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Established in 1916, Bittern Primary School is located five kilometres west of Hastings in a semi-rural setting.  It is part of the Western Port cluster of schools.

Bittern Primary School aims to provide a caring and challenging learning environment.  Our motto is ‘Enabling Success in a Changing World’.  We aim for all our students to feel safe and supported in order to achieve their best, as well as equip students with the skills, abilities and knowledge to become valued members of the community. The values of the school are embedded in the culture of the school including: Respect, Trust, High Expectations, Professional Attitude and Teamwork.

The school is focussed on improving students’ outcomes in Literacy and Numeracy.  To achieve this the staff work collaboratively as a cohesive team/s. These teams enjoy a positive culture of collegiality and support.  There is a strong sense of connectedness for the students in the school with a focus on student leadership and a dynamic Student Representative Council.

The school has utilised the resources available in a creative way to develop effective open and flexible learning spaces. The school has a broad curriculum offering and programs that encourage community participation and a variety of extra curricula activities. The school promotes health living and active lifestyles with a strong emphasis on student wellbeing. For more information please visit the school website on



Bittern Primary School

Portsmouth Road

BITTERN   3918

(PO Box 3, Bittern 3918)


Telephone:  03 59839590

Fax:            03 59838870




Acting Principal:                       Amanda McLean

School Council President:        Brooke Monck

Business Manager:                   Sue Beech