Turramurra Public School



About our school

Turramurra Public School is situated in the Upper North Shore area of Sydney. Its name is derived from the Aboriginal word meaning 'placed on the hill'. The school is set on extensive grounds with buildings clustered at either end of large playing fields. The school caters for students K-6.

Turramurra Public School students perform exceptionally well in many endeavours and we have high educational expectations for our students. This is nurtured through positive practice, collaborative approaches and extensive opportunities. The school provides quality teaching and learning programs, outstanding band and choral programs, a K to 6 buddy program, specialist computer sessions and specialist sports program. We also offer Robotics, Student Representative Council, Chess Club, Public Speaking and Debating programs, extensive sport programs and a specialist dance program. We have a comprehensive wellbeing policy based on Positive Behaviour for Learning (PBL) that underpins a proud school culture that demonstrates the Department of Education's core values-Respect, Responsibility and Personal Best.

Our Vision

Our vision is to provide an engaging environment with high expectations; where every child thrives, is valued and achieves their personal best. 

We ignite creativity and foster confident, independent and resilient learners who make meaningful contributions within their school and the wider community.  Through communication, respect and rapport we work in partnership with our community, building trusting relationships with every student, every parent and every teacher.

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