Our name

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.

Acknowledgment of Country has been written by our students

Acknowledgment of Country

We at North Melbourne Primary School would like to acknowledge the Wurundjeri people of the Kulin Nation.

We thank you as the traditional owners for caring for the land we learn and play on.

We promise to look after it.

Early years of Errol Street Primary School

Read  Diamond Jubilee Souvenir History Book and The early history of North Melbourne for our rich history as a centre for education in North Melbourne.

2021 Overview

North Melbourne Primary School has more than 800 students and employs 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 – 4 classes

Year 1 – 4 classes

Year 2 – 5 classes

Year 3 – 6 classes

Year 4 – 5 classes

Year 5 – 5 classes

Year 6 – 5 classes