Bruny Island District School is the southern most school in Australia. Surrounded by the school’s own farm and surrounding acreages, it is located in a beautiful rural setting in the town of Alonnah on South Bruny. We are privileged to work and learn in a beautiful setting near the beach on the D’Entrecasteaux Channel and with a large play area including climbing equipment a newly upgraded oval, a working garden and chickens.
The island is accessible by a 20 minute car-ferry ride.
The school is known for its strong and caring community. Supportive learning environments and staff strive to develop positive, supportive relationships with students and families alike.
Our School is a values-driven and inclusive, where everyone feels values and parent involvement is encouraged.
Our four values being chosen in consultation with students, staff and families.
Our four values are:
Caring • Respect • Responsibility • Appreciation
These values underpin our behaviour management and our teaching and learning.