Mawson Primary School opened in 1968 and has provided the local community with high quality education for 46 years.

Mawson Primary School offers:

  • Purpose built Environmental Centre with specialist teacher
  • Positive human relationships are developed through the explicit teaching of values and social skills
  • Designated Mandarin language learning classrooms for our bilingual and LOTE programs
  • Mawson Preschool located in the school buildings
  • Before and After School Care service is located in the school buildings
  • Spacious classrooms, with interactive whiteboards, wireless connection and students have access to IWBs,  Mac Books and iPads.
  • Academy of Science’s Primary Connections program and winning entries in the annual ACT Science Fair
  • Instrumental Music Program-Recorder Band for years 4 &5 with specialist music teacher
  • Guitar and ukulele music programs for years 3 to 6
  • Particiation by years 3-6 in ACT Rostrum Competition
  • Interschool sporting opportunities such as AFL, cricket and touch football.
  • Bilingual, Chinese/ English, private childcare facility for children from birth to 5 years of age is located within school grounds

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Welcome Back

Welcome back to 2016!

Children (and teachers!!) have returned with great enthusiasm for learning - and all a little bit taller!

We look forward to having your child's class placement confirmed this afternoon.

If you have any queries, please don't hesitate to make an appointment to speak with Amanda Andrews - Principal or Lauren Richardson - Deputy Principal.

Posted on 03 Feb 2016


Last P&C meeting for the year

P&C meeting (last of the year) to be at 6-8pm on Tues Dec 1st in the Environmental Centre. The whole family is welcome, so bring a snack! It will be nice to celebrate the last year's worth of success and to enjoy planning the fun for next year.

Posted on 26 Nov 2015


School Concert

We look forward to seeing many of you at our annual school concert on Friday 27 November. Please arrive at 1.15pm for a 1.30pm start. Seats will certainly fill up quickly!

Posted on 25 Nov 2015


Preschool Christmas Raffle

Preschool is running a Christmas Raffle with great prizes! Money and ticket stubs are due back on Tuesday 1st December, or Thursday 3rd December.
Thanks for your support! 

Posted on 17 Nov 2015


Information Nights

What a wonderful turn out for our Preschool and Kindergarten Information night last night! We know that 2016 is going to be wonderful!

If you were not able to make it, please contact the front office for important documents that need to be returned.


Posted on 13 Nov 2015

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