There are 6 stages of learning from Kindergarten to Year 12. Primary school covers Early Stage 1, or Kindergarten, to the end of Stage 3.
Stage 1 includes Kindergarten to Year 2 (Kindergarten is referred to as Early Stage 1).
Stage 2 includes Years 3 and 4.
Stage 3 includes Years 5 and 6.
Teaching and Learning
At FDPS our quality teaching and learning programs focus on the six key learning areas of English, Mathematics, Science and Technology, Human Society and its Environment (HSIE), Creative Arts and Personal Development, Health and Physical Education (PDHPE). Learning programs also include weekly lessons in Italian language, Information Technology, Library, art and music. Our dedicated and caring teaching staff are committed to supporting every child to achieve their best.
We have a DEC preschool on site and a support class for children with special needs. All are an integral part of our school community.
More Than Just a Name
WW1 Multimedia Project
City of Canada Bay
More than Just a Name is a collaborative multimedia project between City of Canada Bay Libraries and Five Dock Public School working with year 5 and 6 students.
These videos commemorate the legacy of those connected with the City of Canada Bay area who served in the Great War.