North Melbourne Primary School is steeped in history.

Formerly Errol St Primary School and fondly knows as ‘Errol Street’,

the original building dates back to 1874.


North Melbourne Primary School has more than 800 students and employ 80 staff. We provide rich and varied learning environments for our students and have passionate teachers providing the following learning programs: Art, AUSLAN, Digital Technologies, Drama, EAL support, Italian, Literacy, Mathematics, Music, PE, Stephanie Alexander Kitchen and Garden Program, Science and the Victorian High Ability Program.

Our grade structure is currently as follows:

Prep – 6 classes

Year 1 – 6 classes

Year 2 – 6 classes

Year 3 – 5 classes

Year 4 – 5 classes

Year 5 – 5 classes

Year 6 – 5 classes


Read  Diamond Jubilee Souvenir History Book and Errol Street – The first hundred years 1857 -1957 for our rich history as a centre for education in North Melbourne.