IMPORTANT INFORMATION: On site (at school) learning is back tomorrow, Friday, June 4, 2021. Please bring your Home Learning Kits including boxes, laptops, iPads, dongles and chargers when you come to school tomorrow! Covid Safe rules apply. (FOR MORE INFORMATION SEE LETTER ABOVE).
About Our School
At Ararat North Primary School our mission is to provide every student with rich learning opportunities in a happy, safe and inclusive educational setting.
Nestled within extensive native gardens, Ararat North is a modern, open-planned school located in the northern area of Ararat.
The school serves a number of families within the township and from outlying areas to the north and east of the city.
Our school’s buildings provide a stimulating learning setting. The main school structure is an attractive, open-plan design, comprising six learning areas surrounding a large central hub and an open art room. The school also has outstanding kitchen facilities, a multi purpose hall and a foyer and administration area.
Ararat North Primary School has the lowest teacher-student ratio within the city limits. We implement rigorous and consistent whole school English and Mathematics programs for all students. Our teachers work as a team to provide high quality planning and individual excellence in student learning.
At Ararat North, emphasis is placed on caring for our students, staff and community by:
- Providing a safe secure environment
- Great/staff student ratio
- Before and after school care (contact the Office for more details)
- Breakfast Club each morning
- Parent information programs
- Camps and excursions
- Volunteer programs
- Delivering a substantial, whole-school Swimming Program
- Specialist teaching programs in French, Science and Health and Physical Education