFE POLICY
Bourchier Street Primary are committed to the safety and wellbeing of all children and young people. This will be the primary focus of our care and decision-making. We are committed to providing a child safe environment where children and young people are safe and feel safe, and their voices are heard about decisions that affect their lives, we have a zero tolerance for child abuse.