Why Choose Port Melbourne Primary School?

At Port Melbourne Primary School, we understand that choosing the right educational environment for your child is a significant decision. With a legacy spanning over 130 years, our commitment to excellence and innovation sets us apart. Here are a few compelling reasons why families choose Port:

  • πŸ“š Academic Excellence with a Personal TouchπŸ“š We believe in nurturing each student's unique potential. Our state-of-the-art modern learning spaces, coupled with an innovative co-teaching model, ensure that your child receives personalised attention and a curriculum tailored to their strengths. Our strong academic results speak to the effectiveness of this approach.

  • 🌿 Expansive Urban Oasis 🌿 Despite our inner-city location, our generous grounds boast multiple sporting fields, playgrounds, and tranquil areas for sensitive and passive outdoor play activities, offering the best of both worlds.

  • 🎨 Enriching Specialist Programs 🎨 Beyond our core curriculum, we offer a wide range of specialist programs, from French and STEM to Visual and Performing Arts. These opportunities allow every student to explore and cultivate their passions, fostering a well-rounded development that extends beyond the classroom.

  • 🀝 Community that Cares 🀝 At Port Melbourne Primary School, we pride ourselves on being more than just a school – we're a tight-knit community that truly values every member. We don't just enrol students; we welcome families into an extended network of support, friendship, and shared experiences.

  • πŸ‘¨β€πŸ‘©β€πŸ‘§β€πŸ‘¦ A Network of Lifelong Connections πŸ‘¨β€πŸ‘©β€πŸ‘§β€πŸ‘¦ Enrolling at Port means joining a community where friendships extend beyond the classroom. Many of our parents have formed lasting bonds with fellow families, creating a network of support that benefits both parents and students.

  • ❀️ A Warm and Inclusive Environment ❀️ The warmth that emanates from our community fosters an environment where your child will flourish both academically and personally, feeling a strong sense of belonging.

  • πŸŒ† Ideal Location πŸŒ† Positioned between the beach and Melbourne's CBD, our school offers an unparalleled setting that combines urban convenience with natural beauty.

  • πŸ•° Rich History, Bold Future πŸ•° With a history dating back over a century, we’re a central pillar of the community. Our commitment to tradition and forward-thinking innovation prepares your child for the challenges of tomorrow.

  • πŸ™‹β€β™‚οΈ Student-Centered Approach πŸ™‹β€β™‚οΈ At Port, your child is an active participant in their learning journey. Our student-led initiatives encourage leadership, creativity, and critical thinking.


By choosing Port Melbourne Primary School, you're not just choosing an education – you're choosing a community that uplifts every member, creating an environment where your child can thrive. Join us on this journey of shared growth, lasting connections, and boundless opportunities.

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