The vision at Seaholme Primary School is ‘Success for All’. The school aims to provide a stimulating, creative and challenging learning environment where students achieve their personal best. They are supported to grow socially, emotionally and academically and become lifelong learners. The core purpose of the school is to provide a comprehensive education for all students through educational programs that are engaging, relevant and meaningful, enabling students to develop respect for themselves and others in the global world. The school strives to provide a robust educational experience for all students through effective communication, strong teamwork and the application of a range of purposeful teaching strategies.
The Seaholme Primary values are:
Respect: Valuing the opinions of others, active listening, following the school rules, accepting diversity
Inclusiveness: Creating and maintaining a safe and inclusive community, responding sensitively and appropriately, acknowledging diversity, equal opportunities
Honesty: Promoting an honest and ethical school community where students have pride in themselves
Individuality: Setting high expectations, developing personal learning goals, commiting to lifelong learning, acknowledging strengths.
Social – Community and Demographics
Seaholme Primary School was established in 1929 and is situated in the south west of Melbourne in the bay side suburb of Altona. The area is well established and the school has a current enrolment of 283 – increasing to 330 in 2015.
The school is held in high regard within the community with as many as 60% of students attending from outside its zone.
Our buildings are modern with the main building comprising 9 spacious classrooms; art room; bright, well equipped music room; multi-purpose hall; canteen, staff room and efficient administration area. This building is complimented with a new building completed in 2010 comprising of five classrooms, a large open learning space and library. Our before and after School Care programs (O.S.H.C.) operate from our multi-purpose hall.
A large grassed oval, covered verandas; outdoors stage area, several modern playground structures and hard, painted paved areas provide a variety of opportunities for children’s play.
We invite you to come and take a look at our school.