Truganina South Primary School is a Public-Private Partnership (PPP) development in the Wyndham network area. The school caters for all year levels from P-6. The school is located on Parkvista Drive and Federation Boulevard Truganina South and the majority of the students are drawn from the local area.
The state of the art facility provides critical infrastructure that brings together the best in contemporary educational design and promotes active student-centred learning through the creation of flexible, functional spaces.
The school is a leading example of ecological sustainability, with a frog bog and a range of other utility conservation measures.
The school structure is organised around the stages of schooling. Grades are arranged in straight Preps and multi-age grades for Years 1-6.
All teachers and students work in Learning Communities to create flexible teaching options in classrooms and to better cater for the individual needs of all students. All teachers adopt a shared responsibility for all students within the Learning Community. The school upholds high expectations of all.
At Truganina South Primary School the child is at the centre and purpose of all that we do. All teachers and support staff work hard to provide a teaching pedagogy reflective of 21st Century designs, including ICT rich environments and Personalised Learning for all students.
This innovative, rich and rigorous curriculum is delivered in a positive, stimulating and challenging learning environment where every child experiences success and develops a love of life-long learning. Our students are encouraged to explore their world through inquiry learning to become thinking, informed, resilient and self-directed learners who are able to be the best they can be and contribute actively to their community. The key components of the teaching programs at Truganina South Primary School are the effective teaching of literacy and numeracy. All staff are responsible for improved student learning outcomes.
Truganina South Primary school provides high quality programs in; Performing Arts, Visual Arts, Science, Multi Media and Physical Education.
The School's Student Leadership system at Truganina South Primary School provide students from all year levels with leadership training and skill developments, and there will be many opportunities to experience positions of responsibility. Our students relish the opportunity to make decisions, take on responsibility and have an input into the direction of the school.
The relationships between the staff, students and parents are a fundamental strength at Truganina South Primary School. The school enjoys formidable Community involvement.
Parent involvement and participation in a variety of school activities are a significant feature of our school life and are actively encouraged and greatly valued. There is common community interest to work towards the provision of quality education for students at Truganina South Primary School.
In partnership with the YMCA, a long day care and a community centre are features of the school site providing community and children's services in the one location where families need them the most.
At Truganina South Primary School the child is at the centre and purpose of all that we do. All teachers and support staff work to provide a teaching pedagogy reflective of 21st Century designs including ICT rich environments and Personalised Learning for all students. Teachers and students work collaboratively in Learning Communities, to create flexible teaching options to cater for the individual needs of all students. All teachers commit to having shared responsibility of the academic success and general wellbeing of all students within the Learning Community.
It is the mission of Truganina South Primary School to provide our students with excellence in teaching and learning and to ensure that all students experience success. Through community connectedness, students develop a love of learning allowing them to become self-motivated, curious and tolerant citizens.
Relationships - Developing strong relationships with all community members
- I will speak positively to others
- I will listen to others and accept what they have to say
- I will support others in need
- I will include others and embrace their contributions
Excellence - Striving to achieve excellence in all that we do
- I will work hard to achieve my goals
- I will always do my best
- I will strive to continually improve
Acceptance - Valuing others and accepting the differences and diversities of others
- I will show compassion towards others
- I will have a positive attitude to everyone
Collaboration - Working together to achieve our goals, vision and mission
- I will work cooperatively with all members of the community
- I will value the contributions of others
- I will provide constructive feedback to other people within our community
Honesty - Being honest with the people within our community
- I will always tell the truth
- I will encourage others to tell the truth
- I will respect others that tell the truth
Truganina South Primary School is seeking applications from educational leaders who are committed to a teaching pedagogy reflective of 21st Century Designs including ICT rich environments and personalized learning for all students. We are looking for educators who are committed to their profession and will contribute to the positive culture of our school.