Our School

Chidlow Primary School Independent Public School

Welcome to Chidlow Primary School, an Independent Public School.

Chidlow Primary School is a lovely semi-rural school set amongst natural bushland in the Perth Hills, approximately 40 kms from the centre of Perth.  The school accommodates around 160 students from Kindy to Year 6.  There are seven classes with Physical Education, Science and Italian being taught by specialist teachers.  The school backs onto bushland reserves and is only minutes away from Lake Leschenaultia.

School staff are very experienced and highly committed to ensuring a quality education for all students.  Students have access to a range of natural play spaces and modern, well equipped buildings and resources.

The school motto is: Working Together and the school highly values the involvement of parents and the wider community in providing the best possible educational outcomes for all students.

School Hours

The School Office is open from 7.30am to 3.30pm.

The school day for students is from 8.50am to 3.00pm


Classrooms open 8:30am
Get Ready 8.45am
Start instruction 8:50am
 Morning recess 10:40am to 11.00am
 Lunch 12:40pm to 1:20pm
 School closes 3.00pm


Students are supervised before school in the undercover area from 8:15 – 8:30am.

Classrooms are opened at 8:30am.

Late Arrivals

Parents and caregivers must sign students in at the front office if arriving after 8:50am.

Early Departures

Parents and caregivers must sign students out at the front office if departing before 3.00pm.  Please collect a Leave Pass from the Office and then present to the teacher when collecting your child from their classroom.  Teachers are not allowed to release students without an authorised leave pass.

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