Illawarra Primary School
Welcome to Illawarra Primary School's website.
Illawarra Primary School is an independent Public School located in the suburb of Ballajura, approximately 27 kilometres north of the Perth CBD. Our location is on a regular public transport route and close to shops and medical centres. A before and after-school facility for students from Kindergarten to Year 6 is offered on the grounds of Illawarra Primary and is run by Camp Australia.
Illawarra Primary School provides an engaging, safe and supportive learning envrionment in which students will be able to fulfil their potential in all areas - academic, social, physical and creative; and achieve a sense of purpose and self-worth in a changing society.
Illawarra caters for students from Kindy to year 6 with an enrolment of 365 children. It attracts 50% of its children from outside its area. The school has 20% of children being of Other than English background and speaking 25 different languages, the two largest being Vietnamese and Arabic. The school has a small, 6% aboriginal population.
Illawarra provides students with the opportunity to participate in specialised programs such as Physical Education, Music including performance, guitar and brass programs, Science, Computer and Health. We utilise technology in the form of iPads across all years to engage students in a variety of learning styles. The school also has an up to date computer lab.
We pride ourselves on treating our students, staff and parents with dignity and respect.
For further information please contact us on 08 9249 1296 or send us an email via the Contact Us link.
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