School Hours and Attendance

Students who arrive (with or without their parents) before 8:25am will be supervised in the undercover assembly area (Year 1, 2 and 3) and the senior gazebo (Year 4, 5 and 6)

The school day at Armadale Primary School will operate as follows:

8.25am – Classrooms open for students 
8.35am – Start of the school day 
8.45am – 10.45 am – Sessions 1 and 2 
10.45am – 11:05am – Recess 
11:05am – 1:05pm – Sessions 3 and 4 
1.05pm – 1.45pm – Lunch
1.45pm – 2.45pm – Session 5 
2.45pm – End of school day

Absence from school

Parents are requested to advise the classroom teacher with the reason for their child’s absence either via the Compass App or phoning the school office (9391 4500)

The Principal may also request a certificate from a medical practitioner to support the extended reason for absence of a student.

School is compulsory for students from Pre Primary to Year 6.  

If parents are planning a vacation during the school term they are asked to notify the Principal and gain acknowledgement by the school for this vacation.