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Why choose our school?

Pittsworth State School is primary school that values and realises the importance of education within the lives of our students. Our school offers educational programs within a dependable, safe environment where every individual is valued and encouraged to belong and most importantly, to fulfill their potential.
 
Our school vision of "Literate Learners," encapsulates everything we stand for at PSS. Our expert teaching team, ensures that every child is a "Literate Learner" through the use of efficient and effective pedagogy. A "Literate Learner" can:
1) Read, write and communicate effectively and
2) Think critically
 

We develop our students and assist them to achieve through:

  • Quality teaching which focuses on ensuring that every lesson is "efficient and effective"
  • A quality curriculum from Prep to Year 6

  • A strong emphasis on the early and middle phases of learning

  • An inclusive approach catering for all students’ needs

  • An Instrumental Music program extending musical talents and interests

  • Strong community involvement

  • Supportive staff – working on delivering exciting programs

  • A dynamic Physical Education program

  • A Kitchen Garden Program

  • Access to Information Communication and Technology

  • Professional development for all our staff members

Our schools behavioural philosophy is based around the following values:

  • Be Respectful

  • Be Responsible

  • Be Safe

Pittsworth State School is open to all students, Prep to Year 6, and we value excellence, inclusiveness, participation, safety and accountability.

Our staff are leaders of learning and take an individual as well as a collective accountability for student learning. We take particular pride in offering every student the opportunity to achieve the best educational outcomes in all areas of the curriculum. Students are encouraged to be active participants in the learning process and special emphasis is placed upon the acquisition of high levels of achievement, especially in the areas of literacy and numeracy.