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Yarra@Home - Our one-stop landing page for all parents and students!

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Term 2 Before and After School Care!

Yarra is partnering up with TheirCare to look after your child before or after school and during the holidays! Please see the poster for more details.

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Adam Bandt's YPS Experience

Adam Bandt, Federal Member for Melbourne visited our school in 2019. Adam was so impressed he spoke in Parliament of the amazing work of our students and teachers. Go Yarra P.S!

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Welcome to Term 1 2020!

Welcome back families!

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Yarra Primary is an 'Influence' School

We are very excited to announce Yarra Primary School has achieved the top Department of Education and Training category this year for school performance this year.  

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Live with Zest!

Supporting The Wellbeing of our Transitioning Prep Families With Canine Assisted Education

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'Curious about what parents imagine for YPS's future?'

School Council member Ayla has written a report on our very successful parent community forum held in November. Click on 'Read more' for her comprehensive summary.  

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Welcome to Yarra Primary School

Originally opening the doors to the community as Richmond North Primary School in 1888, Yarra Primary School (YPS) is a co-educational State Primary School proud to be recognised as an integral part of a continually changing community.

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Suessical Jr.-Yarra Whole School Production

Suessical Jr Yarra Primary School's Whole School Performing Arts production was a spectacular success!

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University of Melbourne Professors Visit Yarra

Recently, Professors Lindsay Oades (Director, Centre for Positive Psychology) and Jan van Driel (Associate Dean of Research) from the University of Melbourne visited Yarra Primary School.

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Yarra Primary Supporting Local Community

Yarra Primary Junior School Council is thrilled to announce the recent Yarra PS food drive was a huge success. Thank you to our whole school community for donating 350 kilograms of pasta, flour and canned foods. 

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Promoting A Mathematical Mindset Parent Workshop

Following a highly successful Parent Information Evening we invite you to participate in our survey on math's mindsets. All responses are anonymous. 'Read more' for the link

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Yarra Primary School is accredited under the Department of Education and Training’s CRICOS registration (CRICOS provider name and code: Department of Education and Training, 00861K). For further information refer to 


Yarra Primary School acknowledges Aboriginal Traditional Owners of Country throughout Victoria and pays respect to their cultures and Elders past, present and emerging.