Dunsborough Primary News

August 22, 2013 Written by

Sugito Visit

Tuesday 13th saw the arrival of 12 Japanese exchange students to our school. With origami paper and some imaginative hand signals the children were able to communicate with each other and take part in some wonderful Japanese culture. Although they were only at our school for an hour they left…
Mrs Nicholson proudly accepted an Award at Western Australian Coastal Conference held in Esperance. Bay OK Day was recognised and awarded for a research and/or educational initiative that has contributed to improvement in understanding and knowledge of WA’s coastal/marine environment. A thank you to Dunsborough Primary School for their contribution…
August 21, 2013 Written by Dunsborough PS


Mrs Meicklejohn's year 2 class have had fun at Garden Gurus inventing a new Scare-Bot (scarecrow x robot) for the vege garden. We had a great time drilling holes in the tin cans and threading the arms and legs on wire. Most of the materials have been recycled from the…
August 16, 2013 Written by

Science Week - Rockets!

Science Week 2013 had plenty of highlights! There were bubbles being blown, trees being planted, rockets flying and finally, on Friday Mr Watts built a model Tsunami. Interested in science? This event is for you! Featuring Dr Karl and Ruben the surfing scientist. When: Saturday, August 18 2012. 10:00 AM…
Dunsborough Primary School have taken our Seed for School Program and added it into their own wonderful Garden Guru & Sustainability Program. Helena Nicholson - Sustainability Leader and School Media Officer said that the children are enjoying learning where their food comes from as well as sustainability practices.Thank you for…
On Friday 9th August 2013 Dunsborough Primary School celebrated 50 years to the day since the official opening of the school in 1963. The undercover area was brightly regaled by 700 paper cranes hanging from banners on the ceiling which represented all of the current students. Attached to the backdrop…
August 13, 2013 Written by Dunsborough PS

P&C Busy Bee Clean Up a Great Success

An excellent turnout of parents on the weekend resulted in gardens being pruned and mulched, the undercover area cleaned, the junior school toilets given a spruce up, and concrete floors around the canteen and covered areas given the high pressure water treatment. Work also continued on the new garden areas…
August 13, 2013 Written by Dunsborough PS

Has Your Child Got Their School Diary?

Available from the office @ $4.00 each. An essential part of your child’s basic school equipment which they should bring to and from school every day is their school diary. Every teacher in the school from year 1 to year 7 uses these diaries to help students take responsibility for…
August 13, 2013 Written by Dunsborough PS

Our School is 50 Years Old!

Dunsborough Primary School was officially opened by the Minister of Education, Dr. T. J. Robertson 50 years ago on August 9, 1963. To celebrate reaching this significant milestone in our school’s history and to acknowledge the important role our school has played in our community over this period, a special…
August 06, 2013 Written by Louisa Chapman

Fever Fastball at Challenge Stadium

Congratulations to Emma Cattlin, Nicole Carter, Stephanie Reid, Rose Hindle, Chanel Tas and Georgia Taylor who recently completed in the Fever Fastball Competition at Challenge Stadium. The girls were selected to participate in the state-wide final at half time of the State Netball Final. The competition required them to pass…
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DPS Solar Panel Project - Video

We are excited to be able to show you the completion of our  School's Solar Panel Project in the short video below. Prou... Read more


Kindy 2020 Enrolments now open

Kindy 2020 Enrolments are now open.  If you childs date of birth falls between and including the 1st July 2015 to 30 Ju... Read more


Maggie Dent-From the Sandpit to Adulthoo…

Our Lady of The Cape Primary School Dunsborough is hosting Maggie Dent on Tuesday 12th February 2019  7.30pm Tickets $... Read more

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Dunsborough Primary School

Dunsborough Primary School is an Independent Public School located in one of Western Australia’s premier holiday locations, 240 km south of Perth. Dunsborough Primary School has an experienced staff who are committed to achieving the school’s vision and providing a high standard of education for all students.

Primary Class Times

Kindy 8.40 am – 2:55 pm
Primary & Pre Primary
School Commences 8.55 am
Morning Session 8:55  – 11:05 am
RECESS 11.05 – 11:25 am (20 mins)
Mid Session 11:25 am – 12:55 pm
LUNCH 12.55 - 1.40 pm (45 mins)
PP Afternoon 1:40 pm – 3:00 pm
Primary Afternoon 1:40 pm – 3:10 pm