Inspiring curious minds and
learning together

Welcome to Orchard Grove Primary School

Orchard Grove Primary School is situated at 101 Orchard Grove, Blackburn South in the City of Whitehorse. The school is in a residential area and opens onto native parklands and Wurundjeri Walk.

At Orchard Grove Primary School we are committed to providing a safe, nurturing environment that engages curiosity and promotes learning, personal growth, and the well-being for all students. 

We are very proud of our reputation as a high performing school, our dedicated staff work hard to provide a stimulating, differentiated, and relevant teaching and learning program that maximise student engagement. The students are empowered to make choices that impact their learning and relationships in a positive way. We encourage our students to be global citizens who have the capacity and responsibility to make meaningful and positive contributions to the world we live. Our community boasts a range of diverse backgrounds which gives us all the opportunity to learn from others around us.


Term 1:
Tuesday 1st February – Friday 8th April
28th & 31st January are curriculum days
Tuesday 8th February – Foundation – half day
Wednesday 9th February – Foundation – full time

Term 2:
Tuesday 26th April – Friday 24th June
30th May is a curriculum day

Term 3:
Monday 11th July – Friday 16th September
2nd September is a Professional Practice Day (No students required at school)
16th September is Three Way conferences (No students required at school)

Term 4:
Monday 3rd October – Tuesday 20th December
28th October is a curriculum day