Newlands Primary School

Newlands Primary School is situated in West Preston opposite the new Coburg Hill development.  Our school is proud of the role we play in our community and we take pride in our welcoming atmosphere. At Newlands, students, teachers and parents all actively participate in the learning partnerships.

Values Forum

Newlands Primary school

Newlands School Values Survey

2019 Foundation Orientation Program

Student Orientation Session 1

Thursday 1/11/2018
9:00 -10:00 a.m. Play based activities in foundation classroom

You will get to know each other and your teachers whilst doing play-based learning activities.

Student Orientation Session 2

Thursday 8/11/2018
9:00 – 10:00 a.m. Story time and tour of the school.

You will listen to an amazing story from one of the fantastic books in our school library and then tour our school.

Student Orientation Session 3

Thursday 15/11/2018
9:30 -11:30 a.m.

You will need to bring along your hat and a snack. You will be joining in with the current transition class to play outside on our amazing playground. You will also meet your 2019 Grade 5/6 buddy and join in PMP activities with them.

Student Orientation Session 4

Thursday 22/11/2018
9:00 – 10:00 a.m.

You will get to do some wonderful activities in Spanish and music. You will be ab le to go home and say hello to all your friends and family in Spanish.

Family information session

Thursday 29/11/2018

2019 Transition Class Family Information Session
6:30-7:30 p.m. in our performing arts room

Please don’t hesitate to contact Sonya O’Brien (our Student Wellbeing and Engagement contact) on 9354 2928 if you have any questions related to your child’s Orientation.

Sonya O’Brien (Student Wellbeing and Engagement)

Education Week 2018

We celebrated Education Week with a variety of activities and events. You can see images of what we did in the projects at the bottom of this page. You can also see the article which has been published on the Department of Education website about our visit to Westside Circus. Here is the link:

Our School Values

  • Respect –  Respect is respecting ourselves and treating others with consideration and understanding, respect another person’s point of view, respect the property of others and treat others fairly.
  • Resilience – Resilience is the ability to cope and thrive in the face of negative events, challenges or adversity.
  • Curiosity – Curiosity is looking at the world around and developing ones’ own ideas based on what we see and hear every day.
  • Innovation – Innovation is having the incentive to take risks, and look for new methods of solving challenging issues.

Enrolment Process

School tours can be booked by clicking on the school tour icon on this page and then adding the code pbr9t.

Please contact the school office on 93542928  to make arrangements for an appointment with our principal to discuss any inquiries for enrolment in any grade level for 2018.


Family Science Night

← LAST | Family Science Night NEXT | Newlands ‘Night Out’ → On Thursday 16th of August our school community gathered to enjoy a night of science based activities. Everyone had a fantastic night. The night could not have happened without the...

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Click on the image below to see all of the amazing photos from the Grade 3/4 Camp. (More to come)

Click on the image below to see all of the amazing photos from the Grade 5/6 Camp. (More to come)

Our school uses Sentral as the management platform. Communicate with your child’s teachers and administration easily and efficiently. Stay in touch with their achievements and educational development. Click on above image to access Sentral.


22nov(nov 22)9:00 am(nov 22)9:00 amFoundation Orientation9:00 am - 10:00 am

28nov(nov 28)4:30 pm(nov 28)4:30 pmValues Forum4:30 pm - 7:30 pm

29nov(nov 29)6:30 pm(nov 29)6:30 pm2019 Foundation Parent Information Session6:30 pm - 7:30 pm

Newlands Primary School

2-26 Murphy Street Preston West, VIC, 3072 Telephone: 9354 2928 Fax: 9350 3212 Email: BSB: 063 183 Account number: 1002 3013 – Commonwealth Bank