Your Complete Guide to Schools in Atherstone

School’s in! From early learning to high school and beyond, there are plenty of education options in and around Atherstone to suit your family.

Aspire Early Education and Kindergarten Cobblebank (childcare and kindergarten)

This purpose-built centre caters for children aged six months to six years through childcare and early education offerings. The centre is state-of-the-art with eight spacious rooms and beautiful indoor and outdoor spaces for children to learn, play, and thrive.

Location: 1 Carne Street, Cobblebank

Strathtulloh Primary School (P-6)

Built on HEART (Helpful, Excelling, Accepting, Resilient, and Trustworthy) values, the Strathtulloh Primary School strives to help each child grow into their best self. The school has dedicated spaces for performing arts, physical education, science, and a kitchen garden. Over breaktime, the school runs Auslan and photography clubs.

Location: 2 Wembley Avenue, Melton South

Melton Primary School (P-6)

With a strong commitment to the broader community, Melton Primary School is committed to fostering courtesy, pursuit of excellence, self-discipline, and ongoing life values and skills. With a purpose-built swimming pool, tennis courts, and a digital technologies curriculum, students feel inspired and motivated to learn.

Location: Unitt Street, Melton

Melton Secondary College (7-12)

A flourishing community of learners, Melton Secondary College prides itself on its ability to encourage individual development. The school encourages students to excel through athlete development programs, music lessons, various art subjects, a rugby academy, and a Japanese student exchange program.

Location: 159-211 Coburns Road, Melton West

Tertiary education

From Cobblebank Station, the heart of Melbourne is just a 40-minute V-Line train journey away. Here you’ll find various tertiary institutions, including RMIT University, The University of Melbourne, Australian Catholic University, and Victoria University. In addition, the Atherstone community can expect to benefit from local tertiary education services within the future Cobblebank Metropolitan Activity Centre*. 

And that’s not all! Coming soon to our community is St Francis Catholic Collegewatch this space.

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