Hawthorn West Primary School

Hawthorn West Primary School is a dynamic and vibrant learning community where tradition and innovation are woven into the culture and practices of the school. The school caters for approximately 525 students from Foundation to Grade 6 in facilities that are a mix of new and old buildings. These spaces can be used flexibly and are supported by a collaborative, team based approach to teaching and learning.


19aug(aug 19)9:00 am233:30 pmBook Week9:00 am (19) - 3:30 pm (23)

23aug8:45 am3:30 pmChildren’s Book Week Awards - Dress Up Day8:45 am - 3:30 pm

27aug12:00 pm1:00 pmAustralian Girls Choir Assessment Workshop12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

27aug5:45 pm7:00 pmFoundation Story Night5:45 pm - 7:00 pm

29aug7:30 pm11:00 pmFather's Day Drinks7:30 pm - 11:00 pm

Father’s Day Drinks Thursday 29th August

It’s almost Fathers’ Day and that’s a great reason to catch up and enjoy an evening with people you know and ones you haven’t met yet. So if you hold that “important role” in a child’s life in any way please come along! We are holding the evening at the Spreadeagle...

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Children’s Book Week Dress Up Day Friday 23rd August

In celebration of National Book Week, Hawthorn West Primary will be hosting a ‘Reading is my Secret Power’ themed dress up day on Friday 23rd August. Students are encouraged to dress up as a character or important object from literature they have enjoyed. This event...

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Big Night Out Saturday 19th October

We are so excited to announce the date for this years, bigger than ever - BIG. NIGHT. OUT !!!!!!!!!!!! Saturday 19th October. We are upping the anti this year and, well, its going to be … BIG.  Bigger Venue, Bigger amounts of money to be raised & Bigger Hair !...

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Hawthorn West Primary School
Cnr Wood St and Burwood Rd
Hawthorn 3122

Tel: 03 9818 2233
Fax: 03 9818 6308


Principal: Glenys Williamson
Assistant Principal: Justine Poulter
School Council President: David Wightman
Business Manager: Linda Hudson
Administration: Millie Angliss & Jen Miller

A huge thank you to Kay & Burton for their generous sponsorship of Hawthorn West Primary School