Koonawarra Public School provides a safe, caring and engaging learning environment for all students. We encourage our students to follow the school values of Respect, Responsibility, Personal Best and Fun.
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School Notes

If you require a school note or you have misplaced a school note, please go to the 'Curriculum & activities' tab. There you will see an array of school notes you can choose from to download.... Read more

Welcome to 2015

Welcome to Koonawarra for 2015. We will be taking new enrolments from Tuesday 27th January, which is the first day back for our staff. Students will be returning to school from Wednesday 28th January when Years 1 to 6 will... Read more

Applications for student travel 2016

From 2 November 2015, a new online SSTS application process is being introduced for schools within the Opal network, coinciding with the introduction of the School Opal card. Schools outside the Opal network should continue to... Read more

2016 school funding allocations

All NSW public schools are currently being advised of their 2016 Resource Allocation Model (RAM) funding. RAM distributes funding based on individual needs of students and schools, and gives schools greater flexibility to make... Read more

Banish sunburn

Over exposure to UV radiation from the sun in childhood or adolescence increases the risk of developing melanoma later in life. Teach your child how to apply sunscreen properly, and they'll be able to protect themselves even when... Read more

How to get your child reading this summer!

Children who thrive in school tend to have one thing in common – they enjoy reading. It doesn't really matter what your child chooses to read, the important thing for primary-school kids is to encourage them to develop the habit... Read more