Nambrok-Denison Primary School staff and parents concentrate on fostering a warm friendly atmosphere where children are encouraged to achieve to the best of their individual ability and develop a life-long love of learning.
Welcome to the Nambrok-Denison Primary School website where you will find a wealth of information about our school. If you still have any unanswered questions, please feel free to contact us by phone or drop in to the school in person, to make your enquiries.
Nambrok-Denison Primary School is dedicated to high academic standards and committed to developing broad educational programs of the highest quality. The school emphasises the development of English, Mathematics and the integration of Information Technology throughout the curriculum.
Students also have access to learning experiences in the following areas:
The school offers specialist teachers for Music, Art, Library and Physical Education (through Sporting Schools) and has a Literacy Support tutor, Integration Aide, a School Chaplain, and a Principal who undertakes teaching, coaching and leadership roles.
The M.A.R.C. (Mobile Area Resource Centre) library, serving the district rural schools, is based at the Nambrok-Denison Primary School and each class has a weekly library lesson. The aim of these programs is to be purposeful, challenging and motivating, as well as ensuring that all students feel a sense of success and achievement. Our Integration and Intervention Programs cater for the needs of all students.
We are well resourced in terms of our school grounds and facilities where teaching and learning takes place in well equipped and maintained classrooms. We have a multi-purpose room, mobile computer lab with laptops and i-pads and a covered outdoor learning area. Grades 3-6 are situated in our new Senior Learning Centre which comprises 3 classrooms, 2 meeting rooms and a central shared learning space. Our Foundation, grades 1, 2 & 3 learners work in recently renovated classrooms that open out into the outdoor learning area.
Assembly is held at 3pm each Tuesday in the Senior Building and is run by our student leaders. During assembly, achievements & birthdays are celebrated, Student of the Week certificates are awarded are there is a touch of singing and dancing thrown in. Parents are very welcome to attend.
Go to our School Photo Gallery to see images of our school and facilities as well as curriculum activities.
You can keep up with important dates and events happening at our school by opening our online calendar.
If you have a Google account copying events from our Google Calendar to your Google Calendar is as simple as clicking on the event you want to save and choosing "copy to my calendar" from the pop up.
A government provided school bus currently services students at our school. More information about bus route and times can be obtained at the office.
Principal: Craig Pauwels
School Name: Nambrok-Denison Primary School
School Number: 5395
Nambrok Denison Banking Details:
Acc No: 12079096
Account Name: Nambrok Denison Primary
Start of first session: 9.15am
Morning recess: 10.45
Start of second session: 11.10 am
Lunch Supervised Eating Time: 1.10 - 1.20pm
Lunch Play Time: 1.20 pm
Start of third session: 2.00pm
School dismissal: 3.30pm
Please Note: Students who travel by bus are dismissed at 3.25 pm
Staff are on duty to supervise student arrivals from 8:30am through to 3:45pm at pick up time.
There is no Before or After School Care program.
Click here to see the the School Term Dates for the current year and future years as published on the Victorian State Governmnet Education & Training website.