Candelo Public School

Candelo Public School staff, students and families work closely together to provide a comprehensive curriculum that fosters a love of learning; respect for self and others; and an acquisition of knowledge that will enable students to take their rightful place in their own community,and recognise their place within the wider global community. There is a consistent focus on student welfare, core values and high standards of behaviour to ensure Candelo PS is a safe and happy place where everyone has a sense of belonging. The major features of our curriculum and school culture include high academic expectations in literacy, numeracy and creativity. Other significant programs include an environmental program, inclusive creative arts and sportprograms and a strong focus on technology. The schoolstrives to achieve the goals of the Melbourne Declaration: - promoting equity and excellence - ensuring learners become successful, confident, creative and actively informed citizens. Programs are developed cooperatively with other small schools to bring a wide range of social and cultural experiences to address rural isolation factors. The school is committed to encourage active parent and community involvement in all school programs so that Candelo students, teachers and community members continue to 'Show the Way'.

Share Our Space

School spaces will be open from 8am to 5pm from 23 December 2019 to 24 January 2020 including weekends and public holidays. Roving security guards will open the gates in the morning between 7-8am and close them between 5-6pm at night.

Find out more about Share Our Space.

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