Mt Waverley's Best Kept Secret: Syndal South Primary School




This section of our website is focused around what is happening at the school. Here you will find information for New Families and Current Families.

Do you want to find out what is happening with School Council, Parents Association or the Fundraising/Fete Team? Then this is the section to investigate.

Peer Review

Our school was involved in a Peer Review in 2015. Follow the link to the report – Peer Report Summary – website

Strategic Plan & AIP

2016-2019_4924_Syndal South Primary School_Draft Strategic Plan 2016-2019

2016 School Annual Implementation Plan

School Strategic Plan 2016-2019

FINAL Syndal South Primary School AIP 2018

Draft Landscape Master Plan – Syndal South Primary School – REV2

Statement of Commitment to Child Safety – Statement of Commitment to Child Safety

Term Dates


Term 1: 27 January  to 24 March*

Term 2: 11 April to 24 June

Term 3: 11 July to 16 September

Term 4: 3 October to 20 December

* Each year government schools are provided with four student-free days for professional development, school planning and administration, curriculum development, and student assessment and reporting purposes. The first day of Term 1 is a student-free day in all government schools to allow for appropriate planning to take place for the arrival of students. The remaining three student-free days are determined by each individual school, so contact your school for details.

Curriculum Days for 2016

The following days will be pupil free days – Friday May 20th

These days enable our whole staff to participate in professional learning.

Out of School Hours Care will be available on Curriculum Days in 2016.


Our Fundraising Team work to raise funds for the school but also to create great community events. Keep an eye out for how you can get involved. We will be sure to include the latest information right here!


Our school newsletter is published each Thursday. If you wish to contribute to the newsletter then all information should be emailed to Marcia Collins on by 8.00am Wednesday.

At Syndal South we pride ourselves on trying to reduce our environmental footprint – we believe it is essential to Think Global and Act Local. So why not have the newsletter emailed to you or download it from the website to reduce our paper consumption.

Hall and school hire

The school hall is available for hire. All hall and school hires are approved by School Council. Download the form attached, call school 98025277 and find out if your date is available and then return the form to the school.

Hall hire rates:

– less than 5 hours – $250

– more than 5 hours – $350

Permanent hall hirers – $25-$35 per hour

School Council Agreement – Long Term Hire

School Council Agreement – Casual Hire