Our School

The school has a strong sense of local community with the majority of  students drawn from the hills area. The local community has  traditionally taken a keen interest in the school and been significantly involved in day to day operations and future development.

The  school has established strong links to the local pre-school and  encourages sharing of resources. Currently at 204, enrolments have  remained stable at around 200 for the past 14 years.

The school has a  dedicated, professional staff team with a strong commitment to the  provision of high quality education.



Mount Dandenong Primary School features up to date computers and iPads in each classroom offering a range of software and app teaching opportunities across all curriculum areas.  Children will experience working with computers from Prep through to Grade 6.

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Our Curriculum

Strong Literacy and Numeracy programs underpin our academic success while programs including Performing Arts, Environmental Studies, Healthy Lifestyles, Physical Education, Creative Arts, Science, ICT and Values give every child the opportunity to develop their confidence and skills in a wide range of areas.


About MDPS

Nestled amongst the tall eucalypts, Mount Dandenong Primary Schoolis a hidden treasure of the Dandenongs. The 205 students thrive in a well maintained environment that is happy, safe and stimulating.