The school is located in the riverside suburb of Applecross, approximately 7 kilometres south of Perth. It has approximately 565 students from Kindergarten through to Year 6. Applecross Primary School is an Independent Public School.
Our staff are experienced, highly qualified and abreast of new educational trends. Their excellence is reflected through regular nominations for the Premier’s Teacher of the Year Awards and by the number of Level 3 class teachers. The school has a strong academic focus and is highly regarded within our local and wider community.
Is to strive for excellence in all that we do and to embrace strategic and visionary thinking. We innovate and apply exemplary practice, research and planning to best support each child’s learning experience and achievements.
At Applecross Primary together we value:
We act with respect, honesty, care, and compassion.
We inspire all children to do their best through discovery, opportunity and challenge.
We welcome and celebrate our variety of backgrounds, abilities, needs and talents.
We nurture our students to become confident, happy, responsible, active citizens capable of making quality decisions now and in the future.
We believe specialist programs are an important and vital contribution to our students “whole child” development. Hence, all students will receive tuition in Music, Art and French (Yrs 3 – 6) and Physical education from specialist teachers. The school also has instrumental music teachers offering weekly tuition for selected students in years 3 – 6. Students from Year 1 to 6 participate in Morning Fitness starting at 8:45am every day (weather providing). Enrichment support programs are provided to selected students in priority areas including literacy, numeracy and physical education on a regular basis.
Our School Chaplaincy and Student Welfare Program was funded by the Australian Government Department of Education under the National School Chaplaincy and Student Welfare Program. Click HERE to learn more.
|Years 1 – 6||Mon, Wed, Thur, Fri||Tues|
|Morning Recess:||10:45 – 11:05am||10:45 – 11:05am|
|Lunch:||12:35 – 1.20pm||12:35 – 1.20pm|