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Welcome to Zeehan Primary School

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Zeehan Primary School is situated in the mining town of Zeehan on Tasmania's west coast, 150 kilometres from Burnie. The school was established in 1891 and in the town's glory days of mining Zeehan Primary School catered for over 300 students, but now with a town population of approximately 750 we have a student population of only about 55 Kindergarten to Year 6 students plus 35 0-5 children in the Launching into Learning (Tuesdays). Our Kindergarten to Year 6 students are spread between 3 classes. Our focus at Zeehan is to cater for all the needs of each of our students. The school is guided by the Learners First Framework and embraces the government's priority areas. We have a dedicated staff making a difference to the learning of the students at Zeehan Primary School.

For further information regarding Zeehan Primary School please contact the Principal or Office.

Principal: Ms Shar Woodberry

School Business Manager: Mrs Shirley Garwood

Office opening times:

  • 8:30am – 11:45am, 12:30pm – 3:30pm Monday & Friday
  • 8:30am – 11:45am, 12:30 – 4pm Tuesday, Wednesday & Thursday

Student timetable:

  • 8:30am (teachers in class) 9:00am Morning classes begin
  • 10:45am – 11am Recess time
  • 11:00am -12:30pm Session 2 Classes
  • 12:30pm – 1:15pm Lunch break/play break
  • 1:15pm – 2:45pm Afternoon classes

Kindergarten - Monday, Wednesday & Friday (normal student timetable)

  • Pre Kinder (must turn age 4 in 2017) Tuesday 9am – 10am
  • Launching into Learning for ages Birth – 4yrs Tuesday 10:30am – 12 midday.

Breakfast Club

  • 8:30am – 8:50am Mondays and Wednesdays only