Wonthaggi Primary School is located in the town of Wonthaggi, 120 km. south east of Melbourne. Originally a coal mining town, the town is now the centre of a rich dairying, farming and tourist area.
2017 Term Dates:
Term 1: 31 January - 31 March
Term 2: 18 April - 30 June
Term 3: 17 July - 22 September
Term 4: 9 October - 22 December
Welcome to the Wonthaggi Primary School Website
Our school motto "Wonthaggi State is Great" is reflected in a strong sense of ownership by its community. Wonthaggi Primary School aims to nurture responsible, confident and caring students who have healthy self-esteem, self discipline and respect for others and their property, whilst contributing positively to society. Wonthaggi Primary School aims to develop students who are well rounded and take pride in themselves, their achievement and our school. To achieve these aims, Wonthaggi Primary School will continue to provide a happy, safe, friendly and stimulating learning and physical environment; where students are able to enjoy this part of their educational journey. Our school is open to its community and information is easily accessible. It is a place where people feel comfortable and welcome.
At Wonthaggi Primary School:
• We value a warm and caring environment where students develop to the best of their potential academically, socially, physically and emotionally.
• We value each student and encourage them to develop their confidence, self-esteem and a belief in their own ability to learn.
• We value parent and community involvement in our school.
• We value lifelong learners.
• We respect ourselves, others, our school and its community.