Facilities and Curriculum

Through our extensive range of high quality primary school curriculum programs, our school aims to have all children develop to their full academic and social potential, within a caring, supportive and stimulating teaching and learning environment.

The staff at Spotswood believe that a child's primary school years are the MOST important of their school life. The basic skills and foundations for future learning, together with attitudes, values and, most importantly, the desire for learning, are all cultivated in this school.

Our School offers:

  • A stimulating and challenging learning environment
  • Committed and caring staff
  • Spacious, well maintained grounds and varied outdoor activity areas
  • An emphasis on Literacy and Numeracy
  • eLearning spaces including Internet for all classes, laptops and ipads
  • Energetic Physical and Sport Education Program
  • Interschool sport participation
  • Japanese LOTE (Language other than English) & Studies of Asia
  • Visual Art Program
  • Keyboard and Piano lessons (private teacher) and Guitar lessons (private teacher)
  • Leadership opportunities for students
  • Before and After School Care Programs operated by OSHClub (www.oshclub.com.au)
  • On-site Holiday Program operated by OSHClub
  • Positive recognition of children's efforts and achievements

Spotswood Primary School has invested in the award-winning online learning program Mathletics. This program is endorsed by DEECD, the Department of Education and Early Childhood Development and is helping students to enjoy maths whilst at the same time improving their results in a modern user-friendly way. The program can be accessed at www.mathletics.com.au

Each year our school participates in the Victorian Premier's Reading Challenge. Our aim is for every student to complete the Challenge. All students are given a username and password. For a list of Challenge books or to add books to your list go to www.education.vic.gov.au/prc