Traralgon (Kosciuszko Street) Primary School classrooms are well resourced and staff create a safe, inclusive and supportive environment for learning.
Our school has high quality, dedicated staff, who strive to ensure all children reach their full learning potential. The learning environment and school wide approaches seek to provide students with opportunities for choice and agency during the school day. We value the relationships with our students and their families and aim to create a strong sense of connectedness and pride in our school.
Traralgon (Kosciuszko Street) Primary School endeavors to provide engaging, safe and individualised learning opportunities for all students. Staff are committed to ongoing improvement and strive for excellence in teaching and learning at every level. The gradual release of responsibility framework (Fisher & Frey) is utilized by our dedicated staff to facilitate the delivery of lessons which build student knowledge and skills. Teachers work closely together in professional learning teams to plan curriculum and teaching sequences. This collaborative work ensures consistency of approach in lesson delivery and student expectations.
Promotion of positive behaviours which link to the school values of Responsibility, Respect, Resilience and Readiness is undertaken. School wide expectations for behaviours have been identified and included as part of the teaching program. All members of the school community work collaboratively to assist students to develop essential knowledge, skills and attitudes.
Our school is set amongst attractive and spacious grounds with extensive outdoor playing areas. Classrooms are well resourced and staff create a safe, inclusive and supportive environment for learning. We acknowledge student voice and leadership throughout the school and have a range of opportunities for students to provide input. At Kossie we develop close partnerships with our students and their families.
This website provides a broad range of information about our school. If however, you don't find what you are looking for, personal enquiries are always welcome, so please drop in to our school and or make an enquiry by phone. School tours are most welcome.
We look forward to working together with you and your child to ensure their educational journey is enjoyable and enriching.
You can download the current edition of our weekly school newsletter, "Kossie Capers" by clicking here.
Go to our Communication with Parents Page to read other school news and access the School Calendar.
There is a Kossie Parents Facebook Page which you can join online. This is a great way of keeping in touch with the school community about upcoming events and buying and selling of second hand uniform etc.
You can keep up with important dates and events happening at our school by opening our online calendar. If you have your own Google Calendar you can choose to copy events from the School Calendar to yours. When you click on an event a pop up offers you the option to "copy to my calendar".
Parents are welcome and encouraged to attend our assembly. Kosciuszko Primary School conducts assemblies to bring the students, staff and parents together to communicate upcoming events and to recognise pupil achievements. These assemblies are held in the Kossie Stadium on Monday mornings at 9.00 am. Senior students with teacher assistance, conduct this assembly.
Go to our School Photo Gallery to see images of our school and facilities as well as curriculum activities.
The School Bus Program is an extensive school bus network that provides free travel to eligible students. Students must be attending government and non-government schools and living in rural and regional Victoria. Students deemed ineligible to travel for free may access a school bus service upon payment of a fare, provided there is space available on the bus.
All new families seeking access to School Bus Program service for the first time will need to register on the Public Transpor Victoria School Bus Management System. Please refer to the School Bus Program policy for detailed eligibility and application policy.
Check the local weather using the SunSmart widget below. Overexposure to ultraviolet (UV) radiation causes wrinkles and skin and eye damage, ultimately leading to skin cancer. Children in Victorian schools must wear hats when outside in Terms 1 and 4.
Principal: Michelle Hibbert
Assistant Principal: Chelsea Granger
School Name: Traralgon (Kosciuszko St) Primary School
School Number: 4699
Click here for a list of staff positions for the current school year.
BSB Number: 313140
Account Number: 12028165
Children may enter classrooms: 8.50am
Start of first session: 9.00am
Morning recess: 11.00am
Start of second session: 11.30 am
Lunch Supervised Eating Time: 1.30pm
Lunch Play Time: 1.40pm
Start of third session: 2.30pm
School dismissal: 3.30 pm
End of Term: Children are dismissed at 1.30pm on the last day of each term unless otherwise notified.
Before school yard supervision: 8.50am - 9.00am
After school yard supervision: 3.30pm - 3.45pm
Click here to see the the School Term Dates for the current year and future years as published on the Victorian State Governmnet Education & Training website.