Welcome to Gawler Primary Schoolss
Gawler Primary School promotes Success, Mutual Respect, Active Participation, Responsibility and Teamwork. We have a strong focus on supporting individual needs and talents in a safe, friendly environment with a balanced and relevant curriculum.
Gawler is a Reception to Year 6 Primary School located in Church Hill State Heritage area of Gawler. It was one of the first eight model schools in South Australia, built in 1877 and opened in the following year.
The original school building and other original structures are State and National Estate heritage-listed items.
Our impressive heritage building houses our extensive and welcoming library, a modern computer suite, two classrooms and a large General Purpose room where various activities and functions are held. The old Canteen is used for our Breakfast Club that runs each morning. The modern kitchen facilities are used by classes and parent groups for cooking
Arbury Park Camp 2022
The first state school to open in the Gawler area, Gawler Primary School (formerly Gawler Model School) has a proud...
Gawler Primary Mobile Phone & Device Policy
This policy provides direction to students, staff and families about managing mobile phones and other digital devices that students choose to bring to school.
Gawler Primary School boasts a range of facilities and services throughout. Our school is accommodated within a historic site yet provides a modern approach to learning and education. In comparison to other schools in our area Gawler Primary School is a small country school set in a metropolitan area.
Gawler Primary has an OSHC service run by Happy Haven held in their own OSHC space, Breakfast Club supported by KickStart for Kids, and onsite ACEO and an onsite Pastoral Care worker.
Our teachers and children have access to an expansive array of resources and several extracurricular activities. From the rich library in our heritage building to the nature play space in the south yard. We have a Lego League team and students that participate in a range of SAPSASA sports.
Take your time to explore our website and learn of all the wonderful facilities/ services we have to offer. If you would like a tour of our site please do not hesitate to contact the school to book a time.