About our school

Virginia Primary School is a preschool to year 6 school located in the township of Virginia, approximately 30km from the centre of Adelaide.

Virginia Primary is guided by the principles of setting high expectations, ensuring our teaching practice has a strong evidence base, providing quality feedback to students that supports them in moving their learning forward, being explicit about our teaching and learning, and providing a relevant and engaging curriculum.

The school has a strong culture of positive wellbeing based on school values of caring, respect, fairness, achievement and diversity. High expectations of student academic achievement are embedded in the school culture with effective intervention in place for students requiring extra support.

Current enrolments

Our School currently has 352 enrolled students

Our vision

Our goal as a school is to enable young people to develop and acquire the skills to thrive in, and contribute to, the global world.

Our values

  • Caring – Speaking and behaving kindly, considering other people’s feelings, helping others.
  • Respect – Behaving politely towards others, not putting others down, looking after our school environment and property.
  • Fairness – Sharing, taking turns, playing and working by the agreed rules, including others, taking the time to listen to others.
  • Achievement – Trying hard, being persistent to keep improving and learning at your level, setting goals and feeling proud when you have been successful in reaching your goals.
  • Diversity – Valuing the similarities and differences in all people. Being confident and proud of who you are.


“The learning experience at Virginia Primary School is of high quality where everyone cares about one another. There’s full support from the teachers, who encourage and challenge my children to always do their best.”

Anonymous Parent

Parent of Virginia Primary School Student