The Year 5s performed a short play at the School Assembly last week that reminded students of what happens to the rubbish that is left on the oval. Unfortunately, a loveable character named Larry the Lobster choked on a zip-lock bag that was washed into the bay. He thought it […]

Larry the Lobster

Molly (5D), Jessie (5D), Archie (5K) and Ben (5K) with some of the plastic we have collected for recycling
Thank you to all those families who have been bringing in their soft plastics to be recycled in our RED recycling bin. We have collected more than 20 large garbage bags already. There is so much being brought in this week that our 90 litre bin needs to be emptied […]

RED Recycling Program Update

The Millennium Kids on a Skype call with Harvey Primary in Western Australia
Recently a group of students in Year 5 participated in a video link with Harvey Primary School in Western Australia. The link was made possible as part of our school’s involvement in the ‘Millennium Kids’ Program. The link provided the opportunity for the students to connect with a school in […]

Millennium Kids Skype with Western Australia

Drysdale Primary School marked National Tree Planting Day with the Grade 4s planting an assortment of indigenous native trees and shrubs on the bank behind the school oval. All the grade 4s and Mr Green planted some trees. We had to make sure that we followed the steps to make […]

Tree Planting Day

 A group of ten enthusiastic Grade 5 students were selected to represent Drysdale PS at the Millennium Kids “Doing Less with More” Workshop held in Geelong. The Millennium Kids is a not for profit organisation established in 1996 to help give youth a voice on issues that affect their environment and […]

Millennium Kids

Dear Parents, Grandparents, family and friends of Drysdale Primary School. DPS Parents and Friends would like to introduce to you the … The “SSS” is an opportunity for those DPS families who wish to buy or sell their second-hand school and sports uniforms, direct to other DPS families. It is […]

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