Your Complete Guide to Schools in Harpley

Reach for the stars! Whether your child is still learning the colours of the rainbow or approaching adulthood with big dreams, here’s a complete guide to schools – from early to higher education, in and around Harpley.

Aspire Early Education and Kindergarten Riverwalk (childcare and kindergarten)

Aspire Riverwalk has nine beautiful rooms, including a nursery, toddler room, and kindergarten hubs. Each corner of the centre is designed to inspire children, including an expansive outdoor play space with a fort, train, and life-size plane. All necessities are provided, including nappies, linen, and meals, and children can participate in various extracurricular activities.

Location: 1 Exploration Avenue, Werribee

Wallaby Childcare Harpley (childcare and kindergarten)

Wallaby Childcare Harpley is a purpose-built learning paradise for the littlest members of our community. With seven beautifully fitted rooms and wraparound play spaces, every aspect of the centre is designed to give children the best start in life.

Location: 209 Black Forest Road, Werribee

Lollypop Creek Primary School (P-6)

Opened at the start of 2023, Lollypop Creek Primary School strives to create a safe, inclusive, and caring environment. Lollypop Creek implements inquiry-based learning, allowing students to actively shape their own education journey by knowing which questions to ask, working independently and collaboratively, and acting on what they’ve learned.

Location: 114 Shipwright Parade, Werribee

St Joseph’s Catholic Primary School (P-6)

The mission of St Joseph’s Catholic Primary School is to empower students to encounter the future with respect, courage, and kindness. The school offers specialist teaching areas such as environmental education, visual arts, physical education, and a kitchen garden.

Location: 50 Treeve Parkway, Werribee

Iramoo Primary School (P-6)

Established in 1978, Iramoo Primary School has excellent facilities and specialist programs in performing and visual arts, science, Spanish language, and information and communication technology, including 1:1 iPads for grades 4-6.

Location: 261-269 McGrath Road, Wyndham Vale

Wyndham Vale Primary School (P-6)

Wyndham Vale Primary School is built on respect, responsibility, and honesty. The school provides the perfect combination of high-quality education with fun events for students, delivered in a positive learning environment. Students have the opportunity to join the Junior School Council, where they can demonstrate responsibility and be a voice for other students.

Location: 85 Ribblesdale Avenue, Wyndham Vale

Wyndham Central College (7-12)

Wyndham Central College is a large government single campus secondary college situated in the heart of Wyndham. Music is an integral part of Wyndham Central College; each Year 7 student is offered introductory music lessons with instrument hire, and the college has a dedicated Music Centre.

Location: 101 Shaws Road, Werribee

The University of Melbourne (Werribee Campus)

Dreaming of helping animals? The University of Melbourne’s Werribee Campus trains the next generation of veterinarians, with a dedicated hub for teaching, research, and equine care.

Location: 250 Princes Highway, Werribee

Victoria University (Werribee Campus)

Victoria University’s Werribee Campus is part of a modern technology precinct and trade campus. The university boasts specialised facilities for teaching and research, including research centres for food science, water treatment, biomedical science, and fire safety.

Location: 235 Hoppers Lane, Werribee

And that’s not all! Walcom Ngarrwa Secondary College and Nganboo Borron School (formerly known as Lollypop Creek Secondary College and Lollypop Creek Specialist School) are coming soon to Harpley.

With this extensive list, you are spoiled for choice when it comes to education in and around our community. Want to learn more about the schools and childcare options in and around Harpley? Click here.